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Today at the Zoo

The Louisville Zoo is OPEN today.

Enter 10 a.m. – 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.

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

Purchase in advance for discounts!


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ANIMAL VIEWING SCHEDULE

Zebra Baby Foal Usually on exhibit from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Weather permitting) ON EXHIBIT
Elephant Mikki and Fitz  Weather permitting. ON ROTATION
Sloth Exhibit ON EXHIBIT
Juvenile Gorilla Kindi & Family Gorillas are on rotation in the sanctuary and outdoor exhibit spaces ON ROTATION
Pygmy Hippo ON EXHIBIT
Komodo Dragon Romulus is on exhibit in the outdoor HerpAquarium habitat. ON EXHIBIT
Cuban Crocodile OFF EXHIBIT
Aldabra Tortoise ON EXHIBIT
Red-tailed Monkey OFF 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

Boma African
Petting Zoo
Open 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Hours may vary; depending on staffing, weather, and attendance.  OPEN
Butterflies n’ Blooms Open 10:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.  Hours may vary; depending on staffing, weather, and attendance.  OPEN
Camel Rides Open 10:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.   Hours may vary; depending on staffing, weather, and attendance. OPEN
Carousel Open 10:30 a.m. – 5:45 p.m.  Hours may vary; depending on staffing, weather, and attendance.   OPEN
Kaman’s Art Open 10:00 a.m.  Hours may vary; depending on staffing, weather, and attendance. OPEN
Lorikeet Feeding Open 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Hours may vary; depending on staffing, weather, and attendance.   OPEN
Ropes Course Open Weekends Only 10:00 a.m. – 5:15 p.m.  Hours may vary; depending on staffing, weather, and attendance. CLOSED
Splash Park Closed for season. Learn more. CLOSED
Wallaroo Walkabout Open 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  Hours may vary; depending on staffing, weather, and attendance.   OPEN

 

ANIMAL PRESENTATIONS

Glacier Run with seals and polar bear
10:15 a.m. Islands Mammal Keeper Chat ON SCHEDULE
10:30 a.m. Seal & Sea Lion Training Demonstrations ON SCHEDULE
10:45 a.m. Meerkat Keeper Chat CANCELED
11:45 a.m. Amur Tiger Keeper Chat ON SCHEDULE
Noon Hyacinth Macaw Keeper Chat (Islands area) ON SCHEDULE
1:30 p.m. Pelican Keeper Chat CANCELED
2:00 p.m. Seal & Sea Lion Training Demonstrations ON SCHEDULE
2:15 p.m. Gorilla Keeper Chat ON SCHEDULE
2:45 p.m. Giraffe Keeper Chat CANCELED
3:15 p.m. Elephant Keeper Chat ON SCHEDULE
3:45 p.m. Seal & Sea Lion Training Demonstrations ON SCHEDULE
4:00 p.m. Aldabra Tortoise Keeper Chat (Sun, Mon, Tues & Wed) ON SCHEDULE
4:00 p.m. Komodo Dragon Keeper Chat (Thurs, Fri. & Sat)
ON SCHEDULE
5:00 p.m. Islands Mammal Keeper Chat ON SCHEDULE

 

FOOD & BEVERAGE LOCATIONS

Food at Louisville Zoo

African Outpost Africa Zone OPEN (10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)
Now offering mobile ordering at LouZooEats.com!
Kentucky Canteen Main Plaza OPEN (9:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.)*
Snack Shack Africa Zone CLOSED*
Bomassa Soft Serve Africa Zone OPEN (10:30 a.m. – 5:45 p.m.)*
Dippin’ Dots Gorilla OPEN (10:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.)*
Kooka Coolers  Australia Zone OPEN (10:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.)*
Wild Burger Australia Zone CLOSED*
Lakeside Smokehouse Deck by MetaZoo CLOSED*
Dippin’ Dots Australia Zone OPEN (10:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.)*

*Times may vary based on weather, staffing, and attendance.

SHOPPING OPTIONS

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

Main Plaza Gift Shop  Main Plaza OPEN (10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.)
Main Plaza Outdoor Gift Shop Main Plaza OPEN (10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)*
Congo Trading Post Gorilla Sanctuary CLOSED*

Groups Visiting Today

 

Group  Location Time
Eurofins Genomics Picnic (Private Event) Oasis Tent 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

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