Zoo Temporarily Closed Effective Nov. 23
As a public health precaution due to COVID-19, all Smithsonian museums are temporarily closed effective Monday, Nov. 23, 2020. We are not announcing a reopening date at this time and will provide updates on our websites and social media.
Refunds will be automatically processed for Paid Parking Passes for Nov. 23 and after. Visitors who had reserved timed-entry passes to visit at a future date are being contacted directly.
Animal Adventure Guide
Follow the Animal Adventure Guide using your mobile phone or device during your next Zoo visit to learn more about the animals you see. Enjoy short videos, "act it out" challenges, species stories and more.