See what’s happening at the Zoo today, June 27, 2017!
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Fiona is making short visits to the outdoor pool. At this time there is no set schedule for these appearances.


*Early Entry for Members and Zoo Adventure Ticket holders begins at 9AM.

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  • BB&T Express Train will be open today from 9:30am-6pm.
  • Conservation Carousel will be open today from 9:30am-6pm.
  • 4-D Special F-X Theater will be open today from 9:30am-6pm.
  • *weather permitting

Food location hours & animal appearances vary by season. Ask us when you arrive for details on how to make the most of your visit!

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The Cincinnati Zoo is located at 3400 Vine St., Cincinnati, Ohio 45220. The main parking lot & entrance is on Vine Street. Click here for a parking map.

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The Zoo has FREE WIFI! Connect during your visit and share your adventure! Don’t forget to tag us on social media: #cincyzoopic


Animal News

Please note: While our goal is to provide opportunities for our visitors to see all the animals in our care, there are times where an animal may be off view or given access to their indoor space in order for our team to provide the best care possible.

Please keep in mind that while you may see Fiona’s parents Henry and BiBi, Fiona is still receiving behind-the-scenes care and will not be on view! #TeamFiona

  • Click here for daily animal encounters!
  • Black Rhino will have access indoors, so you may not see her in her outdoor habitat.
  • Tiger cubs will have access to their outdoor habitat from 10am – 1pm.

Gift Shops & Food Locations Open Today

Food Locations Open Today*:

Opening Time Closing Time
Base Camp Café: 9am 6pm
Savannah Soft Serve: 10am 6pm
Tuskers: 10am 6pm
Funnel Cake Factory: 11am 4pm
Watering Hole: 9am 6pm
Vine Street Snack Shack: 10am 5pm
Dip’n’Dots Vine Village: 10am 6pm
LaRosa’s: 10am 4pm
Graeter’s Ice Cream: 10am 6pm
Safari Grill: 10am 3pm
Safari Soft Serve Ice Cream: 10am 6pm
Smokehouse BBQ: 10am 3pm
Outpost 10am 6pm
Dip’n’Dots in Safari Camp: 10am 4pm

Gift Shop Locations Open Today*:

Historic Vine Village Gift Shop 9am 6pm
4-D Theater Gift Shop 9:30am 6pm

*Weather and attendance dependent 

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