Summer Hiring & Internships

We are currently accepting applications for summer employment and internships. Internships are available to students in a related field of study. Please see our Employment Page for more details and download the application!

Celebrate Trey's Birthday With Us!

Sunday March 30th will be a very special Sunday Funday! Join us to celebrate Trey's 11th birthday! Bring an infant toy, plush animal, small pet bed, or soft blanket and get $3 off admission!

We'll have cake for all and open presents at 2:00 pm so please join us!

Check out all of our special events on the Events Calendar so you don't miss any of the fun!


  • Leapin' Lemurs are Back!

  • Swing on into the Lemur Playhouse and have a blast with our young lemurs: Aries, Leo, Jupiter, and Pluto. They are ready to make you giggle, squeal, and smile!

  • Get all the details and check the schedule here, and don't forget your camera!

  • Zoo CamZookeeper's DiaryZoo Tube

The Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo is tucked away just blocks from the beach and is home to more than 500 animals including lions, tigers, bears, monkeys, macaws, and more. There's also a petting zoo, reptile house, aviary, seasonal animal encounters, and daily animal shows in the summer.

Zoological Association of America Member
The Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo is operated by the Zoo Foundation, Inc.,
a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.