Visitor Information

Hours & Tickets




January and February Only

The Zoo is closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas. Please visit the Zoo website homepage for any weather related closings.



March – December


Winter pricing is here! During the months of January and February, all tickets are $10 and the Zoo is open Friday through Monday 10am – 4pm. There may be a few less animals out at the Zoo, but you’ll save a few $ too.

Purchase Winter tickets

NOTE: Discounted winter tickets are only valid for January and February 2016. To purchase full price, year round tickets (valid for one year from purchase) click the button for Mar – Dec tickets below. 



Member Price

FREE click to learn more

Adult Price

$18.00 $10 (Jan – Feb savings)

Senior Price

$15.00 $10 (Jan – Feb savings)

Child Price

$13.00 $10 (Jan – Feb savings)

Children under 2 are FREE



Don’t want to wait in line? Order your tickets now and print them at home. Tickets purchased online are valid for one (1) year from the date of purchase. Printed tickets must be shown upon entry. Please note: No exchanges or refunds for online tickets.

Purchase tickets for Mar – Dec

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If you plan to visit more than once you should consider purchasing a membership! For less than the cost of two visits you’ll get 12 months of unlimited entry PLUS a gaggle of great deals and discounts.

Click to learn more.

Group Tickets

Are you bringing a small herd to the Zoo? If there are 15 or more people in your flock you may qualify for a group ticket discount. Learn more about group ticketing by visiting our group sales page.

Military Discounts

Ticket discounts for active-duty and retired members of the military are available through the U.S. military’s Ticket Voucher program. Learn more or purchase discounted tickets by calling the Military Ticketing Program Office at 619-767-6000.


Parking outside the Zoo’s main gate is FREE for all guests.