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North Carolina Zoo

The world's largest natural habitat walk-through zoo delivers fun with family and friends, face-to-face animal encounters, enchanting outdoor art, and glorious gardens. Gift shops and dining on site. Please call for group rates.

Hours of OperationDaily, 9 am - 5 pm (Apr - Oct); Daily, 9 am - 4 pm (Nov - Mar)
AdmissionAdults, $15; Children(3-12), $11; Seniors(62+), $13
Address4401 Zoo Pkwy
Asheboro NC 27205
Phone800-488-0444
336-879-7000
WebsiteNorth Carolina Zoo
Additional InfoDownload NC Zoo Brochure
Upcoming Events Date / Time
Scales & Slippery Skin at the North Carolina Zoo Saturday, April 29th 2017
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Birds & Blooms at the North Carolina Zoo Saturday, May 13th 2017
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
AAZK Run Wild 5K at the North Carolina Zoo Saturday, June 3rd 2017
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Kidz Palooza at the North Carolina Zoo Saturday, June 10th 2017
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
World Ocean's Day at the North Carolina Zoo Saturday, June 17th 2017
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Claws & Jaws at the North Carolina Zoo Saturday, August 5th 2017
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
African Giants at the North Carolina Zoo Saturday, August 19th 2017
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Birds of Prey at the North Carolina Zoo Saturday, September 9th 2017
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Primatepalooza at the North Carolina Zoo Saturday, September 16th 2017
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Celebrating Senses at the North Carolina Zoo Saturday, October 7th 2017
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Zoo Grooves at the North Carolina Zoo Saturday, October 14th 2017
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Creatures of the Night at the North Carolina Zoo Saturday, October 21st 2017
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM