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Zoo Hours and Admission:
The Zoo is open daily from 9am to 5pm
Extended Summer Hours:
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday: 9am–5pm
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday: 9am–7pm
Saturday and Sunday: 9am–7pm
Adults - $15*
Children 2 - 12 years old - $10*
Senior Citizens 65 years+ - $10*
Military (Active duty only- must show military ID)- $12.75*
Admission is half price every Tuesday. (Half price special applies only to individual admission. It does not apply to Group rates.)
Members receive FREE admission every day!
Purchase Your Advance Tickets for the Jane H. Brock Soaring Safari Zipline Adventure
Please click here to purchase your advance tickets for an exciting aerial journey on the Jane H. Brock Soaring Safari Zipline Adventure.
Members, be sure to log-in here to receive your Member discount.
Please see below for early Zoo closings:
There are no early closings at this time.
Be sure to check out our schedule of Daily Activities
Help Build Our New Black Bear Exhibit By Donating Today
The Birmingham Zoo needs your help to support the new North American black bear exhibit, the Barbara Ingalls Shook Black Bear Trail, coming soon. Please click here to donate.
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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
August 2 & 3 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 … Continue reading
August 23 7:30am- 9:30am Don’t miss your chance to wake up with the animals during this once-in-a-lifetime experience at the Zoo. Enjoy up-close and personal animal interactions, a keeper chat in the Children’s Zoo Barn, watch a special Wildlife Show … Continue reading
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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
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
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
July 3-6 The Birmingham Zoo invites families and friends to come out and join in all the fun the Zoo has to offer over the Fourth of July holiday. On July 4, the Zoo will celebrate the 8th birthday of … Continue reading
July 28 Attention Zoo Members: As a membership benefit, on Monday, July 28, you’re invited to enjoy FREE admission to watch the Birmingham Barons play at Regions Field! Just bring your valid Member ID card and cheer on the hometown team during … Continue reading
July 24 6pm-10pm All rhinos are under threat and all but one species is on the verge of extinction. Without drastic action, some rhinos could be extinct in the wild within the next 10 to 20 years. Show your support … Continue reading