Great Bear Wilderness

Great Bear Wilderness

The Great Bear Wilderness

Go eye-to-eye with iconic North American animals at Great Bear Wilderness! Encounter bison exhibited in a prairie setting; view bald eagle in a mesh aviary behind a virtually invisible barrier; and observe a pack of Mexican gray wolves behind a unique glass inside Regenstein Woods. Then, enter the bear yards and get an underwater view of the polar bears and grizzlies diving and playing in their swimming pools.


Weekdays: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Weekends: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
*Buildings close 30 minutes prior to zoo

Please note: INDOOR EXHIBITS ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED except for Great Bear Wilderness underwater viewing area, Hamill Family Wild Encounters, The Living Coast, Seven Seas underwater viewing area, The Swamp, Tropic World: South America, and Tropic World: Asia.

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