Hours

Learn about the Alaska Zoo's Polar Bear Project

Alaska Zoo Hours

Admission Rates ~ Location ~ Summer Shuttle Service

Visitor Conduct and Rules

Phone: 907.346.2133, Fax: 907.346.2673, Staff contacts

We are open all year, closed only on Thanksgiving and Christmas Days.

SUMMER HOURS (JUNE, JULY, AUGUST): 9AM-9PM DAILY* (last entry 8:30pm)

NOTE: EARLY CLOSING ON AUGUST 8TH AT 7:30PM FOR THE BIRDS, BEES & WINE! ADULT TOUR. LAST ENTRY THROUGH THE GATE WILL BE AT 7PM. SEE OUR MODIFIED SHUTTLE SCHEDULE FOR THIS DAY.

Hours vary with season due to less winter daylight. Hours below are listed by month:

January:  10am to 4pm* daily

February:  10am to 4pm* daily

March and April:  10am to 5pm* daily

May:  9am to 6pm* daily

June, July and August*:  9am to 9pm (*Zoo will close early at 7:30pm on August 8 for Birds, Bees & Wine! adult tour, last entry to the zoo will be 7pm)

September: 9am to 6pm* daily

October:  10am to 5pm* daily

November:  10am to 4pm* daily

December:  10am to 4pm* daily

*Last admission to the zoo is 30 minutes prior to closing time.  It takes 1.5 hours to see the entire zoo, so 30 minutes does not leave enough time.  Zoo staff walk through to clear zoo grounds at closing time.