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April - May

Now at the L.A. Zoo

April - May

L.A. Zoo Welcomes Six Critically Endangered Peninsular Pronghorn Fawns

The Los Angeles Zoo is excited to announce several Spring additions to the Zoo’s animal community which are now in the nursery and in habitats around the Zoo. One of the most notable was the birth of six extremely endangered Peninsular pronghorn fawns, three males and three females, born between February 27 and March 25, 2017 from three different mothers. The arrival of these fawns is a great leap for the Zoo’s conservation efforts of this critically endangered species native to Baja California Sur, Mexico.

This unique species of pronghorn, once on the brink of extinction, is the world’s fastest living hoofed mammal with speeds reaching nearly 60 miles per hour. The fawns are usually up and walking within an hour of being born and running after a few days. The sandy-colored antelopes have the same size eyes as an African elephant, proportionally quite large, and can see for miles.

Demonstrations and Shows

Today, May 26

Sunday, May 28
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Good Morning Gorillas

10:30AM - 10:50AM

Campo Gorilla Reserve

Gorillas go through a morning routine just like we do. Get to know our gorillas and learn about their behavior from one of our education specialists.

Good Morning Gorillas

10:30AM - 10:50AM

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Animals & You

10:45AM - 11:00AM

Winnick Family Children’s Zoo

You’re sure to have a wild time during these close-up creature encounters! Come eye to eye with some of the Zoo’s smaller residents—and learn all about them from specially trained volunteers.

Animals & You

10:45AM - 11:00AM

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Elephant Training Demonstration

11:00AM - 11:20AM

Wasserman Family Thai Pavilion at Elephants of Asia

Watch a training session with our Asian elephants and learn how zookeepers use positive reinforcement to build bonds with the elephants—and keep them healthy and safe.

Elephant Training Demonstration

11:00AM - 11:20AM

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Tomistoma Talk

11:30AM - 11:50AM

Tomistoma Exhibit

Join us as keepers share insight on our resident Tomistomas near the LAIR.

Tomistoma Talk

11:30AM - 11:50AM

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Animals & You

11:45AM - 12:00PM

Winnick Family Children’s Zoo

You’re sure to have a wild time during these close-up creature encounters! Come eye to eye with some of the Zoo’s smaller residents—and learn all about them from specially trained volunteers.

Animals & You

11:45AM - 12:00PM

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World of Birds Show

12:00PM - 12:30PM

Angela Collier World of Birds Theater

The World of Birds Show has been delighting audiences for nearly 40 years. This free-flight show spotlights the natural behaviors and amazing abilities of its stars.

World of Birds Show

12:00PM - 12:30PM

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Hippo Encounter

12:00PM - 12:30PM

Hippo ExhibitGet an up-close, behind-the-scenes opportunity to meet our beloved hippos, Mara and baby Rosie for this separately ticketed experience.

Hippo Encounter

12:00PM - 12:30PM

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Chimp Chat

12:30PM - 12:50PM

Chimpanzees of the Mahale Mountains Exhibit

The L.A. Zoo has one of the largest chimpanzee troops in the nation. During this daily activity, an educational specialist will be on hand to chat about these great apes as they go through their midday routine.

Chimp Chat

12:30PM - 12:50PM

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Animals & You

12:45PM - 1:00PM

Winnick Family Children’s Zoo

You’re sure to have a wild time during these close-up creature encounters! Come eye to eye with some of the Zoo’s smaller residents—and learn all about them from specially trained volunteers.

Animals & You

12:45PM - 1:00PM

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Ranch Demo

1:00PM - 1:20PM

Children’s Zoo Adventure Theater

Meet the animals who live on our ranch and experience firsthand what it takes to be a ranch hand.

Ranch Demo

1:00PM - 1:20PM

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Tasmanian Devil Feeding

1:30PM - 1:50PM

Tasmanian Devil Exhibit

Tasmanian Devils are social feeders. Watch as keepers simulate their natural feeding behaviors and make sure to listen carefully as they make some pretty surprising sounds!

Tasmanian Devil Feeding

1:30PM - 1:50PM

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World of Birds Show

2:30PM - 3:00PM

Angela Collier World of Birds Theater

The World of Birds Show has been delighting audiences for nearly 40 years. This free-flight show spotlights the natural behaviors and amazing abilities of its stars.

World of Birds Show

2:30PM - 3:00PM

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Otter Talk

3:00PM - 3:20PM

Rainforest Stilt House

Learn about some of the zoo's most playful residents as they swim, slip, and slide around their exhibit.

Otter Talk

3:00PM - 3:20PM

Monday, May 29
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Good Morning Flamingos

10:30AM - 10:50AM

Main Flamingo Exhibit

Watch our flamingos greet the day while an education specialist shares fascinating facts about these boisterous birds.

Good Morning Flamingos

10:30AM - 10:50AM

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Animals & You

10:45AM - 11:00AM

Winnick Family Children’s Zoo

You’re sure to have a wild time during these close-up creature encounters! Come eye to eye with some of the Zoo’s smaller residents—and learn all about them from specially trained volunteers.

Animals & You

10:45AM - 11:00AM

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Elephant Training Demonstration

11:00AM - 11:20AM

Wasserman Family Thai Pavilion at Elephants of Asia

Watch a training session with our Asian elephants and learn how zookeepers use positive reinforcement to build bonds with the elephants—and keep them healthy and safe.

Elephant Training Demonstration

11:00AM - 11:20AM

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Animals & You

11:45AM - 12:00PM

Winnick Family Children’s Zoo

You’re sure to have a wild time during these close-up creature encounters! Come eye to eye with some of the Zoo’s smaller residents—and learn all about them from specially trained volunteers.

Animals & You

11:45AM - 12:00PM

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World of Birds Show

12:00PM - 12:30PM

Angela Collier World of Birds TheaterThe World of Birds Show has been delighting audiences for nearly 40 years. This free-flight show spotlights the natural behaviors and amazing abilities of its stars.

World of Birds Show

12:00PM - 12:30PM

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Chimp Chat

12:30PM - 12:50PM

Chimpanzees of the Mahale Mountains Exhibit

The L.A. Zoo has one of the largest chimpanzee troops in the nation. During this daily activity, an educational specialist will be on hand to chat about these great apes as they go through their midday routine.

Chimp Chat

12:30PM - 12:50PM

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World of Birds Show

2:30PM - 3:00PM

Angela Collier World of Birds TheaterThe World of Birds Show has been delighting audiences for nearly 40 years. This free-flight show spotlights the natural behaviors and amazing abilities of its stars.

World of Birds Show

2:30PM - 3:00PM

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Otter Talk

3:00PM - 3:20PM

Rainforest Stilt House

Learn about some of the zoo's most playful residents as they swim, slip, and slide around their exhibit.

Otter Talk

3:00PM - 3:20PM

Tuesday, May 30
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Good Morning Gorillas

10:30AM - 10:50AM

Campo Gorilla Reserve

Gorillas go through a morning routine just like we do. Get to know our gorillas and learn about their behavior from one of our education specialists.

Good Morning Gorillas

10:30AM - 10:50AM

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Animals & You

10:45AM - 11:00AM

Winnick Family Children’s Zoo

You’re sure to have a wild time during these close-up creature encounters! Come eye to eye with some of the Zoo’s smaller residents—and learn all about them from specially trained volunteers.

Animals & You

10:45AM - 11:00AM

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Seal Talk

11:00AM - 11:20AM

Sea Life Cliffs

Say hello to our seals—and learn firsthand about the care they receive from their devoted keepers at the L.A. Zoo.

Seal Talk

11:00AM - 11:20AM

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Animals & You

11:45AM - 12:00PM

Winnick Family Children’s Zoo

You’re sure to have a wild time during these close-up creature encounters! Come eye to eye with some of the Zoo’s smaller residents—and learn all about them from specially trained volunteers.

Animals & You

11:45AM - 12:00PM

View All Events

Chimp Chat

12:30PM - 12:50PM

Chimpanzees of the Mahale Mountains Exhibit

The L.A. Zoo has one of the largest chimpanzee troops in the nation. During this daily activity, an educational specialist will be on hand to chat about these great apes as they go through their midday routine.

Chimp Chat

12:30PM - 12:50PM

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Otter Talk

3:00PM - 3:20PM

Rainforest Stilt House

Learn about some of the zoo's most playful residents as they swim, slip, and slide around their exhibit.

Otter Talk

3:00PM - 3:20PM

Wednesday, May 31
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Good Morning Flamingos

10:30AM - 10:50AM

Main Flamingo Exhibit

Watch our flamingos greet the day while an education specialist shares fascinating facts about these boisterous birds.

Good Morning Flamingos

10:30AM - 10:50AM

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Animals & You

10:45AM - 11:00AM

Winnick Family Children’s Zoo

You’re sure to have a wild time during these close-up creature encounters! Come eye to eye with some of the Zoo’s smaller residents—and learn all about them from specially trained volunteers.

Animals & You

10:45AM - 11:00AM

View All Events

Elephant Training Demonstration

11:00AM - 11:20AM

Wasserman Family Thai Pavilion at Elephants of Asia

Watch a training session with our Asian elephants and learn how zookeepers use positive reinforcement to build bonds with the elephants—and keep them healthy and safe.

Elephant Training Demonstration

11:00AM - 11:20AM

View All Events

Animals & You

11:45AM - 12:00PM

Winnick Family Children’s Zoo

You’re sure to have a wild time during these close-up creature encounters! Come eye to eye with some of the Zoo’s smaller residents—and learn all about them from specially trained volunteers.

Animals & You

11:45AM - 12:00PM

View All Events

World of Birds Show

12:00PM - 12:30PM

Angela Collier World of Birds TheaterThe World of Birds Show has been delighting audiences for nearly 40 years. This free-flight show spotlights the natural behaviors and amazing abilities of its stars.

World of Birds Show

12:00PM - 12:30PM

View All Events

Chimp Chat

12:30PM - 12:50PM

Chimpanzees of the Mahale Mountains Exhibit

The L.A. Zoo has one of the largest chimpanzee troops in the nation. During this daily activity, an educational specialist will be on hand to chat about these great apes as they go through their midday routine.

Chimp Chat

12:30PM - 12:50PM

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World of Birds Show

2:30PM - 3:00PM

Angela Collier World of Birds TheaterThe World of Birds Show has been delighting audiences for nearly 40 years. This free-flight show spotlights the natural behaviors and amazing abilities of its stars.

World of Birds Show

2:30PM - 3:00PM

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Otter Talk

3:00PM - 3:20PM

Rainforest Stilt House

Learn about some of the zoo's most playful residents as they swim, slip, and slide around their exhibit.

Otter Talk

3:00PM - 3:20PM

Thursday, June 1
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Good Morning Gorillas

10:30AM - 10:50AM

Campo Gorilla Reserve

Gorillas go through a morning routine just like we do. Get to know our gorillas and learn about their behavior from one of our education specialists.

Good Morning Gorillas

10:30AM - 10:50AM

View All Events

Animals & You

10:45AM - 11:00AM

Winnick Family Children’s Zoo

You’re sure to have a wild time during these close-up creature encounters! Come eye to eye with some of the Zoo’s smaller residents—and learn all about them from specially trained volunteers.

Animals & You

10:45AM - 11:00AM

View All Events

Seal Talk

11:00AM - 11:20AM

Sea Life Cliffs

Say hello to our seals—and learn firsthand about the care they receive from their devoted keepers at the L.A. Zoo.

Seal Talk

11:00AM - 11:20AM

View All Events

Animals & You

11:45AM - 12:00PM

Winnick Family Children’s Zoo

You’re sure to have a wild time during these close-up creature encounters! Come eye to eye with some of the Zoo’s smaller residents—and learn all about them from specially trained volunteers.

Animals & You

11:45AM - 12:00PM

View All Events

World of Birds Show

12:00PM - 12:30PM

Angela Collier World of Birds TheaterThe World of Birds Show has been delighting audiences for nearly 40 years. This free-flight show spotlights the natural behaviors and amazing abilities of its stars.

World of Birds Show

12:00PM - 12:30PM

View All Events

Chimp Chat

12:30PM - 12:50PM

Chimpanzees of the Mahale Mountains Exhibit

The L.A. Zoo has one of the largest chimpanzee troops in the nation. During this daily activity, an educational specialist will be on hand to chat about these great apes as they go through their midday routine.

Chimp Chat

12:30PM - 12:50PM

View All Events

World of Birds Show

2:30PM - 3:00PM

Angela Collier World of Birds TheaterThe World of Birds Show has been delighting audiences for nearly 40 years. This free-flight show spotlights the natural behaviors and amazing abilities of its stars.

World of Birds Show

2:30PM - 3:00PM

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Otter Talk

3:00PM - 3:20PM

Rainforest Stilt House

Learn about some of the zoo's most playful residents as they swim, slip, and slide around their exhibit.

Otter Talk

3:00PM - 3:20PM

Today, May 26
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Good Morning Flamingos

10:30AM - 10:50AM

Main Flamingo Exhibit

Watch our flamingos greet the day while an education specialist shares fascinating facts about these boisterous birds.

Good Morning Flamingos

10:30AM - 10:50AM

View All Events

Animals & You

10:45AM - 11:00AM

Winnick Family Children’s Zoo

You’re sure to have a wild time during these close-up creature encounters! Come eye to eye with some of the Zoo’s smaller residents—and learn all about them from specially trained volunteers.

Animals & You

10:45AM - 11:00AM

View All Events

Elephant Training Demonstration

11:00AM - 11:20AM

Wasserman Family Thai Pavilion at Elephants of Asia

Watch a training session with our Asian elephants and learn how zookeepers use positive reinforcement to build bonds with the elephants—and keep them healthy and safe.

Elephant Training Demonstration

11:00AM - 11:20AM

View All Events

Animals & You

11:45AM - 12:00PM

Winnick Family Children’s Zoo

You’re sure to have a wild time during these close-up creature encounters! Come eye to eye with some of the Zoo’s smaller residents—and learn all about them from specially trained volunteers.

Animals & You

11:45AM - 12:00PM

View All Events

World of Birds Show

12:00PM - 12:30PM

Angela Collier World of Birds TheaterThe World of Birds Show has been delighting audiences for nearly 40 years. This free-flight show spotlights the natural behaviors and amazing abilities of its stars.

World of Birds Show

12:00PM - 12:30PM

View All Events

Chimp Chat

12:30PM - 12:50PM

Chimpanzees of the Mahale Mountains Exhibit

The L.A. Zoo has one of the largest chimpanzee troops in the nation. During this daily activity, an educational specialist will be on hand to chat about these great apes as they go through their midday routine.

Chimp Chat

12:30PM - 12:50PM

View All Events

World of Birds Show

2:30PM - 3:00PM

Angela Collier World of Birds TheaterThe World of Birds Show has been delighting audiences for nearly 40 years. This free-flight show spotlights the natural behaviors and amazing abilities of its stars.

World of Birds Show

2:30PM - 3:00PM

View All Events

Otter Talk

3:00PM - 3:20PM

Rainforest Stilt House

Learn about some of the zoo's most playful residents as they swim, slip, and slide around their exhibit.

Otter Talk

3:00PM - 3:20PM

Saturday, May 27
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Good Morning Gorillas

10:30AM - 10:50AM

Campo Gorilla Reserve

Gorillas go through a morning routine just like we do. Get to know our gorillas and learn about their behavior from one of our education specialists.

Good Morning Gorillas

10:30AM - 10:50AM

View All Events

Animals & You

10:45AM - 11:00AM

Winnick Family Children’s Zoo

You’re sure to have a wild time during these close-up creature encounters! Come eye to eye with some of the Zoo’s smaller residents—and learn all about them from specially trained volunteers.

Animals & You

10:45AM - 11:00AM

View All Events

Elephant Training Demonstration

11:00AM - 11:20AM

Wasserman Family Thai Pavilion at Elephants of Asia

Watch a training session with our Asian elephants and learn how zookeepers use positive reinforcement to build bonds with the elephants—and keep them healthy and safe.

Elephant Training Demonstration

11:00AM - 11:20AM

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Alligator Talk

11:30AM - 11:50AM

Alligator Exhibit (across from Reggie's Bistro)

Join us as keepers share insight on Reggie the Alligator.

Alligator Talk

11:30AM - 11:50AM

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Animals & You

11:45AM - 12:00PM

Winnick Family Children’s Zoo

You’re sure to have a wild time during these close-up creature encounters! Come eye to eye with some of the Zoo’s smaller residents—and learn all about them from specially trained volunteers.

Animals & You

11:45AM - 12:00PM

View All Events

World of Birds Show

12:00PM - 12:30PM

Angela Collier World of Birds Theater

The World of Birds Show has been delighting audiences for nearly 40 years. This free-flight show spotlights the natural behaviors and amazing abilities of its stars.

World of Birds Show

12:00PM - 12:30PM

View All Events

Hippo Encounter

12:00PM - 12:30PM

Hippo ExhibitGet an up-close, behind-the-scenes opportunity to meet our beloved hippos, Mara and baby Rosie for this separately ticketed experience.

Hippo Encounter

12:00PM - 12:30PM

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Chimp Chat

12:30PM - 12:50PM

Chimpanzees of the Mahale Mountains Exhibit

The L.A. Zoo has one of the largest chimpanzee troops in the nation. During this daily activity, an educational specialist will be on hand to chat about these great apes as they go through their midday routine.

Chimp Chat

12:30PM - 12:50PM

View All Events

Animals & You

12:45PM - 1:00PM

Winnick Family Children’s Zoo

You’re sure to have a wild time during these close-up creature encounters! Come eye to eye with some of the Zoo’s smaller residents—and learn all about them from specially trained volunteers.

Animals & You

12:45PM - 1:00PM

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Ranch Demo

1:00PM - 1:20PM

Children’s Zoo Adventure Theater

Meet the animals who live on our ranch and experience firsthand what it takes to be a ranch hand.

Ranch Demo

1:00PM - 1:20PM

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Australia House Talk

1:30PM - 1:50PM

Australia House

Experience the outback at night as we go on an adventure to visit the residents of our Australia House.

Australia House Talk

1:30PM - 1:50PM

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World of Birds Show

2:30PM - 3:00PM

Angela Collier World of Birds Theater

The World of Birds Show has been delighting audiences for nearly 40 years. This free-flight show spotlights the natural behaviors and amazing abilities of its stars.

World of Birds Show

2:30PM - 3:00PM

View All Events

Otter Talk

3:00PM - 3:20PM

Rainforest Stilt House

Learn about some of the zoo's most playful residents as they swim, slip, and slide around their exhibit.

Otter Talk

3:00PM - 3:20PM

Help Protect Oceans and Sea Life

Seafood Watch® raises sustainable seafood awareness through its consumer guides, website, app for mobile devices, and partnerships with businesses, culinary leaders and conservation organizations across North America, like the Los Angeles Zoo. Download the app and empower yourself to make choices for a healthy ocean.

Help Protect Oceans and Sea Life

Seafood Watch® raises sustainable seafood awareness through its consumer guides, website, app for mobile devices, and partnerships with businesses, culinary leaders and conservation organizations across North America, like the Los Angeles Zoo. Download the app and empower yourself to make choices for a healthy ocean.

Sustainable Wine+Dinner Series

June 8
Tickets on sale now

We’ve partnered with local, environmentally friendly wineries whose wines serve as the inspiration for custom five-course, farm-to-table dinner menus created by our own executive chef, Brad Robertson.

Roaring Nights

June 23 (All ages), July 21 (Adults only, 18+), September 15 (Adults only, 18+)
6 – 10 p.m.

Tickets now on sale.

A different kind of wildlife takes over the L.A. Zoo for Roaring Nights, our popular summer music series featuring live bands, DJs, pop-up zookeeper talks, special animal encounters, L.A.’s favorite food trucks, lawn games and more.

NEW! Giraffe Feedings

Twice daily, 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.
$5 per person, cash only

Step up to our all-new experience for a close encounter with stunning long-necked giants. Purchase tickets at the exhibit just prior to the activity start time.

Giraffe Feedings!
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