Zoo Lates

Every Friday between 17 January - 6 March, you can visit Auckland Zoo after hours (4-8pm) and enjoy the Zoo in the evening light.

Tickets just $15 per person, Friends of the Zoo and infants (0-3 years old) free.

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Wriggle and Rhyme | Rhymetime

Join the Auckland Libraries' Wriggle and Rhyme programme at the Zoo! The 30-minute session is a fun positive-movement experience for babies 0-2 year olds, but pre-schoolers are very welcome. Wriggle and Rhyme is a regular Auckland Libraries programme that promotes active movement and brain development for kids.

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Valentine's Day

Guaranteed to be a wild night out, Auckland Zoo is hosting a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner for two at the iconic Old Elephant House restaurant. 

Featuring a curated three-course à la carte menu guests will be treated to a delicious offering from chef, Sean Tovia.

Includes Zoo Lates entry!

Dining Experience Sold Out! Open Lates tickets for Valentines Day still available here.

Play! - Our Summer School Holidays Programme

These Summer Holidays join us inside The Domes where you’ll enjoy interactive play for all ages! Play! is on every day from 27 December – 2nd February and then every weekend from 8th Feb – 14th March – so come along and enjoy the fun!

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Zoo Snaps

Our monthly photo competition encouraging our visitors to get out into our zoo and take some zooper snaps.

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South East Asia Development

The creation of a new South East Asia precinct – a grand design home for our animals and a world-class immersive experience for all who visit Auckland Zoo, is the most ambitious development in our 95-year-old history.

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