On June 24, receive half-price admission and enjoy your favorite radio station, Magic 96, here at the Zoo! From 11am-1pm, Magic 96 radio personalities, Rob and Dana, will be the Zoo’s special guests. Watch as they try out the all new Jane H. Brock Soaring Safari Zipline Adventure powered by Red Mountain Park! Be sure to “like” and “follow” all social media accounts for the Birmingham Zoo and Magic 96 available on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram so you can keep up to date on Rob and Dana’s zipline adventure and all the summer fun happening at the Birmingham Zoo. Listen to Magic 96 the week of June 16 for the chance to win Soaring Safari Zipline Adventure tickets of your own!
Zoo Hours and Admission:
The Zoo is open daily from 9am to 5pm (see below for closings)
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!
Attention Birmingham Zoo visitors:
Please pardon our progress as construction crews are working outside of the Zoo’s entrance. Please drive especially careful on Cahaba Road during construction. Enjoy your visit to the Zoo!
The Birmingham Zoo is a Smoke and Tobacco Free Environment.
Please see below for early Zoo closings:
The Zoo will be closing at 4pm on Saturday, June 20.
Be sure to check out our schedule of Daily Activities
Be one of the first to see the Video Debut of the First-ever Bachelor Herd of African Elephants in the U.S. at the Birmingham Zoo
The Trails of Africa exhibit designates the Birmingham Zoo as a national leader in the care and conservation of threatened elephants. We are the first accredited facility in the nation to successfully recreate an all-male African elephant herd as seen naturally in the wild. Click here to view interactions between the Zoo’s all-male African elephants!
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.