February, 2019

This is a repeating event

Sat09Feb4:00 pm8:00 pmEditors PickOpen Lates at Auckland Zoo4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Auckland Zoo, Motions Road, Western Springs, Auckland 1022Where:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Auckland Zoo Open Late summer evening


(Saturday) 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Auckland Zoo

Motions Road, Western Springs, Auckland 1022

Future dates

Thursday 14 February 2019 4:00 pmThursday 21 February 2019 4:00 pmThursday 28 February 2019 4:00 pmSaturday 9 March 2019 4:00 pmThursday 14 March 2019 4:00 pmThursday 21 March 2019 4:00 pmThursday 28 March 2019 4:00 pm

Event Details

Explore the Zoo after hours with the return of our popular Open Lates series!

Why not visit after school with the kids and enjoy a stroll through the Zoo’s award-winning landscapes on a summers night?

The Zoo will stay open from 4pm until 8pm on selected Thursday and Saturday evenings in February and March.  The last admissions at 7 pm and the Zoo closes at 8pm.

Avoid queuing with the kids and but your tickets online here before you go.

Open Late encounters are included in your admission and run every Open Late night as follows:

  • 4:30pm Flamingo
  • 4:30pm Otter
  • 5:00pm Elephant
  • 5:00pm Lace monitor
  • 5:30pm Meerkat
  • 5:30pm Spider monkey
  • 5:45pm Kea
  • 5:45pm Galàpagos tortoise
  • 6:15pm NZ birds in the Forest
  • 6:15pm Squirrel monkey/Capybara
  • 6:30pm Fur seal
  • 6:30pm Tasmanian devil
  • 6:45pm Leopard tortoise
  • 7:00pm African Savannah
  • 7:00pm Australian birds


Children 0 to 3 years old are FREE; Children over 3 years old are $12; Adults $12

Avoid the queues and buy your tickets online here before you go.