Pay For A Day, Come Back All Year

Pay For A Day, Come Back All Year - ZooTampa at Lowry Park

Pay For a Day, Come Back All Year

    • Pay-For-A-Day Benefits

      Includes admission to ZooTampa at Lowry Park for the day, plus FREE admission for the rest of 2022!*

      Access to Creatures of the Night, Christmas in the Wild, & other events year-round!

      Upgrade to a ZooTampa Membership at any time!

    * Some blockout dates apply. See below for details.

    Event capacity is limited and may require advance reservations and nominal reimbursable reservation fee.

Buy Pay-For-a-Day
Tickets

    • Unlimited admission in 2022*

Adults

Ages 12+

$44.95

Children

Ages 3 to 11

$34.95

Offer only valid with full price admission. Not valid with any other discounts. Some blockout dates apply. See below for details.

Pay for a Day FAQ, Blockout Dates & Upgrade Information

With a new Pay For A Day, Rest of Year Free ticket you get unlimited admission through the end of the calendar year, including access to our seasonal event series (event capacity is limited and may require advance reservations and nominal reimbursable reservation fee). Some blockout dates apply — see below for details. Not valid with any other discounts.

Want to visit on a Blockout Date?

When does my Pay For A Day ticket expire?

For a limited time, new Pay for a Day, Rest of Year Free tickets are valid from the day of purchase until 12/31/2022. Pay for a Day, Rest of Year Free tickets which were purchased prior to October 1st, 2021 are valid until 12/31/2021.

What are the blockout dates?

Before 2 PM: 11/26/21 thru 11/28/21, 12/26/21 thru 12/31/21, 3/12/22 thru 3/21/22, 11/25/22 thru 11/27/22, and 12/26/22 thru 12/31/22

Can I purchase a Pay For A Day ticket on a blockout date?

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 ticket 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 purchase a Blockout Upgrade or stop by the Zoo’s ticketing windows for alternate options:

Blockout Upgrades

  1. During blockout periods, Pay For A Day ticket holders have access to significantly discounted single-day tickets.
  2. For a limited time from the date of purchase, Pay For A Day tickets can be upgraded to a Zoo Membership (with no blockout dates).

Can I visit the Zoo after 2pm on the blockout dates in October?

Yes, guests with a Pay For A Day ticket are welcome to visit the Zoo after 2 PM on blockout dates. Guests who want to enter the Zoo before 2 PM may be required to pay a small fee to enter on those dates.

Do Pay For A Day tickets come with other benefits?

New Pay For A Day, Rest of Year Free tickets purchased on or after 10/1/2021 are valid for unlimited admission through the end of 2022 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 for free or discounted admission to other zoos and aquariums, discounts on food & retail, invitations to members-only events, special 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 the confirmation email 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 located just inside the Zoo to print your physical pass. No need to stand in line at the ticket windows. Walk right in!

Still have questions?

Email us or call (813) 935-8552 ext. 0.

ZooTampa
Memberships

    • Unlimited Admission, No Blockout Dates,
      Plus Bring a Guest FREE!
    • 12 full months of admission PLUS:

      Preferred parking

      Invitations to members-only events

      Discounts on dining, shopping, Signature Encounters, & more!

      Access to Creatures of the Night, Christmas in the Wild, & other events year-round!

$109.00

Individual Plus 1 Member + 1 Guest

$219.00

Family Plus 2 Members + All Kids + Guest

Single Day Online
Advance Purchase

    • Online Pre-Purchase Discount!
      Save $3 per ticket!
    • ZooTampa 1-day admission

      Apply your ticket price towards a Membership

      OR

      Upgrade to a Single Day / Visit 2022 ticket for only $3!

      Upgrade at the Tours & Guest Services Kiosk on the day of your visit.

    • When purchased online 1 or more days in advance of your visit

$41.95

Adults Ages 12+

$31.95

Children Ages 3 to 11

On Vacation or Staycation in Tampa Bay?

    • CityPASS is the best multi-attraction deal with admission to Tampa Bay’s top 5 attractions!

    • ZooTampa at Lowry Park
    • Busch Gardens Tampa
    • The Florida Aquarium
    • Clearwater
      Marine
      Aquarium
    • Museum of Science & Industry OR The Tropics Boat Tours

$122.00

Adults Ages 10+

$109.00

Children Ages 3 to 9

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When You Arrive

Parking is free for all guests. ZooTampa Members get preferred parking up front!

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