Hours & Prices

Hours Of Operation: 

  • 9:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. daily now through Sept. 30
  • Oct. 1-16: open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from 9:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. See Zoo Events calendar for special days and hours of Oct. special events
  • Nov. 5-27: open Saturdays and Sundays from 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., weather dependent. After Nov. 27, we'll close for winter and reopen in April 2023. 

Regular Admission:

  • Adults (age 13-61): $8.00
  • Seniors (age 62 and over): $6.50
  • Children (age 3-12): $5.00
  • Toddler and Infants (age 2 and under): $0.50
  • Military Rate (must show valid military ID prior to purchase): $6.00
  • Zoo Members (must show valid proof of membership and photo ID) : Free

All prices include your $0.50 conservation fee. Tax will be applied at checkout. We accept cash, VISA, MasterCard, and Discover. Parking is free.


Wheelchairs, wagons and strollers available (first-come, first-serve): $5.00 each

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Group Admission:

Valid only for groups of 15 or more. If you are a tax exempt organization, you must provide your TIN at admissions. If you are taxable, 6% Idaho sales tax will be added to the rates below. Group ticket purchases are not available online.

  • Adults (age 13-61): $7.00
  • Seniors (age 62 and over): $5.50  
  • Children (age 3-12): $4.50
  • Toddlers and Infants (age 2 and under): $0.50