Admission Tickets

Save up to $5 per person on a single day ticket when purchased in advance. Ticket includes Zoo admission & free parking.

Tickets must be purchased by midnight of the day prior to your visit.

  • Discounted advance purchase tickets are for single-day visits only
Day of visit:

Monday-Thursday

Adult Ages 12+ $34.95

Child Ages 3-11 $24.95

Day of visit:

Friday-Sunday

Adult Ages 12+ $36.95

Child Ages 3-11 $26.95

PAY FOR A DAY REST OF YEAR FREE

Pay for a single day ticket and visit as often as you like for the REST OF 2019 AND 2020 FREE!

  • Zoo Admission
  • Plus, admission THROUGH THE END OF 2020 FREE
  • Free parking
  • Includes access to Creatures of the Night, Christmas in the Wild & Dinos — returning Spring 2020
  • Not valid with any other discounts. Some blockout dates apply.
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With your Pay For A Day, Rest of Year Free ticket, you get unlimited admission through December 31, 2020 including access to our seasonal event series. Some blockout dates apply--see below for details. Not valid with any other discounts.

PAY FOR A DAY, REST OF YEAR FREE TICKET FAQS

• WHEN DOES IT EXPIRE?
Your Pay for a Day, Rest of Year Free ticket is valid from the day of purchase until 12/31/2020.

• WHAT ARE THE BLOCKOUT DAYS?
2019:
-After 4 PM: 10/12, 10/19, 10/26
-All Day: 11/29-12/1 & 12/26-12/31
2020:
-After 4 PM: 10/10, 10/17, 10/24
-All Day: 3/14, 3/21, 11/27-11/29 & 12/26-31

• CAN I PURCHASE A PAY FOR A DAY, REST OF YEAR FREE ADMISSION ON BLOCKOUT DATES?
Yes! You can purchase a Pay for a Day, Rest of Year Free ticket for first-time use on a listed blockout date and have full access to the park on that day. Blockout dates apply to repeat visitation.

• CAN I USE MY PAY FOR A DAY, REST OF YEAR FREE ON BLOCKOUT DATES?
If you already have your Pay for a Day, Rest of Year Free ticket and wish to visit during a listed blockout date, please stop by the Zoo’s ticketing windows for alternate options:
1. During blockout periods, pay for a day, come back all year ticket holders have access to significantly discounted single-day tickets.
2. For a limited time from the date of purchase, pay for a day, come back all year tickets can be upgraded to Zoo Membership (with no blockout dates).

• CAN I COME TO THE ZOO BEFORE 4 PM ON THOSE BLOCKOUT DATES IN OCTOBER?
Yes, guests who visit the Zoo before 4 PM on those dates are welcome to stay throughout the evening. Guests who want to enter the Zoo after 4 PM may pay a small fee to enter on those dates.

• DOES THE PAY FOR A DAY, REST OF YEAR FREE ADMISSION HAVE BENEFITS?
Pay for a Day, Rest of Year Free tickets are valid for unlimited admission through 2020 with posted blockout dates and include access to returning seasonal events like Creatures of the Night and Christmas in the Wild, as long as the event does not occur on a posted blockout date. For other benefits like preferred parking, reciprocal agreements, discounts on food, retail, fundraisers and no blockout dates, consider a Zoo Membership

• I PURCHASED A PAY FOR A DAY TICKET ONLINE. HOW DO I GET MY ACTUAL TICKET?
Bring a copy of your confirmation (or show on your mobile device) to expedite entry into the Zoo. At your convenience during your visit, you can stop by the Tours & Guest Services kiosk inside the Zoo to print your physical pass. Please note you do not need to stand in line at the ticket windows. Walk right in!

• STILL HAVE QUESTIONS?
Email GuestRelations@ZooTampa.org or call (813) 935-8552 ext. 0.

Adult Ages 12+ $39.95

Child Ages 3-11 $29.95

The CityPASS is the best visitor deal with admission to the must-see Tampa Bay attractions!

Save 50% or more on admission to:

  • ZooTampa PLUS
  • Busch Gardens Tampa
  • The Florida Aquarium
  • Clearwater Marine Aquarium
  • Museum of Science & Industry OR Chihuly Collection

Adult Ages 10+ $109.00

Child Ages 3-9 $99.00

Save up to $5 per person on a single day ticket when purchased in advance. Ticket includes Zoo admission & free parking.

Tickets must be purchased by midnight of the day prior to your visit.

Day of visit:

Monday-Thursday

Adult Ages 12+ $34.95

Child Ages 3-11 $24.95

Day of visit:

Friday-Sunday

Adult Ages 12+ $36.95

Child Ages 3-11 $26.95

PAY FOR A DAY REST OF YEAR FREE

Pay for a single day ticket and visit as often as you like for the REST OF 2019 AND 2020 FREE!

  • Zoo Admission
  • Plus, admission THROUGH THE END OF 2020 FREE
  • Free parking
  • Includes access to Creatures of the Night, Christmas in the Wild & Dinos — returning Spring 2020
  • Not valid with any other discounts. Some blockout dates apply.
Read More
With your Pay For A Day, Rest of Year Free ticket, you get unlimited admission through December 31, 2020 including access to our seasonal event series. Some blockout dates apply--see below for details. Not valid with any other discounts.

PAY FOR A DAY, REST OF YEAR FREE TICKET FAQS

• WHEN DOES IT EXPIRE?
Your Pay for a Day, Rest of Year Free ticket is valid from the day of purchase until 12/31/2020.

• WHAT ARE THE BLOCKOUT DAYS?
2019:
-After 4 PM: 10/12, 10/19, 10/26
-All Day: 11/29-12/1 & 12/26-12/31
2020:
-After 4 PM: 10/10, 10/17, 10/24
-All Day: 3/14, 3/21, 11/27-11/29 & 12/26-31

• CAN I PURCHASE A PAY FOR A DAY, REST OF YEAR FREE ADMISSION ON BLOCKOUT DATES?
Yes! You can purchase a Pay for a Day, Rest of Year Free ticket for first-time use on a listed blockout date and have full access to the park on that day. Blockout dates apply to repeat visitation.

• CAN I USE MY PAY FOR A DAY, REST OF YEAR FREE ON BLOCKOUT DATES?
If you already have your Pay for a Day, Rest of Year Free ticket and wish to visit during a listed blockout date, please stop by the Zoo’s ticketing windows for alternate options:
1. During blockout periods, pay for a day, come back all year ticket holders have access to significantly discounted single-day tickets.
2. For a limited time from the date of purchase, pay for a day, come back all year tickets can be upgraded to Zoo Membership (with no blockout dates).

• CAN I COME TO THE ZOO BEFORE 4 PM ON THOSE BLOCKOUT DATES IN OCTOBER?
Yes, guests who visit the Zoo before 4 PM on those dates are welcome to stay throughout the evening. Guests who want to enter the Zoo after 4 PM may pay a small fee to enter on those dates.

• DOES THE PAY FOR A DAY, REST OF YEAR FREE ADMISSION HAVE BENEFITS?
Pay for a Day, Rest of Year Free tickets are valid for unlimited admission through 2020 with posted blockout dates and include access to returning seasonal events like Creatures of the Night and Christmas in the Wild, as long as the event does not occur on a posted blockout date. For other benefits like preferred parking, reciprocal agreements, discounts on food, retail, fundraisers and no blockout dates, consider a Zoo Membership

• I PURCHASED A PAY FOR A DAY TICKET ONLINE. HOW DO I GET MY ACTUAL TICKET?
Bring a copy of your confirmation (or show on your mobile device) to expedite entry into the Zoo. At your convenience during your visit, you can stop by the Tours & Guest Services kiosk inside the Zoo to print your physical pass. Please note you do not need to stand in line at the ticket windows. Walk right in!

• STILL HAVE QUESTIONS?
Email GuestRelations@ZooTampa.org or call (813) 935-8552 ext. 0.

Adult Ages 12+ $39.95

Child Ages 3-11 $29.95

The CityPASS is the best visitor deal with admission to the must-see Tampa Bay attractions!

Save 50% or more
on admission to:

  • ZooTampa PLUS
  • Busch Gardens Tampa
  • The Florida Aquarium
  • Clearwater Marine Aquarium
  • Museum of Science & Industry OR Chihuly Collection

Adult Ages 10+ $109.00

Child Ages 3-9 $99.00