Timed Ticketing

Know before you visit

  • We have transitioned to a timed ticketing system to limit the number of guests inside the Zoo at any given time.
  • Tickets may only be purchased online, and all transactions within the Zoo will be paperless (no cash).
  • Walk-ups will be encouraged to purchase online via a mobile device; however, daily capacity will be limited. No cash transactions.
  • We have implemented enhanced protocols and procedures you will notice during your visit.
    • In accordance with Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms’ Executive Order, masks are required for ages 10 and up.
      • Some optional paid experiences require a face mask for participants who are 2 years old or above.
    • Guests must select a timed reservation and purchase tickets online in advance before visiting.
    • Zoo Atlanta is open seven days a week except for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Get tickets for a Monday through Thursday visit to take advantage of a lower base price.

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General Admission

Adult (12+) $24.99 - $27.99
Child (3-11) $18.99 - $19.99
Senior (65+) $22.99 - $25.99
Child 2 & Under FREE
Military FREE**

Visit Zoo Atlanta Monday through Thursday to take advantage of the lower base price.

** All active-duty, reserves, veterans, and retired members of the U.S. Armed Forces will receive free admission to Zoo Atlanta; valid military ID required at Zoo Admissions. Regular admission rates will apply to family members and other guests, and tickets must be purchased in advance online. Reservation not required for Military admission. They will enter with the rest of your party at your designated time.


Starting at $109/yr.

All Memberships include:

Field Trips

Field Trips: Self-guided

Planning a Field Trip to the Zoo? Explore the Zoo on your own at a discounted group rate! For youth groups of 10 or more, Zoo Atlanta offers a self-guided field trip rate of $10.99.

Virtual Field Trips

NEW this year, take a trip to the Zoo without getting on a bus! Harnessing technology as the vehicle, connect your students to animals, careers, conservation, and all things Zoo Atlanta through a Virtual Field Trip.

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Group Tickets

Adult (12+) $20.99
Child (3-11) $15.99
Senior (65+) $18.99
Child 2 & Under FREE
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Groups of 15 or more paying guests may receive our discounted group rate. To receive a group rate, one person must pay for the entire party and the group is required to enter the Zoo together. Reservations must be made two weeks in advance of visit date.

Add-Ons and Special Offers

Sightseeing Offer

Save big with an Atlanta CityPASS!

Save 40% off admission to Zoo Atlanta, plus three additional must-see Atlanta attractions!

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Wild Encounters

 Behind-the-scenes experiences with some of our wildest residents turn a trip to the Zoo into the chance of a lifetime.

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The Zoo Train

All aboard! Hop on for a ride on one of Zoo Atlanta’s family favorites – The Zoo Train!

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Giraffe Feeding

Feed the giraffes from the all-new Twiga Terrace!

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Endangered Species Carousel

The Endangered Species Carousel takes Zoo guests for a whimsical spin upon hand-carved wooden animal figures.

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Treetop Trail

Zig, zag, climb and balance as you navigate a series of rope ladders, bridges, nets and tightrope-style foot lines.

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Find Out How Much A Membership Can Save You!