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Today's hours:9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Zoo Lights:4:30 to 9 p.m.
Plan your visit
Winter daytime hours: The zoo is closed Tuesday through Thursday except for school winter break. Today's hours are listed at the top of this page or under the menu button on mobile. The last timed entry is typically 90 minutes before the zoo closes - you must buy tickets online to guarantee availability. All days and hours are subject to change.
Timed tickets must be reserved in advance online
Timed admission tickets must be reserved online in advance, including member admissions. All guests, including children under 2 years old, must be included in the reservation. Tickets are available up to 10 days in advance.
Please arrive at the zoo within 10 minutes of your scheduled time. If you arrive outside of your time, you may need to wait for the next available entry time.
Each named member, child, infant or guest must have their own ticket. All named members must show a photo identification along with their ticket when entering the zoo (membership cards are not required at entry).
All children and guests must arrive with a named member. Additional guests may not be substituted for named members.