Grounds: 8 a.m.- 7 p.m.
Visitor Center: 9 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Exhibit Buildings: 9 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Amazonia and Bird House open at 10 a.m.
Concessions: 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Winter hours run Oct. 1-March 14 View all hours and early closing dates.
Directions & Parking
The Smithsonian's National Zoo is located in the heart of Northwest Washington, DC and spans 163 acres. There are several entrances to the Zoo and all are pedestrian and vehicle-friendly.
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