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


Daily Admission

Ticket prices range from $16 to $22 based on seasonal periods at the Zoo. This gives you the freedom to plan your Zoo day around your schedule and budget.



Free admission
Free parking



Weekday | $20
Weekend | $22

Youth / Senior

3-11 / 65+

Weekday | $16
Weekend | $17


Under 2

Weekday | FREE
Weekend | FREE


Per vehicle

Weekday | $10
Weekend | $10

Memorial Day Sale!

Dallas Zoo Members

This weekend only, join at the Passport level or above for 10% off a year of premium benefits including free animal feedings, unlimited carousel and mini-train rides, and free or discounted admission to special exhibits like Destination: Dinosaurs Presented by Reliant!

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.

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.

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 $8 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 $8 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.