Seasonal attraction maintenance: The Jungle Gym will be closed August 14-18. The Carousel will be closed August 22-25. Zoo will close early at 4pm on Wednesday, Aug. 23. for a private event.
We have many exciting events daily at the Nashville Zoo. We encourage all of our guests to learn more about the different activities and take advantage of all of the opportunities Nashville Zoo offers.
11:30 AM - 11:45 AM
White-cheeked Gibbon Keeper Talk
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Animal Show: Destination Conservation
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Giraffe Keeper Talk
2:30 PM - 2:45 PM
Yellow-backed Duiker Keeper Talk
3:00 PM - 3:20 PM
Red Panda Keeper Talk
3:30 PM - 3:50 PM
Barn Owl Keeper Talk
We're Growing Wild! Here's our most recent construction update.
Read the update
Spider Monkey: Treetop Passage is now open!
White Rhinoceros are now roaming at the Zoo!
Friday, August 18, 2017
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Zoovie Night, presented by Southern ICEE
Monday, August 21, 2017
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Great American Solar Eclipse: Animal Observation Experience
Friday, September 1, 2017
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Zoovie Night, Presented by Southern Icee
Saturday, September 2, 2017
4:00 PM - Sunday, September 3, 2017 9:00 AM
Nashville Zoo's experienced staff is actively involved in research, habitat protection, breeding programs and education initiatives around the globe as well as in our own backyard.
At Nashville Zoo more than 28 clouded leopard cubs have been born since 2009.
Nashville Zoo's staff is literally writing the book for anteater care.
Nashville Zoo has released more than 11,000 Puerto Rican Crested Toad tadpoles back into their native habitat.
Nashville Zoo contributes financially to a wide array of organizations around the world, including the Red Panda Network.
Nashville Zoo was first to breed Eastern hellbenders, and first to breed any type of hellbender using biotechnology.