COVID-19 Stories: Hattiesburg Zoo
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Hattiesburg Zoo is now officially REOPENED! Tickets can be purchased in two entry timeslots – 10am-Noon or Noon-3:00pm to assure entry, or at the gate when below capacity. Annual pass holders can reserve an entry time through website (but you will not be charged). Tickets can be reserved on our website at http://ow.ly/Zwrl50zZ1fA.
Modifications guests will see in place as additional safeguards include:
Zoo attendance will be limited to 50% of capacity.
Increased number of sanitization stations throughout the Zoo.
Zoo Pathways will operate in a one-way direction.
Guests requested to follow state and local guidelines on facial coverings in outdoor settings. Masks aren’t required, but are recommended for those who aren’t able to maintain social distancing.
Train will be open with social distancing. Splash pad will be open.
Carousel and Ropes Course will be closed during Phase 1 of reopening.
Social distancing markers throughout the Zoo.
Indoor facilities closed (restrooms excluded).
Increased sanitization of high-touch areas (restrooms, tables, drum station, rails, etc).
Table spacing and additional tables to allow for social distancing.
Customer Contact staff and Food & Beverage staff will wear face masks.
We look forward to welcoming you BACK TO THE ZOO!! Thank you for your patience and support during our temporary closure and our reopening!