Open Daily
9:30 AM - 5 PM


Tampa Bay's more-to-do zoo.

Ticket Options

Day Passes
  • Adults $27.95
  • Seniors (60+) $25.95
  • Children (3-11) $20.95
  • Children (2 & Under) Free

A day time pass includes one entrance to the Zoo with free and unlimited rides. Open from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., 7 days a week (except Thanksgiving and Christmas day), you'll experience an unforgettable day of fun and adventure. Children 2 & under are free, and on-site parking is always free.

ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP                              **BEST VALUE**
  • Individual $70
  • Dual $105
  • Family: 1 adult & up to 4 children $140
  • Family: 2 adults & up to 4 children $170
  • Family Plus: 2 adults, up to 4 children & 2 guests $240
  • Guest add-on* $35

The Annual Membership is the best value for family fun!  It offers unlimited day time admission all year long. Plus, your purchase helps support animal conservation, and you'll also get special offers like:

  • Discounts at Zoo restaurants and gift shops.
  • Special pricing for Zoo events and educational programs.
  • Exclusive invites to member-only events.
  • Free or discounted admission to more than 150 zoos and aquariums across the nation.
  • Free admission to MOSI and The Florida Aquarium during the Swaptember program.

*Guest Passes must be purchased at the Zoo for $35 each with proof of your Dual or Family Membership.

City Pass
  • Adults $99
  • Children (3-11) $89

Tampa Bay CityPassTampa Bay CityPASS is a booklet of admission tickets to 5 must-see tourist attractions in Tampa Bay, including Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo. You'll save 51% compared to combined regular box office prices - and you'll have 9 days to use all 5 tickets. It's the most cost-effective way to experience Tampa Bay.

Daily Premium Experiences
  • Elephant Specialty Tour $150
  • Behind the Scenes Tour $100
  • Zoo Adventure Tour $4
  • Twilight Tour: Adult $20
  • Twilight Tour: Child $15
  • Inside Look Tour $20

Embark on a journey behind-the-scenes for a special up-close experience with the wild animals at Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo. While itineraries change daily, these small group experiences may include the opportunity to touch a White Rhinoceros, hand-feed a Florida Key Deer, interact with African penguins inside their habitat, watch a special Elephant training session and so much more.

Ticket prices include admission to the Zoo, so you can enjoy the animals and unlimited rides all day long. These special experiences must be booked in advance by phone. Please call (813) 935-8552 ext. 268 to make your reservations now.

*Guest must present acceptable proof of birth date: driver’s license, birth certificate, passport or military ID. Offer must be redeemed on the individual’s actual birthday with the exception of Leap Years, Thanksgiving and Christmas (day before or after are acceptable for these two holidays). Not combinable with any other offers or discounts. Not valid for special events. Offer has no cash value.

**Active Military discounts are for daytime admission only; not valid during special events or evening fundraisers. As many as three direct dependents of military personnel also are entitled to discounted admission. Dependents may take advantage of the offer without their service member, though an adult must accompany minor dependents, and dependent ages 10 and over must present valid dependent I.D.

  • Tampa Bay City Pass
  • Association of Zoos and Aquariums
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Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo is a globally recognized, accredited zoological society and one of the more popular tourist destinations in Tampa, Florida. We offer over 800,000 annual visitors the chance to learn about more than 1,200 animals in a way that’s exciting, interactive and fun. We also operate one of the world’s foremost breeding programs, helping to save some of our planet’s most threatened species from extinction. In addition to breeding, we are home to Florida’s premier manatee rescue and rehabilitation center, dedicated to the treatment and safe release of one of our state’s most famous resident animal species. Yet with all of this and so much more, we have one simple mission: to connect to the living earth for the protection of future generations of all species, including humans.

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