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Hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
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Please note that the animals start to go in for the night at 4 p.m. The Zoo is closed on Thanksgiving Day and December 25.

Know Before You Go

Learn about what modifications are still in place and what to expect.

Zoo Calendar

See what’s happening at the Zoo today and plan for upcoming events.

Reserve tickets and learn what to expect during your visit so that you can get the most out of your adventure.

Support your Los Angeles Zoo and its important mission while enjoying memorable, one-of-a-kind experiences.

Members view Peninsular Pronghorns on a guide tour.

Elevate your visit to the Zoo with members-only offerings, docent-led tours, and experiences.

The Zoo continues to offer a range of delicious, locally sourced, sustainable food and beverage options, as well as a dazzling collection of retail items.

View and download a digital map and find a list of activities and amenities that are currently unavailable.

Reserve a field trip, find lesson plans, and connect with Zoo educators online. The Zoo has both in-person and virtual options for students and teachers to explore.

Get a deeper connection with the Zoo and wildlife through these fun, engaging, inspiring programs for kids, parents, and teachers.

Learn more about available on-site programming, amenities, and services.

The Los Angeles Zoo is located in Griffith Park. Find driving directions and public transit information here.

The Los Angeles Zoo welcomes all guests, and we’re happy to help make your visit a safe, memorable, and enjoyable one. Find information to help you plan your visit.

A group standing inside a giant alligator lantern

The Zoo offers unforgettable experiences for your private events.

The Special Needs Outreach program was specifically created to connect the Zoo with members of the community who cannot easily visit and enjoy the Los Angeles Zoo in person.

Looking for ways to save on L.A. Zoo admission? Visit our Deals & Discounts page for more information on current offers.

Still have questions? Find answers to common questions about the Zoo’s modified operations.

Learn some amazing tips from LA Zoo’s photographers to get the best snapshots from your zoo visit.

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