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Today at the Zoo

Monday, September 25

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Hours and General Information

  • Zoo Atlanta is open all year long, closed only on Thanksgiving and Christmas.
  • Zoo Hours (through 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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