Explore the many ticket options

Online ticket purchases will be sent through email and must be printed for entry.

Premium Pass

Don’t just see the Zoo – do the Zoo with the ultimate experience! The Premium Pass lets you take care of everything in advance so you can focus on fun and family while you’re here. Save over 10% on your Zoo day when you purchase the Premium Pass.

The Premium Pass includes one admission ticket; one unlimited rides wristband; one certificate for a lunch basket and fountain drink; and a $10 gift shop voucher.

Premium Pass - Adult $43.99
Premium Pass - Child (3-11) $35.99

General Admission

See and do everything the Zoo has to offer! General admission to Zoo Atlanta gets you more than just close encounters with more than 1,000 animals from around the world. Keeper talks, interactive wildlife shows and animal feedings and demonstrations run year-round. Check out the Plan Your Trip page to find out what’s happening at the Zoo today!

Adult (12+) $21.99
Child (3-11) $16.99
Child 2 & Under FREE

Daily Wild Encounters

Meet and feed an African elephant, giant panda or a Komodo dragon in NEW behind-the-scenes adventures! Reserve Wild Encounters online, or ask a Zoo Admissions cashier about availability. Wild Encounters run at specific times.

Wild Encounters start at $35 + admission

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College Student Discount

Zoo Atlanta makes a great date or weekend destination for college students, and we’re also one of the Southeast’s largest living laboratories. Take a break from the books at a discounted rate!

College student discounted rate $17.99

Discounted ticket ONLY available at the Zoo's front gate.
Present valid college student ID at Zoo Admissions to redeem your discount.

Military Discount

Zoo Atlanta salutes our Armed Forces! Receive $4 off general admission for up to 6 people.

Discounted ticket ONLY available at the Zoo's front gate.
Present valid military ID at Zoo Admissions to redeem your discount.

Senior Discount

Zoo Atlanta offers a discounted rate for adults ages 65 and up.

*Please note our senior citizen age is 65 as of January 1, 2012.

Senior discounted rate $17.99

Discounted ticket ONLY available at the Zoo's front gate.
Present ID at Zoo Admissions to redeem your discount.


All of Atlanta’s must-do attractions have been bundled at one amazing price. With CityPASS in your pocket, you're set with actual admission tickets, maps, hours and admission info, insider tips, coupons and more. Experience the leading attractions, avoid most ticket lines and save 44% off Atlanta’s 5 best attractions.

CityPass- Adult $74
CityPass- Child (3-12) $59

Zoo Atlanta/Georgia Aquarium Combo Ticket

Pandas & Penguins
Land meets sea! Do two great attractions for one low price – purchase the Zoo Atlanta/Georgia Aquarium Combo Ticket to enjoy both of Atlanta’s top destinations for wildlife. Save on general admission to the home of more than 1,500 animals from around the world, and then use the same ticket to visit the world’s largest aquarium.

This option now features even more value for more adventure! The Combo Ticket now also includes admission to the Georgia Aquarium’s 4-D Theater, Dolphin Show and temporary exhibits.

If you know you’ll visit both the Zoo and the Aquarium, choose the Combo and save. Combo ticket holders save 5% on regular full-priced admission and 13% on regular full-priced weekend admission. Both tickets are valid for 6 months after purchase.

Zoo/Aquarium Combo Ticket- Adult $51.50
Zoo/Aquarium Combo Ticket-Child (3-12) $42

All-Day Play Pass
Choose one convenient ticket that includes general admission and an All-Rides Wristband for unlimited ride use on the day of your visit.

Adult (12+) $32.93
Child (3-11) $27.53

Zoo Membership is the best value in town!

Think you’ll come more than once? A Zoo Atlanta Family Membership pays for itself in fewer than 2 visits!

Family Membership $119
Companion Membership $99

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Group Rates

Zoo Atlanta offers ticket discounts to groups of 10 or more.  

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Zoo Atlanta Family Pass

Thanks to an exciting new partnership with the Georgia Public Library Service, Georgia residents can check out the Zoo Atlanta Family Pass for FREE admission for a family of four.

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Atlanta Checker Cab Company Partnership

Need a ride to the Zoo from your downtown Atlanta hotel? Ride FREE with Atlanta Checker Cab Company! 
Zoo Atlanta has partnered with the Atlanta Checker Cab Company to offer free cab rides from your hotel to the Zoo (and from the Zoo back to your hotel). 
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