The Alaska Zoo is a nonprofit established in 1969. Our mission is to promote conservation of Arctic, sub-Arctic and like climate species through education, research and community enrichment. Vintage banner photo by Bob Pate.

$5 FEBRUARY FRIDAYS! ENTRY IS $5 PER PERSON ON FRIDAYS IN FEBRUARY FOR DAYTIME HOURS AND EVENING ZOO LIGHTS.

 
VALENTINES EVENT & KIDS FREE ON FEBRUARY 16TH . Help us share the love! We will have valentines envelopes at each zoo habitat and a card making station for visitors to make special notes for the animals. You will play cupid and deliver the cards to their habitats. Kids FREE entry for the event and also for Zoo Lights in the evening!

VALENTINES EVENT & KIDS FREE ON FEBRUARY 16TH. Help us share the love! We will have valentines envelopes at each zoo habitat and a card making station for visitors to make special notes for the animals. You will play cupid and deliver the cards to their habitats. Kids FREE entry for the event and also for Zoo Lights in the evening!

 

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Lyutyik and Cranbeary were successfully introduced on January 31st, 2019. We hope you will visit soon to see them together! They may also be viewed our live bear camera.

Cranbeary and Lyutyik are now together! View them on our live web camera.

Cranbeary and Lyutyik are now together! View them on our live web camera.


ZOO LIGHTS: PREPARE TO BE DAZZLED!  Zoo Lights are 6:30-8:30pm Thursdays through Sundays weekly through March 3rd.

ZOO LIGHTS: PREPARE TO BE DAZZLED! Zoo Lights are 6:30-8:30pm Thursdays through Sundays weekly through March 3rd.

DAILY CRITTER CHATS:  Informal, scheduled talks with zookeepers and educators alongside the animals they work with.  View the calendar.

DAILY CRITTER CHATS: Informal, scheduled talks with zookeepers and educators alongside the animals they work with. View the calendar.


Alaska Zoo Audio Tour,  Preview Online

Alaska Zoo Audio Tour, Preview Online