Today at the Zoo!

The Louisville Zoo is OPEN TODAY,
Sunday, April 21, 2019.
10 a.m. until 5 p.m. (stay until 6 p.m.)

These schedules are posted before the Zoo opens at 10 a.m.
Planned schedules are all subject to change during the day as they are based on the cooperation of animals, weather and Zoo maintenance.

ANIMAL VIEWING SCHEDULE

Gorilla Kindi looking into camera

Young Gorilla Kindi & Surrogate Kweli Gorilla Forest  is a rotational exhibit, so gorillas can move in and out of exhibit spaces throughout the day ON EXHIBIT
MetaZoo Discovery Center OPEN
Rockhopper Penguins Exhibit under major renovation. OFF EXHIBIT
Little Penguins Closed for the Nesting Season. OFF EXHIBIT
Amur Tigers ON EXHIBIT
Steller’s Sea Eagles OFF EXHIBIT
Snow Leopards New Snow Leopard Pass exhibit ON EXHIBIT
Colobus Monkeys ON EXHIBIT

The animal exhibit schedules above are updated before the Zoo opens at 10 a.m. each morning and are subject to change without notice. Animal viewing is dependent on the cooperation of animals, weather and Zoo maintenance.

RIDES AND ATTRACTIONS STATUS

blue train with bow

Boma African
Petting Zoo
OPEN
Carousel OPEN
Train Temporarily Unavailable CLOSED
Lorikeet Feeding Temperature must be above 55 degrees OPEN
Butterflies n’ Blooms Open May 18 – Sept. 30, 2019 CLOSED
Camel Rides OPEN
Camel Feeding OPEN
Splash Park Opens May 25, 2019 CLOSED
Pony Rides OPEN
Ropes Course OPEN

 

ANIMAL PRESENTATIONS

Glacier Run with seals and polar bear

The Louisville Zoo offers daily animal talks, demonstrations and programs throughout the day.  Activities are seasonal and subject to the cooperation of animals, weather and Zoo maintenance.

10:15 a.m. Islands Mammals Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
10:30 a. m. Seal & Sea Lion Training Demonstrations ON SCHEDULE
10:45 a.m. Meerkat Enrichment and Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
11 a.m. Elephant Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
11:15 a.m. Polar & Grizzly Bear Training Demonstration ON SCHEDULE
11:30 a.m. Giraffe Feeding
(Tuesdays are Keeper Talks Only)
ON SCHEDULE
11:45 a.m. Snow Leopard Keeper Talks ON SCHEDULE
Noon Pygmy Hippo Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
12:15 p.m. HerpAquarium Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
12:20 p.m. Colobus Monkey Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
1 p.m. Islands Bird Trail Talk
(Saturdays & Sundays Only)
ON SCHEDULE
1 p.m. Camel Feeding ON SCHEDULE
2 p.m. Seal and Sea Lion Training Demonstration ON SCHEDULE
2:15 p.m. Gorilla Forest Food Toss or Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
2:30 p.m. Giraffe Feeding
(Tuesdays are Keeper Talks Only)
ON SCHEDULE
2:30 p.m. HerpAquarium Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
2:45 p.m. Polar and Grizzly Bear Training Demonstration ON SCHEDULE
3 p.m. Colobus Monkey Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
3 p.m. Maned Wolf Keeper Talk CLOSED
3:15 p.m. Meerkat Enrichment and Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
3:30 p.m. Elephant Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
3:45 p.m. Seal and Sea Lion Training Demonstration ON SCHEDULE
4 p.m. Snow Leopard Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
5 p.m. Islands Mammals Keeper talk ON SCHEDULE

FOOD & BEVERAGE LOCATIONS

Food at Louisville Zoo

African Outpost  Africa Zone OPEN
Kentucky Canteen  Main Plaza OPEN
Wild Burger  Australia Zone OPEN
Bomassa Soft Serve  Africa Zone OPEN
Dippin Dots Gorilla OPEN
Dippin Dots  Splash Park OPEN
Dippin Dots  Camel CLOSED
Kooka Coolers  Australia Zone OPEN
Lakeside Grill  Deck by MetaZoo OPEN
Snack Shack  Africa Zone OPEN

SHOPPING OPTIONS

Gift Shop at Louisville Zoo

Main Plaza Gift Shop  Main Plaza OPEN
Congo Trading Post  Africa Zone OPEN
Glacier Run Shop  Glacier Run CLOSED
Splash Park Kiosk  Australia Zone CLOSED