Visitors can enjoy a walk along the illuminated trees and life-sized animal silhouettes, as well as snowless tube and carousel rides
All ZooLights attractions are weather permitting. Attractions may not be open when temperatures are below 35 degrees. The Small Mammal House, Reptile Discovery Center, and Think Tank are open most nights.
Click here to view the ZooLights Family Package offer.
ZooLights at Smithsonian’s National Zoo
- Snow-less tubing: a plunge down one of the 150-foot-long tracks—no snow necessary.
- Speedwell Foundation Conservation Carousel: a choice of 50 animal figurines; the carousel highlights the Zoo’s research and success stories.
The Fine PrintAll sales are final. The deal is valid only for tickets on the date of the event as listed and may not be exchanged or redeemed for any other dates. May not be combined with any other offer; not valid on previously purchased tickets. Discount reflects the Friends of the National Zoo current ticket prices; price may differ currently and/or on day of event. Not valid with voucher promo codes. Cannot be combined with any other offer or promotion. Valid for any night of the event as listed: November 24, 2017 through January 1, 2018. Event does not operate on December 24, 25 and 31, 2017.
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