Kentucky’s Most Underrated Zoo Is 50 Years Old And It’s Time To Pay It A Visit

With so many exciting destinations around Kentucky, it’s difficult to prioritize and choose a favorite. No matter what type of activity you’d like to do, the Bluegrass State offers it, which may be why its largest zoo sometimes gets overlooked. We’ve featured smaller wildlife destinations in Kentucky, but since it is celebrating its 50th year, it’s time to check out the Louisville Zoo. This underrated zoo in Kentucky is a wonderful, family-friendly excursion and it is time to pay it a visit.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

The Louisville Zoo has over 1,100 animals that are eagerly awaiting your arrival. Celebrate 50 years of animals, visitors, and conservation at this must-see destination in Kentucky. Have you visited the Louisville Zoo recently? What is your favorite part or animal? Let us know in the comments!

For more information on the Louisville Zoo, visit its website here.

Address: 1100 Trevilian Way, Louisville, KY, 40213
Hours: Daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

And for one of those other, smaller zoos in Kentucky, check out our previous article here.