Check out the new guidelines and procedures for purchasing tickets and visiting the zoo.
The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens is open daily from 8:00am-5:00pm, with last admission at 4:00pm.
Our Mission is Conservation in Action : Collaborating with conservation organizations around the world; Preserving and restoring a portion of the Colorado Desert in its natural state; Building insurance populations of desert animals and plants threatened with extinction; Fostering an awareness of and appreciation for the variety of plants and animals in worldwide desert ecosystems; and, Promoting and ensuring environmental, energy and natural resource sustainability for The Living Desert and Coachella Valley region
We need your help to save species. The following sections provide an opportunity for you to learn more about The Living Desert’s conservation projects.