Admission Tickets

Save $3 per person on a single day ticket when purchased in advance.

  • Must purchase by midnight of the day prior to visit
  • 1-Day Zoo Admission
  • Free Parking

Adult: $33.95
Ages 12+

Child: $24.95
Ages 3-11

Pay for a single day ticket and visit as often as you like for the rest of 2019 FREE!

  • Zoo Admission
  • Plus, admission for rest of 2019 FREE
  • Free parking
  • Includes access to Creatures of the Night,
    Christmas in the Wild & Spring Celebration*
  • *Blockout dates apply 
  • The Pay For A Day, Come Back All Year deal is an offer you can’t afford to miss! Visit as often as you wish, any time you wish through Dec. 31, 2019 including our returning seasonal events.  Some blockout dates apply. Not valid with any other discounts.

    PAY FOR A DAY, COME BACK ALL YEAR TICKET FAQS
    WHEN DOES IT EXPIRE?
    Your Pay for a Day, Come Back All Year admission is valid from the day of purchase until Dec. 31, 2019.

    WHAT ARE THE BLOCKOUT DAYS?

    2019:

    -After 4 p.m. on 10/12, 10/19, 10/26

    -All Day On: 11/29-12/1 & 12/26-12/31

    CAN I PURCHASE A PAY FOR A DAY, COME BACK ALL YEAR ADMISSION ON BLOCKOUT DATES?
    Yes! You can purchase a Pay for a Day, Come Back All Year admission 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, COME BACK ALL YEAR ON BLOCKOUT DATES?
    If you already have your pay for a day, come back all year and wish to visit during a listed blockout date, please stop by the Zoo’s ticketing windows for alternate options:

    During blockout periods, pay for a day, come back all year ticket holders have access to significantly discounted single-day tickets.
    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 P.M. ON THOSE BLOCKOUT DATES IN OCTOBER?
    Yes, guests who visit the Zoo before 4 p.m. on those dates are welcome to stay throughout the evening. Guests wanting to visit the Zoo after 4 p.m. can purchase a significantly discounted admission during this blockout period.

    DOES THE PAY FOR A DAY, COME BACK ALL YEAR ADMISSION HAVE BENEFITS?
    Pay for a Day, Come Back All Year admissions are valid for unlimited admission through 2019 with posted blockout dates. Pay for a Day, Come Back All Year admission 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?
    Simply 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.

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Adult: $36.95
Ages 12+

Child: $27.95
Ages 3-11

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

Save 50% or more on admission to:

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

Adult: $109.00
Ages 10+

Child: $99.00
Ages 3-9