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Celebrate Labor Day at the Birmingham Zoo : First Responders Receive Discounted Admission


In celebration of the Labor Day holiday, Birmingham Zoo invites the community to join us on Monday, September 2 for one last chance to enjoy our summer activities before the season ends! In addition, the Zoo is offering a discounted admission of $8 to First Responders (with valid ID/badge) and up to four (4) guests at $8 each during August 24 until September 8.

While you’re here, guests can feed the lorikeets in the MyEyeDr. Lorikeet Aviary*, take a ride on the Red Diamond Express Train*, and zip down the Full Moon Bar-B-Que Wild Slide*! Enjoy watching the Red Diamond Sea Lion Show and UAB Callahan Eye Hospital Wildlife Show, plus so much more! Bring the kids to splash in the fountains and spin on the Protective Life Carousel* at Children’s Zoo. (*Additional cost)

Labor Day and First Responder Discount Days at the Zoo offers something for everyone to enjoy! Don’t forget to feed the giraffes at the Kiwanis Giraffe Encounter* and get up-close to our resident lions during a special training demonstration at the Zoo’s Coca-Cola UNITED Predator Zone. Come and experience all the Zoo has to offer while creating memories that will last a lifetime! (*Additional cost)

The Birmingham Zoo is currently open daily from 9:00am until 5:00pm on Monday through Friday, and from 9:00am to 6:00pm for extended summer hours on Saturday and Sunday.

Click here for Labor Day & First Responder Discount press release.