zoo hours

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Open all year, closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Days.

LAST ENTRY IS 30 MINUTES BEFORE CLOSING.

Phone: 907.346.2133, Fax: 907.346.2673

Hours vary with season, listed below by month:

January:  10am to 4pm* daily (5-8pm on Zoo Lights nights)

February:  10am to 4pm* daily (6:30-8:30pm on Zoo Lights nights)

March and April:  10am to 5pm* daily

May:  9am to 6pm* daily

June, July and August:  9am to 9pm* daily (early closing at 3pm on June 13th for Walk on the Wild Side event)

September: 9am to 6pm* daily

October:  10am to 5pm* daily (early closing at 3pm on October 31st for Zoo Boo event)

November:  10am to 4pm* daily (5-8pm on Zoo Lights nights starting the evening after Thanksgiving)

December:  10am to 4pm* daily (5-8pm on Zoo Lights nights)

*Last admission to the zoo is 30 minutes prior to closing time.  It takes 1.5 hours to see the entire zoo, so 30 minutes does not leave enough time.  Zoo staff walk through to clear zoo grounds at closing time.