Things to Know Before You Go

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Price of Admission

Adults and Teens : $15
Seniors (65+) : $13
Children (2 - 12) : $10
Children Under 2 : Free
Nashville Zoo Members : Free

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Hours of Operation

March 14 - October 13  |  9 am - 6 pm
October 14 - March 12  |  9 am - 4 pm

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Getting Here

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
  • The Shell Station
  • Wild Animal Carousel (open at 10am)
  • Wilderness Express Train (open at 10am)
  • Due to construction, all animal shows are suspended. Instead, show animals will make periodic appearances along our pathways. Check with Guest Services upon your arrival for times and locations.

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    Zoo Manners

    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

    Have a question about visiting?

    Check our FAQ page

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