Lee Richardson Zoo
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Winter Zoo Hours


Zoo drive thru gateThe Lee Richardson Zoo will return to regular hours from extended summer hours on Tuesday, September 2.  The pedestrian entrance will be open from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM daily; while the vehicle entrance will be open from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Visitors may stay until 5:00 PM. These hours will be in effect through October 31.


Admission fee is $10.00 per vehicle for non-member vehicles entering the zoo, which allows a vehicle to reenter any time that day.  Friends of Lee Richardson Zoo Member vehicles are admitted free with a current membership card and photo identification.  Memberships can be purchased online, at the FOLRZ Development Office in the Finnup Center for Conservation Education (FCCE), the Safari Shoppe, and the vehicle entrance booth.  Pedestrians are always admitted free. 




In addition, the FCCE will be closed Monday, September 1 in observance of the Labor Day holiday, but the rest of the zoo will be open from 8am to 7pm Labor Day.


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