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Dec 28, 2017


Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo is celebrating the New Year by introducing three extraordinary offers.
TLPZ debuts new offers with unbelievable value, there’s something for everyone. 

Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo is celebrating the New Year by introducing three extraordinary offers:

Our Armed Forces Salute offers free admission to the Zoo through 2018 to all active military personnel and up to three direct dependents.  To take advantage of this offer, active members of the military will need to register online at Additional discounts are available at select military bases.

Our First Responders Salute offers a variety of eligible emergency personnel free admission through February 28, 2018, plus a 50% discount on up to three accompanying friends and family. Qualified first responders will also need to register online at

Our Florida Residents Salute offers our in-state neighbors an incredible special value through February 28, 2018 with Adults-at-Kids Pricing.  Florida residents can take advantage of this $9 discount, per adult, by pre-purchasing their Zoo tickets online at

 “It is our privilege at Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo to recognize the heroic efforts of the men and women who protect our freedoms, and our families. We also want to show our appreciation to neighboring Florida residents, who deserve an opportunity to take advantage of seasonal discounts,” said CEO, Joe Couceiro.  “It is our hope that our military, first responders and Florida residents take advantage of these offers, allowing us to deliver on our mission and brand promise of providing unforgettable natural connections.”

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Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo is operated by the Lowry Park Zoological Society, an independent 501(c)(3) charitable organization committed to excellence in education, conservation and research. The Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), and is featured among the “Top 25 Zoos in the U.S” by TripAdvisor (2015) and “10 Best Zoos in the U.S.” by Trekaroo (2015). The Zoo is located at 1101 W. Sligh Avenue in Tampa, one mile west of I-275 (exit 48) and is open seven days a week, from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 

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