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Zoo Atlanta, Georgia

Zoo Atlanta

800 Cherokee Ave SE, Atlanta, Georgia, 30315 404-624-9453
Category: Attractions, Family / Kids

Zoo Atlanta: Animal Exhibits & Sightseeing

For a wild time, let the adventure unfold at the Atlanta Zoo. Nestled in historic Grant Park, Zoo Atlanta in Georgia is conveniently located just minutes from downtown Atlanta. A private wildlife park and zoological trust, this exciting animal exhibition showcases over 40 of the world's 5,400 mammal species and the Southeast's most awe-inspiring assortment of wild critters from around the world, such as lemurs, monkeys, elephants, pandas, giraffes, aviaries, amphibians, reptiles, gorillas, kangaroos, lions, sloths, and warthogs. Among favorite exhibits are the newly acquired Chinese Pandas, daily elephant spectacles, and orangutan feedings, just to name a few. It's lifelike landscape duplicates the natural habitats of its resident animals, including some endangered species. Watch groups of gorillas entertain and hear African lions roar from afar. Learn and discover with educational programs and hands-on encounters or book a tour so you don't miss a thing.  



  • Monday - Friday: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
  • Saturday and Sunday: 9:30 am - 6:30 pm


  • Adults (12-64) -

  • Youth (3-11) -

  • Seniors (65+), & Students -

  • Children (0-2) & Military -



  • Wild on the Rocks
  • Boo at the Zoo
  • Family Night Crawler
  • Cookies with Santa
  • Fiesta de la Familia
  • Slippin Safari


  • Animal Exhibits
  • Keeper for a Day
  • Zoo's Clues
  • Wildlife Shows
  • Splash Fountain
  • Petting Zoo


  • How long does it take to see the zoo?

    Depending upon your itinerary, it typically will take you two to three hours to cover all the exhibits in the zoo. Add on some more time if you take a tour or participate in one of the animal shows. or add on experiences.
  • What type of animals can I see?

    With over 40 species, you'll be able to see a wide range of animals and mammals that include monkeys, pandas, African Lions, Meerkats and gorillas while birds range from flamingoes to kookaburras. Reptiles are represented by snakes and lizards and amphibians feature golden frogs and tree frogs.

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