Special Notices:
  • Boo at the Zoo Early Closures:

    On the evenings of Boo at the Zoo, October 21-23 and 28-31, 2022:
    – Zoo daytime hours are 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
    – Last timed tickets 1:30-2 p.m.
    – Last Sky Ride 1:30 p.m.
    Shrine closes at 2 p.m. – last car up at 1 p.m.
    – The Zoo will reopen for Boo at the Zoo from 4 – 8:30 p.m.
    Advance timed tickets are required for all attending Boo at the Zoo.

  • Electric Safari Early Closures:

    On evenings of Electric Safari, December 2-4, 9-23, 25 – Jan 1, 2023:
    – Zoo daytime hours are 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    – Last timed tickets 2-2:30 p.m.
    – Last Sky Ride (if open) 2 p.m.
    Shrine closes at 1 p.m. – last car up at noon.
    – The Zoo will reopen for Electric Safari 4 to 5 p.m. for Zoo members and their paying guests only, and 5 p.m. for the general public.
    – Electric Safari closes at 8:30 p.m.
    – A separate admission fee is required for Electric Safari for non-members.
    – Zoo members attend for free with complimentary advance reservations.
    Advance timed tickets are required for all attending Electric Safari.

  • Zoo Holiday Hours 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.:

    Thanksgiving Day: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., last admission 1:30 p.m., last Sky Ride (if open) 2 p.m., Shrine is closed.
    Christmas Eve: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., last admission 1:30 p.m., last Sky Ride (if open) 2 p.m., Shrine closes at 2 p.m. (last car up at 1 p.m.), Electric Safari CLOSED.
    Christmas Day: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., last admission 1:30 p.m., last Sky Ride (if open) 2 p.m., Shrine closed, Electric Safari 5 – 8:30 p.m. (exclusive early entry for Zoo members and their paying guests at 4 p.m.)
    New Year’s Eve: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., last admission 1:30 p.m., last Sky Ride (if open) 2 p.m., Shrine closes at 2 p.m. (last car up at 1 p.m.), Electric Safari 5 – 8:30 p.m. (exclusive early entry for Zoo members and their paying guests at 4 p.m.)
    New Year’s Day 2023: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., last admission 1:30 p.m., last Sky Ride (if open) 2 p.m., Shrine closed, Electric Safari 5 – 8:30 p.m. (exclusive early entry for Zoo members and their paying guests at 4 p.m.)
    Note: Will Rogers Shrine of the Sun may have additional holiday hours, please visit here for details.