Zoo Admission
Tickets are non-refundable.

    *   Plan-Ahead Pricing! Ticket prices may change daily, based on expected attendance. The price you see today will not be lower on your desired visit date and may increase as that date approaches. Lock in your visit early and save!
    *   Parking is $10 and can be paid at any parking kiosk or via Scan to Pay QR codes posted around the lots. Credit cards are accepted.
    *   All ticket sales are final. Exchanges are subject to availability and may result in additional charges.
    *   Did you know? – If you loved your Zoo visit, you can apply up to 100% of your ticket purchase to a Zoo membership at the Ticketing Windows or Welcome Center the day of your visit! Some restrictions may apply.
    *   Please Note: Your transaction is NOT complete until you reach the confirmation page stating that your order is complete with a confirmation number.

    If you have questions - please feel free to reach out to our Visitor Experience Team at info@cincinnatizoo.org. We are happy to help!
Admission
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Please note: Tickets are non-refundable.

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Senior (Ages 62+)
 
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Good Any Day Admission
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Please note: These tickets are non-refundable and valid for up to 6 months from the purchase date.

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Adult (Ages 13-61)
 
Ages 13-61
$26.00
Child (Ages 3-12)
 
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$20.00
Senior (Ages 62+)
 
Ages 62+
$20.00
Wild Encounters
Get up close and personal with some of your favorite animals! We’re bringing you close enough to care with these special animal experiences. Book yours today!

Please note: these experiences DO NOT include admission.
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Behind the Bugs
 
Tickets are per person. Ages 5+ only (Must be at least 15 years of age to attend experience alone).

Great things come in small packages. Come behind the scenes with a World of the Insect keeper and learn what it takes to care for the most diverse department in the whole zoo. You will get up close and personal with some of our most impressive bugs and even have a chance to hold some of them! Keepers will explain the details of invertebrate husbandry and share their knowledge of insect biology in this informative and very interactive experience.
•This ticket is only good for this program, and a separate admission ticket is required to enter the zoo.
•Please arrive at the experience 10 minutes before the encounter time.
•For this experience, please plan to meet attendant in the Welcome Center located just inside the main entrance.
•This experience is non-refundable and tickets will be forfeited if your party is not present at the start time.
•Only ticket holders will be permitted to attend this experience.
•All participants will be required to wear a mask for this experience.
•Attendees without tickets will not be admitted or be able to watch this experience. This includes children in arms or strollers.
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$50.00
The Tremendous Tour-toise
 
Tickets are per person. Ages 8+ only (Must be at least 15 years of age to attend experience alone).
During this experience one of our animal care staff members will introduce you to our resident Galapagos tortoises and fill you in on everything that goes into taking care of the largest species of tortoise in the world!
Guests will get a hands-on experience while they learn all about the history of these amazing animals, as well as the conservation efforts that the Zoo supports to help preserve their precious native islands.

(This experience is different than the public walkthroughs we offer during the summer. During this experience, you will get one-on-one time with a member from our Reptile Team that will tell you all about the tortoises. Guests will also have the opportunity to touch the tortoise’s legs and feet, and offer the tortoises food. These opportunities are not available during our public encounters.)

•This ticket is only good for this program, and a separate admission ticket is required to enter the zoo.
•Please arrive at the experience 10 minutes before the encounter time.
•This experience is non-refundable and tickets will be forfeited if your party is not present at the start time.
•All participants will be required to wear a mask for this experience.
•Attendees without tickets will not be admitted or be able to watch this experience. This includes children in arms or strollers.
•We cannot accommodate strollers or wheelchairs on this experience.
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$50.00
Owls and Friends
 
Tickets are per person. Ages 5+ only (Must be at least 13 years of age to attend experience alone).

Have a hoot meeting the stars of the Wings of Wonder! Get up close and personal with our flyers, squawkers, and raptor friends. You'll also get a chance to meet one of our ambassador owls like, Ori, the Milky Eagle Owl.
•This ticket is only good for this program and, a separate admission ticket is required to enter the zoo.
•Please arrive at the experience 10 minutes before the encounter time.
•For this experience, please plan to meet attendant in Welcome Center.
•This experience is non-refundable and tickets will be forfeited if your party is not present at the start time.
•Only ticket holders will be permitted to attend this experience.
•All participants will be required to wear a mask for this experience.
Attendees without tickets will not be admitted or be able to watch this experience. This includes children in arms or strollers.
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$30.00
"Van Goat" Painting Experience
 
Tickets are per person. Ages 5+ only (Must be at least 15 years of age to attend experience alone).
Come on down to Blakely’s Barnyard and meet our some of our friends on the farm.
During this experience you’ll hold the canvas as our goats paint you your very own masterpiece.
This new and exciting experience is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for the animal-loving child – or adult!

•This ticket is only good for this program, and a separate admission ticket is required to enter the zoo.
•For this experience, please plan to meet the attendant 10 minutes prior to your event time, in the Welcome Center located just inside the main entrance.
•This experience is non-refundable and tickets will be forfeited if your party is not present at the start time.
•Only ticket holders will be permitted to attend this experience. This includes children in arms or strollers.
•All participants will be required to wear a mask for this experience
•This experience is ADA accessible.
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$50.00
Rentals
Limited rentals available online for your Zoo visit! Additional strollers and wheelchairs may be rented at the Welcome Center (as capacity allows).
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Electric Wheelchair Rental
 
Must be at least 18 years of age to rent/operate the ECV.
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$38.00
Zoo Bucks
The perfect gift for any Zoo lover! Zoo Bucks never expire and may be spent anywhere at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden from admission to membership or even a bite to eat!

Zoo Bucks are delivered as a PDF attachment via email and may be printed or forwarded to the recipient. Zoo Bucks may not be used on the Zoo website.

All sales are final for Zoo Bucks. Lost Zoo Bucks may not be refunded or replaced.
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$10 Zoo Bucks
 
$10.00
$25 Zoo Bucks
 
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$50 Zoo Bucks
 
$50.00
$75 Zoo Bucks
 
$75.00
$100 Zoo Bucks
 
$100.00

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