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

Penguin Days

Jan. 1 – Feb. 29

General admission is just $10 for everyone during January and February. As the temperatures get cooler, you get a hot deal!

Seasonal Pricing

March 1 – Dec. 31

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

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Dallas Zoo Members

Join now to get amazing benefits like FREE daily admission and parking, access to member-only events, discounts throughout the Zoo, and more. 

Want to give membership as a gift? Click here

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!

City Pass

Save 47% on admission to Dallas Zoo, plus three more top Dallas attractions. Visit the attractions at your own pace, in any order, over a 9-day period. Purchase CityPASS online for instant, paperless mobile ticket delivery. 

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.