Memberships & Tickets
Become A Member
Exclusive Member Benefits
Bring a guest free!
Free preferred parking
Discounts on dining, shopping, Signature Encounters, and more!
Early access to ZooTampa's summer camp registration
Access to seasonal events including Creatures of the Night & Christmas in the Wild‡
Discounted admission to over 150 zoos & aquariums!
- ‡ Event capacity is limited and may require advance reservations and nominal reimbursable reservation fee.
Individual Plus Membership
1 Member + Guest
Dual Plus Membership
2 Members + Guest
Family Plus Membership
2 Members + All Kids* + Guest
*Dependent children ages 3 to 17
Pay for A Day
Enjoy unlimited free admission through the end of 2022!†
An Amazing Value!
Pay for one day and visit anytime in 2022 for free†. Benefits include:
Same-day admission to the Zoo
Unlimited free admission anytime in 2022†
Free admission to seasonal events, including Creatures of the Night and Christmas in the Wild‡
† Offer only valid with full price admission. Not valid with any other discounts. Some blockout dates apply. Click here for blockout dates, to purchase a Blockout Upgrade, and other FAQ
‡ Event capacity is limited and may require advance reservations and nominal reimbursable reservation fee. Click here to see ZooTampa's upcoming events
Adults Ages 12+
Children Ages 3 to 11
— OR —
Purchase Online in Advance - Save $3 on Single Day Ticket*
* Valid for only one day admission. Not valid with any other discounts.
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
- Museum of Science & Industry OR The Tropics Boat Tours
Reservations are no longer required to visit ZooTampa at Lowry Park. Simply bring your ticket or membership for admission.
Are restaurants and concessions open?Yes, but are operating at reduced capacity.
Do you still offer Signature Encounters?Yes, Signature Encounters are still available. Check our Encounters page for details and to book your next Signature Encounter! Admission is required to participate in Signature Encounters. If you have scheduled a Signature Encounter please purchase your admission ticket if you don’t already have it.
Are face masks required?ZooTampa is principally an outdoor fresh-air experience and we do not currently require guests and staff to wear masks throughout the Zoo, however, masks may be required under specific circumstances including:
- During Signature Encounters
- While within 6 feet of one of non-domestic mammals
- While within animal buildings or habitats
I forgot to print my tickets at home. Can I still get into the Zoo?Yes — a printed ticket is not necessary for admittance to ZooTampa. If you have access to the confirmation email with attached tickets on your phone, or if you have your ticket barcodes saved in a mobile wallet such as Apple Pay, Google Pay, or Samsung Pay, we can scan your tickets directly from your phone.
Upgrade Your Day with a Signature Encounter
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