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. 

April 01, 2021

Monkey Mania

It’s time to announce the winner of our last #StlZooMonkeyMania Forest Four matchup – the golden lion tamarin

They will face off in the Final on April 6 against the Guereza colobus monkey!

Don’t forget to follow along here and at stlzoo.org/monkeymania. The champion will be featured on our social media and have the Primate House named after them for the day! 

Photo: Ethan Riepl

#AprilFoolsAnimalAntics

“He came in like a wrecking ball!”

Bakari, a western lowland gorilla, seems to be doing his best Mr. April pose for next year's Zoo calendar.

Photo: Nikki Martin Prefer