New CEO Denise Verret, makes history and charts the Zoo’s future.

This past summer, the City both made history and prepared for its next few decades. Denise Verret, 31 years of City service, Club Member, was named the CEO and Director of the Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens...

Annual month of spooky fun set for October.

“Boo at the L.A. Zoo” fun takes place October 1-27 at the Los Angeles Zoo. Jack-o-lantern-carving demonstrations, strolling characters are just some of the Halloween family adventures for visitors...

Jake Owens named as Zoo’s first Director of Conservation.

Dr. Jake Owens has been named the Zoo’s Director of Conservation, the first position in the Zoo’s history dedicated solely towards wildlife conservation. Dr. Owens joins the L.A. Zoo after spending five years in China helping save giant pandas from extinction...

Zoo’s popular Roaring Nights for grown-ups concludes in September. Use the Club deal!

The L.A. Zoo’s Roaring Nights summer series offers fun, fascinating explorations at the intersection of music, art, and wildlife on select Fridays through the summer...

Denise Verret, Club Member, promoted to Zoo Director, the first African American female zoo...

On June 28, the City Council confirmed the Mayor Eric Garcetti’s nomination of Denise M. Verret, Club Member, as the new Zoo Director of the Los Angeles Zoo. She previously served as the Zoo’s interim Zoo Director...

Zoo brings back popular Roaring Nights for grown-ups this summer.

The L.A. Zoo’s Roaring Nights summer series is back and better than ever – offering fun, fascinating explorations at the intersection of music, art, and wildlife on select...

Zoo brings back popular Roaring Nights for grown-ups this summer.

The L.A. Zoo’s Roaring Nights summer series is back and better than ever – offering fun, fascinating explorations at the intersection of music, art, and wildlife on select...

Zoo brings back popular Roaring Nights for grown-ups this summer.

The L.A. Zoo’s Roaring Nights summer series is back and better than ever – offering fun, fascinating explorations at the intersection of music, art, and wildlife on select...

LA Zoo welcomes Grevy’s zebra foal, first in more than 20 years.

The Los Angeles Zoo recently celebrated a momentous occasion with the birth of a female zebra foal on April 2, the first successful birth at the Zoo since 1988...

Zoo’s spring event features a very Big Bunny.

Spring Fling Photo by Jamie Pham, Zoo Big Bunny’s Spring Fling at the Los Angeles Zoo celebrates the season with five bountiful days of “EGG-citing” adventure on two Easter weekends – April 13-14, and 19-21 from...