The Zoo is 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

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. 

January 20, 2021


The Saint Louis Zoo Preschool is now accepting applications for the 2021-2022 school year. 

The Saint Louis Zoo Preschool program offers nature-based, child-directed and individualized learning for children ages 3 to 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 being accepted until January 31. Capacity is limited. Visit for the application and detailed information on the program.