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Now – Dec. 31

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the Zoo

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Friday, December 13

Current Hours:

10 a.m. - 9 p.m.

The Zoo remains open for one additional hour after gates close to allow visitors to complete their visit. However, many animals may be off exhibit during the last hour.

IMPORTANT NOTICES

Last Museum entry is 8 p.m. Sunday-Thursday and 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

2nd floor of the Museum closes daily at 4 p.m. during Lights Before Christmas.

The Tropics and Native Prairie Greenhouses of the Museum close daily at 4 p.m. during Lights Before Christmas.

Sunday, Dec. 15: Polar Paws 5k will be taking place. Kids Cub Run at 3 p.m. , 5k at 4 p.m. Broadway Parking Lot and Street closed 3:30-5:30 p.m. Parking available in the Anthony Wayne Trail throughout the day/evening. Expect delays on Broadway, River Road and Harvard neighborhood area. Click here for route map. Course also goes through Zoo grounds and finishes in the Main Plaza- congestion and crowds are expected. Please plan accordingly.

Thursday, Jan. 3: The Arctic Encounter will be closing at 4pm.

What's Happening Today!

10:30 a.m.
Penguin Feed, Penguin Beach
11 a.m.
Children’s Animal Show, Nature’s Neighborhood, sponsored by Meijer
11 a.m.
Hippopotamus Feed, Tembo Trail
11:45 a.m.
Rhinoceros Hornbill Keeper Talk, Aviary
1 p.m.
Otter Keeper Talk, Tembo Trail
1 p.m.
Orangutan Keeper Talk, Great Apes
1 p.m.
Monarchs and Milkweed, Butterfly Hut, Nature’s Neighborhood
1 p.m.
Turtle Feed, Native Turtle Yard behind Reptile House
1:30 p.m.
Animal Spotlight, Nature’s Neighborhood
1:40 p.m.
Meet a Diver, Aquarium
1:45 p.m.
Gorilla Keeper Talk, Great Apes
2 p.m.
Keeper Talk, Flamingo Key
2:30 p.m.
Keeper Talk, Primate Forest
2:30 p.m.
Animal Spotlight, Nature’s Neighborhood
3:30 p.m.
Animal Spotlight, Nature’s Neighborhood

Get Here

Please note, the exit ramp from Northbound I-75 for Collingwood Blvd (Exit #201A) will be closed through November. A quick detour is to use the exit ramp for South Avenue/ Kuhlman Drive (Exit #200). Once on South Avenue, turn left onto the Anthony Wayne Trail/ State Route 25 and the Zoo entrance will be on your right.


Toledo Zoo Address:

2 Hippo Way Toledo, Ohio 43614

For parking information please visit the hours and parking tab.

Zoo Hours

Friday, December 13

Current Hours:

10 a.m. - 9 p.m.

The Zoo remains open for one additional hour after gates close to allow visitors to complete their visit. However, many animals may be off exhibit during the last hour.

Parking Info

Zoo Members:

With a valid membership card, members park for free at the Anthony Wayne Trail lot and receive a $2 discount on parking at the Broadway lot.

Non-Members:

$8 per standard vehicle. $16 for RVs, campers, motor coaches or any vehicle that takes up more than one parking space.

School bus:

$8 with each pre-registered field trip.

Admission Rates


Adults (12-59) $20
Children (2-11) $17
Seniors (60+) $17
Under 2 years Free

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From butterflies in our own backyard to tiny toads in Tanzanian and giant polar bears in Canada to feathered friends throughout the Pacific Ocean, your Zoo is working to create a better world for all living things.

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From butterflies in our own backyard to tiny toads in Tanzanian and giant polar bears in Canada to feathered friends throughout the Pacific Ocean, your Zoo is working to create a better world for all living things.

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