June 27, 2012 - 10:14am
Are your kids in love with Dora & Diego? They can meet these adventurers this weekend.
Dora and Diego are set to make an appearance at the Louisville Zoo Saturday, June 30 and Sunday, July 1 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days. Kids will get the chance to embark on an exciting adventure through the Zoo to help Dora and Diego find the day's Mystery Animal. At each station kids will...
June 8, 2012 - 9:59am
Do you know what a Bongo is or where to find one?
The Bongo population at the Louisville Zoo nearly doubled recently with the births of three Bongo calves bringing the Zoo’s Bongo population to seven. A male Bongo calf (52 lbs) was born in May to mother, Isabella, and two females calves (37 and 44 lbs respectively) were also born in May, one...
July 29, 2012 - 6:55pm
School's almost out. Now what?
School is out for some area students, and will be soon for the rest.
April 3, 2012 - 11:00am
Who says Earth Day can only be celebrated on April 22? The Louisville Zoo is challenging this notion by hosting a whole month's worth of Earth Day festivities that honor the beauty of our environment and promote the Zoo's ongoing conservation efforts.
Earth Day was established more than forty years ago as an environmental "teach-in" designed to raise awareness about ecology and the preservation of our precious ecosystem. Since then, and thanks to its official sanction by the UN, it has been celebrated every year in more than 175...
March 21, 2012 - 1:02pm
Gone are the days when coloring books and the occasional action-adventure movie were the closest you could get to dinosaurs! The Louisville Zoo is offering you and your family the opportunity to come face-to-face with the most lifelike replicas of these fearsome creatures from the past, starting at the end of this month.
If you're a Gen-X'er, you probably remember the sheer thrill you experienced seeing the fearsome dinosaurs of Jurassic Park nearly jump out of the screen when the film debuted almost 20 years ago. These exotic creatures from eons past have always captured our imaginations, as the success of...