Open Today: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Complete Hours

Welcome to the Milwaukee County Zoo! 

As one of the country’s finest zoological attractions, the Milwaukee County Zoo will educate, entertain and inspire you! Visit over 2,000 mammals, birds, fish, amphibians and reptiles in specialized habitats spanning 200 wooded acres. Explore educational wildlife shows, fun attractions and enticing special events.

The Zoo is a place where everyone can laugh and learn - it’s a place to be amazed and inspired — a place where nature and wonder meet!

Construction updates SPECIAL NOTE: The I-94 westbound exit to WIS 100 northbound is closed. The I-94 eastbound exit ramp left turn to WIS 100 northbound is also closed. Both closures are long-term, into late 2014.

The outdoor Lion Yard is currently closed due to construction. See our lions and hyenas rotating time on exhibit in the indoor lion display.


Visit the Bay to Touch a Ray!

The Zoo welcomes back Sting Ray & Shark Bay, May 24 - September 1.


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Association of Zoos & Aquariums
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