June 2, 2011 - 9:15am
Come see 600 pounds of Hope, new at the zoo!
A 16 year-old world traveler has taken up residence at the Louisville Zoo. If you've visited recently you may have already seen her. Hope, a 600 pound pygmy hippopotamus has taken her place in the habitat in the Gorilla Forest. She joins 17 year-old Maji Kitoto, the Zoo...
May 19, 2011 - 9:00am
Free admission? Free candy? Game on.
April 25, 2011 - 6:00pm
Polar Bears, waterfront music, and bonsai--oh my!
The on-set of Derby season is in full-gear, but if you are not into the ponies and bourbon, never fear--there are actually a few things for families happening this week. Hopefully the rain will subside and families can once again celebrate spring with a few of the activities below.
March 31, 2011 - 6:49pm
It's just about Earth Day, and that means the Louisville Zoo is once again putting up poop for sale. But, it is the best kind of poop--the composted kind! Compost is key in reducing erosion, increasing water retainment, and enriching the soil in gardens and yards.
March 18, 2011 - 10:00am
A month-long Earth celebration at the Louisville Zoo (and they'll be selling zoo poo too).