Zoo Visit GuidelinesKnow Before You Go

We are open to the public daily from 10 am to 4 pm. All visitors and members will be required to make reservations online in advance, no walk-ups at this time. Some exhibits and attractions may be closed. Take a look at what you can expect on your next Zoo visit.

Donate NowEmergency Operating Fund

We are working hard to ensure the safety of our visitors, staff and animals by limiting the number of guests each day. However, that means less dollars coming in to support programs and services. Your donation TODAY is matched $ for $ thanks to a generous community donor.

From the Zoo BlogNo Scaling Back for These Exams

December 2, 2020 - From gathering physiological data such as body weight, complete blood counts and biochemistry profiles to conducting advanced diagnostic imaging such as radiographs (x-rays) or ultrasounds, every animal at the Zoo undergoes routine veterinary visits for wellness examinations. Just as the … More »

Now VirtualBehind-the-Scenes Adventures

Did you know that you can mingle with a giraffe, meet a tortoise or chill with a sloth? Interested in seeing our new reptiles up-close? Learn more about our 12 different behind-the-scenes tours.

Party AnimalsBirthday Parties

The party never ends with our new Birthday Party Packages and Virtual Birthday Parties! Your birthday boy or girl will have a wild time with a Zoo birthday party. We’ll handle all the details, just bring the birthday kid and cake!

ExperiencesExplore Tours

Enhance your Zoo visit with an exclusive walking tour led by a knowledgeable and engaging Zoo educator. Learn more about wildlife conservation or the science of the Zoo on a 90-minute walking tour, and get a glimpse behind the scenes at some of your favorite areas of the Zoo.