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All guests, including Dallas Zoo members, are required to reserve tickets online prior to visiting.

Visiting this spring?

With our busy spring season upon us, follow our expert tips to beat the crowds, find parking, and make the most of your Zoo visit.

Daily Admission

Dallas Zoo tickets range from $8 to $24 based on seasonal periods at the Zoo. The Zoo parking is $12 for non-members year round. When you reserve your tickets online, the seasonal pricing will appear at checkout. Dallas Zoo Members receive free admission and parking with their membership.



Free Admission
Free Parking



Weekday | $8 – 22
Weekend | $8 – 24

Youth / Senior

3-11 / 65+

Weekday | $8 – 18
Weekend | $8 – 19


Under 2

Weekday | Free
Weekend | Free


Per vehicle

Weekday | $12
Weekend | $12

Join & Save 10%!

Right now, you can save 10% on a membership at the Passport level or above! Dallas Zoo members get FREE daily admission and parking, discounts throughout the Zoo, invitations to member-only events, and more. 

Want to give membership as a gift? Click here

Mother and small child watching a hippo at the glass at the Simmons Hippo Outpost

A price you won’t lose your stripes over

Tiger Tuesdays

That’s right! It’s now just $8 to visit the Zoo on the first Tuesday of each month. (Not valid with January – February $10 admission pricing.)

Spend less, experience more!


CityPASS® tickets bundle Dallas Zoo admission with 3 more top Dallas attractions at a 50% savings. Visit the attractions at your own pace, in any order, over a 9-day period. One easy purchase and mobile ticket delivery save you time and money. 

AZA Discount

Visiting from a reciprocal zoo or aquarium? Claim discounted tickets from our Membership Booth upon entry by providing proof of current membership with your home institution. While these discounted reciprocal tickets are unable to be reserved ahead of time online or over the phone, feel free to contact us at 469.554.7400 with any questions about your reciprocal benefits. (Not valid with January – February $10 admission pricing.)

Military discount

Receive a $2.00 discount per general admission for up to 2 adults and 2 children with a valid military I.D. Please show your ID at the ticket booth to have the military discount applied to your tickets. (Not valid with January – February $10 admission pricing.)

Group Discount

Groups of 15 or more people receive discounted admission. Call us at 469.554.7501 or email for more information and to book your group.

Special Offer with a Same-Day DART Pass

Ride DART to the Zoo Mondays and Tuesdays to receive a $2.00 discount on general admission to the Zoo. Show your same-day DART Pass at the Dallas Zoo ticket booth to enjoy your discount! (Not valid with January – February $10 admission pricing.)

Some discounts and offers, like CityPASS admissions, military discounts, and discounts for members of other AZA institutions, cannot be applied to online ticket purchases. You may call our Guest Services team (469.554.7501) to receive your discounted tickets via email, or visit the ticket booths at the front of the Zoo for your discounted admission.