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Today at the Zoo

The Louisville Zoo is OPEN TODAY.
Enter 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (stay until 5 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.

Today’s prices are the same online and at the gate.

Purchase in advance for discounts!


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ANIMAL VIEWING SCHEDULE

During the Zoo’s initial opening phase, some areas may be closed to promote social distancing.

 

Elephant Mikki and Fitz On rotation at the elephant exhibit in Africa
ON EXHIBIT
Sloth Exhibit ON EXHIBIT
Juvenile Gorilla Kindi & Family Gorillas are on rotation in the sanctuary and outdoor exhibit spaces ON ROTATION
Pygmy Hippo OFF EXHIBIT
Komodo Dragon OFF EXHIBIT
Cuban Crocodile Temporarily closed for maintenance OFF EXHIBIT
Aldabra Tortoise OFF EXHIBIT
MetaZoo Discovery Center OPEN

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

During the Zoo’s initial opening phase, some attractions may be closed to promote social distancing.

Boma African
Petting Zoo
Hours may vary; depending on staffing, weather, and attendance.   OPEN
Butterflies n’ Blooms Closed for the season. CLOSED
Camel Rides Closed for the season. CLOSED
Carousel Closed for the season. CLOSED
Kaman’s Art Closed for the season. CLOSED
Lorikeet Feeding Hours may vary; depending on staffing, weather, and attendance.  Temperature must be 50° or above. 12 p.m. –
4 p.m.
Ropes Course Closed for the season.   CLOSED
Splash Park Closed for the season. CLOSED
Wallaroo Walkabout Hours may vary; depending on staffing, weather, and attendance.   OPEN

ANIMAL PRESENTATIONS

Glacier Run with seals and polar bear

To help safeguard the health of our guests animal presentations have been cancelled until further notice. Look for signs on grounds with a QR code to watch virtual animal presentations at any time!

10:30 a.m. Seal & Sea Lion Training Demonstrations ON SCHEDULE
2 p.m. Seal & Sea Lion Training Demonstrations CANCELED
3:45 p.m. Seal & Sea Lion Training Demonstrations ON SCHEDULE

FOOD & BEVERAGE LOCATIONS

Food at Louisville Zoo
During the Zoo’s initial opening phase, some locations may be closed to promote social distancing.

African Outpost Africa Zone OPEN (10:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
Now offering mobile ordering at LouZooEats.com!
Kentucky Canteen Main Plaza CLOSED*
Snack Shack Africa Zone CLOSED*
Bomassa Soft Serve Africa Zone CLOSED*
Dippin’ Dots Gorilla CLOSED*
Kooka Coolers  Australia Zone CLOSED*
Wild Burger  Australia Zone CLOSED*
Dippin’ Dots Australia Zone CLOSED*
Lakeside Smokehouse Deck by MetaZoo CLOSED*
*Times may vary based on weather, staffing, and attendance.

SHOPPING OPTIONS

Gift Shop at Louisville Zoo
During the Zoo’s initial opening phase, some areas may be closed to promote social distancing.

Can’t make it to the Zoo? Shop in our online store here!

Main Plaza Gift Shop  Main Plaza OPEN (10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)
Main Plaza Outdoor Gift Shop Main Plaza CLOSED
Congo Trading Post Gorilla Sanctuary CLOSED

Groups Visiting Today

 

Group  Location Time

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