With new lockdown restrictions returning to Toronto, one of the city’s biggest attractions has announced it will be closing until further notice.
As of next week, the Toronto Zoo will shut its doors to the public.
The zoo will remain open this weekend, with the closure will beginning on Monday when the new restrictions kick in.
Zoo staff will continue to work through the closure to take care of the 5,000 animals on site.
Full refunds will be issued to anyone who has bought tickets for any zoo events beyond this weekend. All memberships will be extended for the duration of the closure.
In light of today’s announcement by the Government of Ontario, the Zoo & @TerraLuminaTO will be closed effective Monday November 23 until further notice.
During this closure, limited Zoo staff will still be on-site to ensure the health & welfare of the 5,000 animals in our care pic.twitter.com/4s1u7kAKl6
— The Toronto Zoo (@TheTorontoZoo) November 20, 2020