Things to Know Before You Go
- These animals are currently off exhibit: American Alligator, Bengal Tiger and Eurasian Lynx. Please note, our elephant herd moved in 2015 and will not return to the Zoo.
Price of Admission
|Adults and Teens
|Children (2 - 12)
|Children Under 2
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Hours of Operation
October 13, 2017 - March 9, 2018 | 9am - 4pm
Learn more about our hours
March 10, 2018 - October 11, 2018 | 9am - 6pm
Nashville Zoo (3777 Nolensville Pike, Nashville, TN 37211) can be accessed from either I-65 or I-24 at the Harding Place Exit.
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Nashville Zoo has several in-zoo attractions that are sure to please your herd.
- Critter Encounters
- Croft Historic Home
- Jungle Gym
- Kangaroo Kickabout
- Lorikeet Landing
- Soaring Eagle (open at 10am)
- The Shell Station
- Wild Animal Carousel (open at 10am)
- Wilderness Express Train (open at 10am)
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Animal Shows & Encounters
Will return in the spring!
Encounters Along the Trails
Occur randomly throughout the day
Travel "backstage" at the Zoo to learn about animal care, behavior and conservation! $40/person. Pre-registration is required.
Historic Home Tours
Explore the home and farm on a variety of tours
Check tour availability
Nashville Zoo strives to create a safe and enjoyable experience for all of our guests as well as our animals, so we ask that you respect several rules during your visit.
Read the Zoo's rules and regulations
Nashville Zoo makes a concerted effort to ensure our pathways, exhibits and facilities are accessible to all visitors.
Learn more about accessibility
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