Museum and Zoo Hours
Smithsonian museums are open every day of the year except December 25 unless otherwise noted.
The Smithsonian's National Zoo will open at noon on Saturday, February 13.
New York City
Open 10 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
(Thursdays, 8 p.m.)
Open 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
(Saturdays, 9 p.m.)
The museum is closed Thanksgiving, Dec. 25, and New Year's Day.