Western Lowland Gorilla

Gorillas are the largest, most powerful of the great apes, a primate group that also includes chimpanzees, bonobos, and orangutans.

Programs & Events

Walk for the Wild

April 22 – May 21

Help GLAZA go the extra mile for wildlife and wild places. Join us on a walk “around the world” to explore the global conservation impact of the L.A. Zoo.

Virtual Learning & Fun

We’re committed to bringing the Zoo to you! During challenging times, you can count on your Los Angeles Zoo to deliver meaningful opportunities for discovery, education, and inspiration every day.

Virtual Beastly Ball 2021

June 5

Last year’s Virtual Beastly Ball was a resounding success…so we’ve decided to do it again!

Our Mission:
Saving Wildlife

From the daily care of animals to educating and inspiring communities to leading species-saving efforts in far-off lands, everything we do has a single unifying goal: to help create a better future for wildlife.