Awesome Roarsome! Handfeed our lions, tigers, bears and more for an unforgettable experience. Arrive after 1.30pm on weekends for easier parking and fewer visitors! Book here We are open! The National Zoo & Aquarium is open to members and visitors 9:30am-5:00pm, Mon-Sun. Tickets are available online or at the gate. Arrive after 1.30pm on weekends for easier parking and fewer visitors! Please view our COVID Safety measures before visiting. COVID Information AdventureLand Visit our AdventureLand playground, for children aged 2-12 to explore and play on. Arrive after 1.30pm on weekends for easier parking and fewer visitors! We are open every day except Christmas day 9.30am until 5.00pm Awesome Roarsome Tour Hand feed a tiger, lion, bear and Hyena for an unforgettable experience. Learn more All Encounters African Savannah Safari Hand feed a giraffe and pat a rhino for an unforgettable experience. Learn more All Encounters White Lion Encounter Meet and feed our magnificent White Lions. Learn more All Encounters Meet a Meerkat Meet and feed our Meerkats Learn more All Encounters Where does your money go?Monies raised from animal encounters and Jamala Wildlife Lodge help support a number of local and overseas conservation initiatives and charities. Last year alone over $100,000 was donated to these funds.Learn more Stay overnight in a world of adventure, luxury and excitement. Learn more Our beautiful & amazing animal residents... Red Rumped Agouti Learn more Blackbuck Learn more Tiger Learn more Parma Wallaby Learn more Black-and-white Ruffed Lemur Learn more White Rhinoceros Learn more Little Penguin Learn more Malaysian Sun Bear Learn more Red Panda Learn more Tasmanian Devil Learn more Cotton-top Tamarin Learn more Squirrel Monkey Learn more Wapiti Elk Learn more Ring-tail Lemur Learn more African Lion Learn more Serval Learn more Alligator Learn more Reticulated Python Learn more Goodfellow’s Tree Kangaroo Learn more Black-Capped Capuchin Learn more Northern Swamp Wallaby Learn more Black-and-white Colobus Learn more Siamang Learn more Asian Small-clawed Otter Learn more Fallow Deer Learn more Common Eland Learn more Barbary Sheep Learn more Common Marmoset Learn more Cheetah Learn more African Painted Dog Learn more Pygmy Marmoset Learn more Emu Learn more Spotted Hyena Learn more Humphead Maori Wrasse Learn more Meerkat Learn more Dingo Learn more Giraffe Learn more Plains Zebra Learn more The Aquarium Learn more Alpaca Learn more Koala Learn more Zoocation Holiday program Learn More Get Involved Love The National Zoo & Aquarium? We have a number of different areas in which you can help. Learn more News & Events Whats new at the zoo! Learn more The National Zoo and Aquarium is proud to be associated with Perfect Pets Check them out here!