A carousel, a riding area, a miniature train with a panoramic view of the Once Upon A Farm exhibit, and various theme-oriented gift stores and cafes are among the zoo’s other attractions; many of these amenities are seasonal. Next to the Cat House Cafe is a children’s playground, and there are various family picnic spaces set among large trees. The zoo contains an ice skating rink that is open periodically; the tented rink has a skating space of 5,400 square feet. From March to October 2012, camel rides and giraffe feeding are available for a charge. The zoo is separated into three zones, each with 19 different exhibits to see.
HOURS OF ADMISSION
Last admission one hour prior to Zoo closing.
March 13 – October 10 (summer hours)
9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
October 11 – March 13 (winter hours)
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
2000 Prentiss Place
Memphis, TN 38112