The Africa tram road between Junction Plaza and Akiba Market is under construction. While the construction is underway, the tram route between Junction Plaza and Akiba Market along with the Dino Bus may be closed. Africa animal habitats will be open and are best seen by walking. The North America tram route and the parking lot shuttles between Africa and North America will operate as normal. Please call ahead at 800.488.0444 to check on Africa tram route and Dino bus availability.
The zoo is asking the public’s help in locating two fully-flighted Secretary Birds, and has set up a Hotline to call with sightings: 336.879.7610. Learn more and see the latest in our Q & A.
The North Carolina Zoo is seeking enthusiastic and energetic candidates interested in joining our seasonal employment team. The Zoo’s peak operating season is March – October each year and we offer an array of job opportunities. If you love people, animals, interested in conserving a piece of the world for generations to come and want to work at our world class zoo, this is the place for you!
We have available positions in Admissions, Special Attractions, Transportation, Environmental Services, Security/Park Ranger and Exhibit Interpreters.
View the Job Listing for more details.