Come visit us
THE ZOO IS OPEN DAILY FROM 9 A.M. TO 5 P.M.
Zoo buildings close at 4:45 p.m.
The Zoo is closed only on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.
Tips for Your Zoo Experience!
What TO Bring
Guests are welcome to bring in personal coolers with outside food and drink. Open-air cooler storage is available by the Jungle Gym playground.
What NOT to Bring
For the safety of our animals, please refrain from bringing pets, plastic lids or straws, glass containers, alcoholic beverages, grills and balloons of any kind.
For the safety of our guests, radios or boomboxes, skateboards, roller skates, Heelys or other wheeled shoes, inline or roller blades, frisbees, bicycles and other sports equipment are not allowed.
Firearms are prohibited on Zoo grounds.
By state law, smoking is not permitted in zoological parks, including electronic cigarettes or vaping devices. Please refrain from smoking on Zoo grounds or parking lot.
Our animals are on special diets. Please do not share your "treats" with them. This includes all animals that live at the Zoo, even squirrels, peacocks and birds. We have regularly scheduled animal feedings (i.e., Giraffes and Lorikeets) for your convenience.
To retrieve lost items or turn in found items, please go to the Guest Relations office at the main entrance.
Please leave your pets at home. If you chose to bring "Spot" with you, the Zoo offers an area to house pets for a small fee during your visit.
Before entering the Zoo, please check in your guide animal(s) at the Guest Relations office located in the Zoo's Global Plaza.