The Zoo is now open! All guests, including Zoo members, must now reserve free, timed tickets prior to visiting.

Review the Zoo’s reopening guidelines and make a reservation

We are excited to welcome you back to the Saint Louis Zoo!  When you are ready to visit, we're more than ready for you! Until then we are happy to continue to #BringTheStlZooToYou for you stay connected to your Zoo. 

Follow us at FacebookTwitter and Instagram and check out our new rotating animal webcams at Live Webcams!

Don't forget our STLZOOm live webinars for school audiences  thanks to our Saint Louis Zoo Educators!

Our staff remain dedicated to the animals in our care. Your support is vital to our future. Please consider making a contribution to our Critical Animal Care Fund

August 25, 2020

Weekend Sea Lion Shows

Nikki and Maddie want to remind you can still catch The Goddard School Sea Lion Show on Saturdays and Sundays through November 1. There also will be shows on Labor Day, Monday, September 7. Showtimes are 11 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m. Tickets are $3.95 per person and available 45 minutes prior to showtime at Judy and Jerry Kent Family Sea Lion Sound. Children under 2 years old are free. stlzoo.org/sealionshow

Zoo Preschool

The Saint Louis Zoo Preschool program for the 2020-2021 school year offers nature-based, child-directed and individualized learning for children ages 3-5 and their families in a safe, virtual space. The purposefully crafted virtual preschool experience includes individualized weekly curriculum, virtual one-on-one teacher time and small-group classes, guided in-person nature experiences, nature-play meet-ups, science learning kits, virtual Zoo field trips and exclusive interactive experiences, and more.  
 
Applications are now being accepted and capacity is limited. Visit the link below for the application and detailed information on the program. Interviews of parents or primary caregivers are required for admission and will be set by appointment for qualified applicants.  
 
Preschool