Welcome to the Louisville Zoo
Spring is Here!
Now through Labor Day, the Zoo is open 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. (exit by 6 p.m.)
Summer Twilight Hours begin in June: Thursday-Saturday, June & July, the Zoo is open until 7 p.m. (stay until 8 p.m.)
On May 19, Imagination comes to life as children can meet their favorite storybook characters from Curious George to Clifford.
We need your help to name our baby Hartmann's mountain zebra. Submit your favorite name from May 13 - May 26. Zebra baby naming contest sponsored by Floyd Memorial Birthing Center.
Special Notifications (May 17, 2013)
Train and ZooTram Shuttle are not currently running
- School field trips are heaviest 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in May while schools are in session.
The Zoo recommends the following resource for online maps and driving directions: Yahoo! Maps.
Out of Towners
Exhibits & Animals
Click here for a list of our exhibits and animals collection.
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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