The Sacramento Zoo is wholly managed by the nonprofit Sacramento Zoological Society.
Your admission fees help support our mission to inspire appreciation, respect and a connection with wildlife and nature through education, recreation and conservation.

Open since 1927, the Sacramento Zoo is home to over 140 native, rare and endangered species and is one of over 200 accredited institutions of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. Thank you.

      Child Admission (Ages 2-11)
  Price $7.75

      General Admission (Ages 12-64)
  Price $11.75

      Senior Admission (Ages 65 & older)
  Price $11.00

  • Tickets not valid with Combo Pass, other discounts or for special events.
  • No cash value.
  • Zoo closed on Christmas and Thanksgiving.
  • Zoo hours vary. Call (916) 808-5888 or visit for early closing dates and times.

If you have a question please e-mail: or call (916) 808-5888