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Red Diamond Coffee joins forces with the Birmingham Zoo to bring you great coffee and a Free Zoo Visit

The Birmingham Zoo has partnered with Red Diamond for an exciting limited-time offer! Purchase the specially marked 34.5 oz. can of Red Diamond ground coffee with the attached Zoo offer to receive your redeemable Zoo ticket code. Use your code … Continue reading

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Wake up with the Animals

August 23 7:30am- 9:30am Thank you to everyone who signed up for Wake Up with the Animals at the Zoo! Reservations for the event are now closed. We look forward to seeing everyone who registered on Saturday, August 23 at … Continue reading

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Join Us for Vulture Awareness Day

August 30 10am-2pm Visit the Birmingham Zoo to celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day! The Birmingham Zoo currently has three of the world’s 23 species of vultures. Vultures are an ecologically vital group of birds that face a range of threats.  Come … Continue reading

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Enjoy Labor Day Weekend at the Zoo

August 30-September 1 Come to the Zoo this holiday weekend and take advantage of the Birmingham Zoo’s many activities! Visit the animals, take a ride on the Jane H. Brock Soaring Zipline Safari*, the train* and carousel*, feed the giraffes … Continue reading

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ZooGala 2014

To make your reservation today, please click here. Celebrate International Red Panda Day September 20 Join the Zoo in celebrating International Red Panda Day 2014 on Saturday, September 20! Participate in red panda fact games to test your knowledge, enter … Continue reading

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Enjoy $5 Fun Days at the Birmingham Zoo

August 9 & 10 Visit the Zoo during $5 Fun Days and take advantage of discounted admission! Guests will have the opportunity to get up-close with the elephants at the Boma Encounter, experience Predator Zone, enjoy face painting at the … Continue reading

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Birmingham Zoo Voted as a “Family Favorite” and “Best Area Attraction”

The Birmingham Zoo is honored to be selected as a Birmingham Parent 2014 “Family Favorite” and Birmingham Magazine and Alabama Baby and Child’s 2014 Parent’s Choice Award winner for “Best Area Attraction!” Come explore all that the Birmingham Zoo has to offer and make it a family … Continue reading

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Help Us “Go Grey” for World Elephant Day

  August 12 Visit the Zoo on August 12 for World Elephant Day! The Birmingham Zoo staff is “Going Grey” for World Elephant Day by wearing grey clothing on Tuesday, August 12. Join us in raising awareness for the elephant … Continue reading

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Take a Ride On the Jane H. Brock Soaring Safari Zipline Adventure, And Then Enjoy Visiting Each Member of The Baby Bunch Throughout the Zoo

Operating Schedule: Sunday: Noon – 6:30 p.m. Monday: Noon – 4:30 p.m. Tuesday: Noon – 6:30 p.m. Wednesday: Noon – 4:30 p.m. Thursday: Noon – 4:30 p.m. Friday: Noon – 6:30 p.m. Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. & 12:45 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Now throughout the summer, … Continue reading

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Music at the Zoo- This Sunday, July 13

Sunday, July 13 Enjoy your Sunday afternoon at the Zoo by listening to live music from 2-4pm on Sunday, July 13 in front of the Aviary next to the Lorikeet exhibit! Before the live music begins, be sure to catch a … Continue reading

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