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Buy Online, save time and speed up your entry into the zoo.

For the price of a one-day ticket, come back rest of year FREE. Including our Summer Sunset Celebration, Halloween and Christmas events. Offer details, click here.

One-Day Tickets

Buy in advance, save $2 per person and speed up entry into the Zoo. Valid for one day Zoo admission. Expires one year from date issued. One-day ticket details, click here.

Christmas in the Wild After 4PM Tickets

This ticket provides one single day admission (after 4PM) November 25-26, December 2-3, 9-10, 16-23 and 26-30. 

Annual Pass Membership

Annual membership offers the best value for friends and family, including unlimited admission for 12 full months from date of purchase and access to our seasonal events - NEW Creatures of the Night and NEW Christmas in the Wild. Memberships also make a difference supporting the Zoo's animal care as well as rescue, rehabilitation and release initiatives. Compare here.

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Tampa Bay CityPASS

Visiting from out of town? Tampa Bay CityPASS is a booklet of admission tickets to 5 must-see attractions in the Greater Bay area, including the Zoo. Save 51% compared to combined box office prices with 9 days to use. Learn more about CityPASS, click here.

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Looking for Group Rates?

Bringing a Group of 15 people or more?

Book in advance and save. Perfect for Senior Outings, Family Gatherings, Corporate Team Building & Meetings, College Trips, Picnic Packages, Weddings and more. Contact Group Sales (813) 935-8552 ext 277.

Children's Programming

Zoo School handles all Children’s programming including Field Trips, Children’s Birthday Parties, Sleepovers, Scouting Events, and Summer Camps, please call (813) 935-8552 ext 268, or by email.

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Up-Close Encounters

Journey behind-the-scenes or take a private tour for special up-close experiences with a variety of animals. Book your experience today!

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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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