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  • FREE preferred parking based on availability
  • Member-only events
  • Discounts on dining, shopping, Signature Encounters, and more!
  • Early access to ZooTampa’s summer camp registration
  • FREE beer sample during Member Happy Hour from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM at the Beer & Wine Garden
  • $5 discount on Adult and Child admission
  • Discounted admission to over 150 zoos & aquariums!

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4 Members*
Choice of 2 Guests Each Visit



1 Member
Choice of 1 Guest Each Visit



2 Members
Choice of 1 Guest Each Visit


2 Members
Choice of 2 Guests Each Visit


*Add additional Members $50 each

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AGES 12 +


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Hours of Operation

9:30 AM – 5:00 PM
7 days a week

Holiday Hours Extended Spring Break Hours: 9:30 AM – 7:00 PM Spring Break 3/11-3/19 and on weekends (except April 1) through April 30

Saturday, April 1: 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM for Karamu

Thursday, Nov 23: Closed for Thanksgiving

Saturday, Dec 24: 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM for Christmas Eve

Sunday, Dec 25: Closed for Christmas Day


1101 W. Sligh Ave.
Tampa, FL 33604

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ZooTampa Policies & Rules

The safety of our guests, employees and animals is a top priority. ZooTampa has a zero tolerance policy for aggressive behaviors along with well-defined and effective consequences for violators. Consistent with this policy, any type of acts or threats of physical violence, including intimidation, harassment and/or coercion will not be tolerated. Additionally any discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status will not be tolerated. Violators will be immediately reported to the Tampa Police Department and prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. We will do everything possible to create and preserve an environment where everyone can feel physically and emotionally safe to enjoy our zoological park.
Parking at ZooTampa is free for all guests. Zoo Members get access to preferred parking, subject to availability.
Re-entry is allowed with wristband. Ask the attendant at the Zoo exit for a wristband before exiting the park.
For your safety at ZooTampa at Lowry Park, we have enhanced security procedures, which may result in slight delays while entering the park. As a part of this process, we ask for your understanding and cooperation.
  • All bags, backpacks, and packages will be subject to inspection prior to entering the park.
  • Click here to see a list of items that are not permitted inside ZooTampa.
  • Please leave any unnecessary articles secured within your vehicle to expedite your entry into the park.
  • ZooTampa is not responsible for fire, theft, damage or loss of vehicle including articles left within.
ZooTampa at Lowry Park is a family-friendly cultural institution. We require that all guests wear appropriate clothing while in the park. Shirts, skirts or pants (including jeans or shorts) and shoes must be worn at all times. Costumes and masks are not permitted in the park. In addition, provocative, revealing, or offensive clothing is prohibited.

We encourage individuals and families with varying needs to reach out in advance in preparation for your visit. Click here to learn about all the resources available to you and your family.

ZooTampa is committed to providing an environment that is safe and secure for guests, employees, volunteers and the animals in our care. ZooTampa prohibits any person from using or operating any drone or UAS on or above the Zoo campus, including parking facilities and back areas. Exceptions must receive written authorization by the Zoo’s management team and must follow all rules and regulations of both the Zoo and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).

This policy applies to all persons on the ZooTampa campus including guests, employees, and volunteers, as well as individuals who are operating a drone outside of the Zoo property limits but flying over its campus.

Persons in violation of ZooTampa’s drone policy are identified as trespassers and will be referred to and dealt with accordingly by law enforcement officers, including but not limited to criminal charges and fines.

ZooTampa at Lowry Park offers a variety of delicious food for guests at several restaurants and concession stands throughout, but understand that guests may need to bring outside food for special dietary needs. Click here to see a list of acceptable and prohibited outside food items

For the convenience of our guests, there is a picnic area located outside the park near the main parking lot. Guests with special dietary needs, please contact Guest Relations using the chat bubble at the bottom left corner, or call us at 813-935-8552 ext 0.

For more information on ZooTampa rules and guidelines please see our Frequently Asked Questions.

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