Brevard Zoo is Open Today 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM Last Admission 3:30 PM

NOTICE: The Expedition Africa section will be closed to the public through October 6 as part of a massive renovation taking place which includes the building of a permanent lion habitat. This lion habitat is set to open in mid-2024. During this closure, the existing boardwalk will be replaced with new decking. Giraffe feeding, the rhino experience and kayaking will not be available. You can enjoy self-guided kayaking trips in the Wild Florida section. Thank you for your understanding!


Please note that the Splash Pad in Paws On will be closed on September 26 and 27 for renovations.


Save money when you purchase tickets online prior to your visit! A $2-per-ticket surcharge is applied to tickets purchased onsite. Please note our refund policy.


There’s so much to experience at Brevard Zoo. Our lush, open-air habitats are home to over 900 animals from around the world! Take your Zoo visit to the next level with animal feedings, kayak tours, train rides, aerial adventures and more.

A jaguar is gazing outside.


With your support, we can continue to provide exceptional care to our resident animals and engage in critical field projects that protect threatened and endangered species around the world.


An adult giraffe bows its head to a baby giraffe.


In addition to quality care for our animals, we engage the community in educational experiences, support numerous local and global conservation initiatives and work with our partners to protect Florida’s wildlife.


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Tune in to Brevard Zoo! Paws for a Moment with Brevard Zoo podcast is on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Audible, Google Podcasts, Buzzsprout and more. Plus, our Behind the Scenes Blog lets you learn more about your favorite animals and topics.

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  • Association of Zoos and Aquariums
  • Brenard A. Egan Foundation
  • State of Florida Division of Cultural Affairs
  • Disney Cruise Lines
  • Northrup Grumman
  • One Lagoon
  • Space Coast Florida
  • US Fish and Wildlife Service