Giant Panda House Closed Until Jan. 16, 2016

PLEASE NOTE: The Panda House will remain closed until giant panda cub Bei Bei's public debut on Jan. 16, 2016. Until then, you can watch on the panda cams, and visitors to the Zoo will be able to see Tian Tian and Bao Bao outside.


Grounds: 6 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Visitor Center: 9 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Exhibit Buildings: 10 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Concessions: 9 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Shops: 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.

NEW HOURS BEGIN JAN. 1, 2016. View all hours and early closing dates.

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