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New for Summer 2016 – All Day Pass

Help save animals in the wild with your All Day Pass! A portion of each purchase goes towards protecting animals in the wild.

Each All Day Pass includes:

  • Souvenir conservation bracelet
  • Zoo general admission
  • UNLIMITED walks through Dinosaurs!

The Child All Day Pass also includes unlimited Texas Direct Auto Wildlife Carousel rides, for the same low price!

Buy_Now_Button All Day Pass $19.95

Save $4 after 4

TXU Energy Presents Chill Out!
Save $4 on regular Zoo admission if you plan on arriving after 4 p.m.
Purchase anytime, valid for one use May 28 – Sept 30
Online only – cannot be purchased at the Zoo

Adult $13    Child $9    Buy_Now_Button

General Admission

Zoo Members – FREEBuy_Now_Button
Children 1 and Under – FREE
Children 2-11 – $13
Adults 12-64 – $17
Senior 65+ – $10.50

A portion of each Houston Zoo ticket purchase goes towards protecting animals in the wild.

Become a Member

Membership-Orange-Button Members get in free! Become a member and enjoy free daytime admission for an entire year and many other great benefits.

Discounted Admission for Guests of Zoo Members

buy-tickets-orange-button As a member, you may purchase discounted admission for guests who come with you.


DINOSAURS! $3.95 (Get an All Day Pass and Dinosaurs! is included!)

Giraffe Feeding Platform – $7.00

Texas Direct Auto Wildlife Carousel:
Zoo Members $2 Non-Members $3

Purchase these activity tickets when you visit. Zoo admission is not included with these items.

Tickets for Events

Looking for tickets for Zoo events? Check out our Events Calendar. Many events are free with zoo admission! Check event details for more information and to purchase tickets.

Discounts & Offers

Free Afternoons
Lone Star Access Program
Fiesta Mart Discounts
METRO Discounts
U.S. Military Discounts - Changes in 2015
Student Discounts
Zoo Brochure Rack Card
Discount for Members of Other Zoos
AAA (American Automobile Association)
Corporate Discounts
School Field Trips and Student Programs
Group Rates

Save with CityPASS

Houston CityPASS is a booklet of admission tickets to five must-see tourist attractions in Houston. You’ll skip most ticket lines, too. Buy yours online today! Save 48% or more off admission to the Houston Zoo, plus four more top Houston attractions: Space Center Houston, Houston Museum of Natural Science, the Downtown Aquarium, and your choice of the Houston Children’s Museum OR a Kemah Boardwalk All-Day Ride Pass.