Keeper Talks

This is your chance to meet the people that care for these magnificent creatures. Learn the ins and outs of keeper life as well as some interesting tidbits about the animals that call Nashville Zoo home. Keeper Talks vary from day to day. Check out the schedule below, then go to the exhibit listed to meet our keepers.

Current Keeper Talk Schedule
Sundays
  • 10 a.m. Snowy Owl
  • 11:30 a.m. Ring Tailed Lemur
  • 12:30 p.m. Camel at Critter Encounters
  • 1 p.m. Alligator Feeding (beginning in June)
  • 2 p.m. Giraffe
  • 2:30 p.m. Elephant
  • 3 p.m. Tiger and Red River Hog
Mondays
  • 11:30 a.m. Gibbon
  • 2 p.m. Clouded Leopard
  • 2:30 p.m. Cassowary
Tuesdays
  • 9:45 a.m. River Tank/Piranha Feeding
  • 10 a.m. Aviary
  • 11 a.m. Flamingo
  • 11:30 a.m. Siamang
  • 1 p.m. Alligator Feeding
  • 2 p.m. Lynx
  • 2:30 p.m. Tapir
  • Wednesdays
  • 9:45 a.m. Bat Feeding
  • 10:30 a.m. Croft House Farm
  • 2 p.m. Cougar
  • 3 p.m. Rhino Hornbill
  • Thursdays
    • 10 a.m. Hellbender
    • 11 a.m. Barn Owl
    • 1 p.m. Alligator Feeding
    • 2:30 p.m. Elephant
    • 3 p.m. Lynx Training and Red River Hog
    Fridays
  • 11 a.m. Stork
  • 11:30 a.m. Red Ruffed Lemur
  • 2 p.m. Giraffe
  • 3 p.m. Tiger
  • Saturdays
    • 9:30 a.m. Rhino Iguana
    • 10:30 a.m. Galapagos Tortoise
    • 11:30 a.m. Meerkat
    • 12:30 p.m. Camel at Critter Encounters
    • 1 p.m. Alligator (beginning in June)
    • 1:30 p.m. Croft House Farm
    • 2 p.m. Cougar and Giraffe
    • 2:30 p.m. Tapir and Red-crowned Crane
    • 3 p.m. Kangaroo Kickabout