Dickerson Park Zoo Announces Reopening Plans

Dickerson Park Zoo will reopen to Friends of the Zoo members May 26-28. The zoo will open to the public on May 29.

Dickerson Park Zoo closed due to COVID-19 on March 19. The soft opening with Friends of the Zoo members May 26-28 will help zoo staff observe high-traffic areas, traffic patterns and make adjustments as needed.

For the safety of all guests, staff and animals, visitors are asked to please maintain social distancing requirements, frequently wash hands, and if showing symptoms of illness, including fever or cough, stay home.

Dickerson Park Zoo’s hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

The Springfield, Missouri, Convention & Visitors Bureau is a nonprofit marketing organization dedicated to growing the local economy through growth in travel and tourism.