Bear Hollow Zoo

Athens
Historic Heartland

Bear Hollow Zoo

Bear Hollow Zoo

293 Gran Ellen Dr.
Athens, GA 30606

706-613-3616

Website

Located in Memorial Park's hardwood forest, natural habitat exhibits of non-releasable native wildlife are used to teach about wildlife and the environment. Resident animals include three black bears, including 2-year-old siblings Athena and Yonah, bobcats, white-tailed deer, river otters, owls, a bald eagle, and more than 120 species of wild, free-living animals. Free. Open 9 a.m. to sunset daily. The exhibit hall, which features amphibians and reptiles, is open for exploration every Saturday, with projects for young visitors and live animals to see and touch.

  • Info & Amenities
  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

    Monday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

    Tuesday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

    Wednesday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

    Thursday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

    Friday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

    Saturday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Free

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Close

Bear Hollow Zoo Photos