Buffalo Zoo Beginning Winter Hours Later This Month
Just like the famous line from Game of Thrones -- winter is coming.
The new winter hours will take effect beginning Monday November 16.
The zoo will be closed weekly Monday through Thursday, and will be open on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., according to WGRZ.
The winter hours will be in effect until March 28.
“What won’t change is our excellent team of animal care professionals will continue to be here every day providing world-class care.” -Norah Fletchall, President and CEO, Buffalo Zoo
However, there will be some weeks when the zoo is open more than Friday, Saturday, Sundays.
The Zoo will be open Monday, December 21 through Thursday, December 31, as well as Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (Monday, January 18) and Presidents Day (Monday, February 15), reports WGRZ. The zoo will be closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
The Buffalo Zoo will keep in touch with patrons through social media channels.
Recently, the Zoo touched off polar bear pregnancy hopes via their Instagram page, after zookeepers made note of Luna's "denning" behavior.
Read More: Is It Big Baby News At The Buffalo Zoo?
We like to think that humans are somehow drastically different from other beings in the animal kingdom, but as these images from the residents of the Buffalo Zoo show, we have more in common than we think.