The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden opens daily at 10am.
Members and Zoo Adventure Ticket (ZAT) ticket holders can enter the Zoo at 9am from March 14 – November 2.
January 5 – May 23: 10am – 5pm
March 14 – May 22: 10am – 5pm (early access at 9am for members & ZAT ticket holders)
May 23 – September 7: 10am – 6pm (early access at 9am for members & ZAT ticket holders)
September 8 – November 2: 10am – 5pm (early access at 9am for members & ZAT ticket holders)
November 3 – November 19: 10am – 5pm
November 20 – January 2 (PNC Festival of Lights 2015)*: 10am – 9pm; 10am – 10pm (Fridays and Saturdays)
*Festival of Lights closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Zoo is closed Christmas Day.
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Because the park remains open during inclement weather, the Zoo offers no refunds or rainchecks. Because of the varying needs of the animals, some buildings or exhibits may close early.
Our Rides & Attractions are currently closed for their annual winter maintenance and will re-open this spring.
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