Welcome to the Louisville Zoo
Zoo Hours - Open Daily Year Round
September 2013 - March 14, 2014
The Zoo is open daily 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(stay until 5 p.m.)
Starting March 15, open daily 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. (stay until 6 p.m.)
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Exhibits & Animals
Click here for a list of our exhibits and animals collection.
(Updated on 3/3/14)
- The Beargrass Trading Company Gift Shop located in the Zoo's Front Plaza is temporarily closed for remodeling. We apologize for any inconvenience but look forward to serving your needs with a newly-redesigned shopping experience.
- Please check the following items for winter changes and schedules now through March 14: Rides and Attractions, Pricing, Dining, Shopping.
- Glacier Run Bear and Seal and Sea Lion training and Tiger Tundra demonstrations are postponed until further notice.
The Zoo recommends the following resource for online maps and driving directions: Yahoo! Maps.
Out of Towners
The Louisville Zoo is the state zoo of Kentucky and a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Our collections, which include botanical gardens, are accredited by the American Alliance of Museums (AAM) and by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), which is building North America’s largest wildlife conservation movement by engaging and inspiring over 175 million visitors and their communities to care about and take action to help protect wildlife.
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