November 25, 2021

Closed On Thanksgiving

Warm wishes to the Pittsburgh Community!


The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium is closed today, November 25, in observance of Thanksgiving. The employees of the Zoo would like to send warm wishes and a hearty thank you to the Pittsburgh community for your support this year! 

Keep an eye on our social media pages (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok), to see some fun ways our animal care team is celebrating the holiday with Zoo residents.

The Zoo will reopen for regular daytime winter operations on Friday, November 26. Winter hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., with gates closing at 3 p.m. Plan your next visit here.

Friday the 26th is also the first evening of our Zoo Lights Drive-Thru, running select nights through December 30. Get info and buy tickets now.

Don’t forget to check out great ideas for the animal lovers in your life in our holiday gift guide

Happy Thanksgiving!