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Today at the Zoo
Wednesday, September 28
Hours and General Information
- Zoo Atlanta is open all year long, closed only on Thanksgiving and Christmas.
- Zoo Hours (April 1 – October 31):
- Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Last entry is 3:30 p.m.
- Weekends: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Last entry is 4:30 p.m.
- We begin to bring our animals in for the day an hour prior to the grounds closing.
- Food stands close an hour prior to the grounds closing.
- The following items are prohibited at Zoo Atlanta:
- Weapons, except as permitted by law
- Alcoholic beverages of any kind
- See a full list of prohibited items here.
Whether you’re looking for a leisurely stroll through the African Savanna or a chance to explore The Ford African Rain Forest, Zoo Atlanta offers something for everyone.
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