VISITORS: Due to Bao Bao's departure, the Zoo will be closed to the public Feb. 21 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Find out how you can say #ByeByeBaoBao and tune in to the Smithsonian's National Zoo's Facebook page to watch live as Bao Bao departs on Feb. 21.

We Save Species
Admission is Free

Today's Hours

Grounds: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Last admittance 4 p.m.
Exhibit Buildings: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Amazonia opens 10 a.m.
Visitor Center: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Dining & Shopping: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.