The front entry sign for the Los Angeles Zoo, featuring a giraffe billboard in the right foreground.

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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.

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

View and download a digital map of the Los Angeles Zoo.

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

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

The Zoo offers unforgettable experiences for your private events.

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

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

Experience daily animal shows, special educational programs, and activities for all ages.

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

The Zoo offers a range of delicious, locally sourced, sustainable food and beverage options, as well as a dazzling array of retail items.

Looking for ways to save on L.A. Zoo admission? Learn about special deals and discounts and more information on current offers.

Still have questions? Find answers to common questions about the Zoo and its policies and operations.

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

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