National Zoo

National Zoo reopens Friday, July 24, 2020.Several changes at the Zoo have been made due to COVID-19.  The number of visitors will be limited, and they’ve implemented new safety...
With all the Gorilla Day commotion on the ground Saturday, this orangutan hopped on the O Line. (Photo by: Judith Beermann) Check out the Think Tank at the National Zoo to learn about orangutan...
By Elizabeth Wiener...Current Staff Writer... The District may soon get a second carousel, just south of the lions and tigers at the National Zoo. But because the Zoo focuses on conservation and...
Zoo Directors have to maintain good relations not just with their employees and the animals in their charge, but also with their human neighbors.  The new director of the National Zoo (...