Los Angeles Zoo & Botanical Gardens
Wildest. Day. Ever! Find more than 1,100 animals, many of them endangered, among immersive habitats and lush gardens that will transport you all over the globe, from Asia to South America to Africa and beyond. While adventuring through this living landscape of learning and fun, enjoy live presentations and shows, a kids’ play park, petting zoo, the interactive California Condor Rescue Zone, a beautiful carousel with hand-carved animals and more.
The L.A. Zoo is conveniently located in Griffith Park, where the I-5 and 134 FWYs meet. General parking is free, and preferred parking is available for a fee on weekends.
Your visit supports conservation! At the L.A. Zoo, our commitment to animals extends beyond those in our direct care. Fact is, we fund and participate in wildlife conservation programs all over the world. So just by purchasing a ticket, you’re helping protect endangered and vulnerable species.
Hours of Operation
Monday – Sunday: 10am – 5pm
Closed Christmas Day