Today’s programs and events
- Animal activities: 9:45 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Giraffe feeding deck open on Saturdays and Sundays—see the feeding deck page for hours and updates.
- Special events
- Book a wild connection or behind-the-scenes tour here
- Please note: Animals have access to indoor areas and may not be visible during cold weather.
Train and carousel
- The zoo train runs daily until November 21 with the exception of November 12 and 13.
- The carousel runs daily, weather dependent, beginning at 11 a.m.
Construction or accessibility notes
Animal habitats closed while we complete the final community-funded bond projects:
- Orangutans: Returning 2020
- Rhinos: Returning 2020
- Polar bears: Returning 2021
Learn more about the new habitats and the other bond-funded projects.
Guests are strongly encouraged to ride MAX to the zoo, especially during busy weekends and event days.
Ride transit and receive $1.50 off regular admission with each proof of ridership.