Zoo Hours

Zoo Atlanta is opened 363 days a year, closed only on Thanksgiving and Christmas. 

Zoo Atlanta will be closing early at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 7 in order to prepare for our annual Beastly Feast event. Guests must exit the grounds by 3 p.m. The parking lots on Cherokee Ave. and Boulevard will close at 2 p.m., all cars must be removed by 3 p.m. Member Services will close at 3 p.m. 

March 18, 2016 – Nov 12, 2016
Monday - Friday
9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. | last admission at 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday
9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. | last admission at 5:30 p.m.
We begin to bring our animals in for the day an hour prior to the grounds closing.

Food stands close an hour prior to the grounds closing; rides close a half hour prior. 


Zoo Rates
For the best family value when purchasing two or more
general admission tickets, purchase tickets online.​

  Online Cost Gate Cost
Adult (12+) $22.99 $25.99
Child (3-11) $16.99 $17.99
Child 2 & Under FREE FREE
Senior (65+)* $18.99 $21.99
College Student*
Valid college ID required for purchase
- $21.99
All active-duty, reserves, veterans, and retired members of the
Armed Forces will receive free admission to Zoo Atlanta;
valid military ID required at Zoo Admissions.
Group Rates
Groups of 10 or more

Zoo Atlanta will be closing early at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 7 in order to prepare for our annual Beastly Feast event. Guest must exit the grounds by 3 p.m.

*Rate can not be combined with any other discount or promotion.


Special Offers  
The Library Pass Program
presented by 


Call 404.624.WILD for online assistance. We accept most major credit cards. 

Georgia State sales tax will be added to all prices. 



Family Membership $129           
Companion Membership $99          
Membership add-ons and levels


Rides and Attractions Rates

Single Ride Tickets:
Train - $3
Carousel - $3
Rock Wall - $3
Canopy Climber - $3

Combo Deals:
Zoo-rific Combo - $5
Good for two rides OR the same ride twice!

Fun Pass - $20 
The Fun Pass is good for 10 rides (save $1 per ride). It  may be shared and is valid for 1 year from the date of purchase.

Unlimited Ride Day-Pass
Good for unlimited rides on all attractions for the date of purchase
Member -  $8                                                  
Non-Member - $9

All rides open at 10:30 a.m.
Last ticket sold will be 4:45 p.m. | rides close at 5 p.m.