Louisville Zoo

1100 Trevilian Way
Louisville, KY 40213- Map It
(502) 459-2181
For seasonal offers, call 502-459-2181.

AAA Editor Notes

Louisville Zoo is off I-264 exit 14 following signs to 1100 Trevilian Way. More than 1,500 exotic animals are presented in naturalistic indoor and outdoor habitats arranged by geographic region within the zoo’s 134 acres. Exhibits feature a rare white alligator, giraffes, lions, rhinos, zebras, African and Asian elephants, a petting zoo and playgrounds. Gorillas and pygmy hippos can be found at the Gorilla Forest; polar and grizzly bears reside at Glacier Run; the Island Village is home to orangutans, Sumatran tigers, tapirs, siamangs, sea and coastal birds, Komodo dragons and Cuban crocodiles; fairy penguins occupy Penguin Cove; and the HerpAquarium displays rare amphibians, fish and reptiles in native settings. Lorikeet Landing, in the Australian area, features the brightly colored birds in a walk-through aviary. A tram and 1919 carousel also are on the premises. Picnicking is permitted. Food is available.
$15.95; $11.50 (ages 3-11 and 60+). Train $3.50. ZooTram Shuttle $3. Carousel $2. Parking: $5.
AAA Benefit:
For seasonal offers, call (502) 459-2181.
Hours: Daily 10-5, mid-Mar. through Sept. 30; 10-4, rest of year. Some extended hours June-July; phone for schedule. Zoo closes 1 hour after admission gates close. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.