Chattanooga Zoo

Whether you're content to admire the prowl of the snow leopards or you would rather discuss the plight of the endangered red pandas with a zookeeper, the Chattanooga Zoo is the place for you.  In addition to observing a number of wild and exotic animals in large exhibits mirroring real-life habitats, you can learn about Species Survival Plans and the intricate workings of local conservationists.  If local animals are your thing, you might enjoy visiting the Zoo's Rehabilitation Department and see first-hand the many animals they help.  Be sure to cool off after your visit with a carousel ride featuring over thirty hand carved animals representing various endangered species.  

Whatever your preference, the Chattanooga Zoo is an exciting and diverse zoo that provides for an intimate and personal experience.  Come see us!

 

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Latitude: 35.0030034 Longitude: -85.2923584 Elevation: 664 ft
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Best Time for Viewing

Open 7 Days a Week: 9 am to 5 pm

Best Months and Seasons for Viewing

Spring and Fall

ADA Accessibility Notes

The Chattanooga Zoo is ADA accessible and compliant. 

Pet Friendly Notes

No pets allowed. 

How to Get There

From I-75 North or South (Atlanta & Knoxville)

Take I-24 West. Merge onto US-27 North to Downtown Chattanooga. Take Exit 1C (4th Street).  Continue straight for 2 miles (4th St will become E. 3rd St).  Turn right on N. Holtzclaw Ave.  Turn right into Warner Park.  Parking areas are available to the left and right.  Handicap parking is located directly in front of the Zoo entrance.

From I-24 East (Nashville and Birmingham)

Merge onto US-27 North to Downtown Chattanooga. Take Exit 1C (4th Street). Follow preceding directions. 

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