Hours & Admission
Hours of Operation
Open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with the last admission ticket being sold at 4:15 p.m. Palm Beach Zoo is open 363 days a year and is closed only on Thanksgiving & Christmas Day.
Parking is Always FREE at Palm Beach Zoo!
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11 Daily Shows & Talks
Amazing wildlife is just a few feet away: enjoy a one-of-a-kind Zoo experience with 11 daily shows and talks!
Interactive Fountain Fun
Hours 9:00a – 4:30p daily (weather permitting) – Remember to bring your bathing suits/towels and make a splash in our interactive fountain during your next visit!
Honoring Our Heroes: Military Discount
Palm Beach Zoo appreciates the hard work and dedication of the men and women in the United States Armed Forces. To show our gratitude, we offer all active, reservist, and retired members of the military FREE ADMISSION (valid ID must be presented at the admissions booth). We also offer all active-duty, retired or reserve military personnel with appropriate military ID, 50% off admission for up to three members of their group.
Accessibility, Accompaniment, & Basic Rules
Palm Beach Zoo is committed to providing all of our guests with the most enjoyable and accessible experience possible. If you or someone in your group needs special accommodations, please contact us at [email protected] or call (561) 533-0887.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Sorry, no pets, food, or beverages may be brought into the Zoo. Palm Beach Zoo is a smoke-free facility.
Filming & Photography
Palm Beach Zoo reserves the right to photograph, videotape, or film our visitors on Zoo grounds for promotional purposes, without further authorization or compensation.
To ensure everyone’s safety all service animals MUST be declared to our guest services staff before entry and remain on a short leash at all times. There is a strict limit of one service animal per group and service animals exhibiting signs of ill health, or aggressive or erratic behavior will not be allowed. To prevent undue stress on Zoo animals, “service animals” are not permitted in our free-flight aviaries or inside the screened area of Wallaby Station. We thank you in advance for your cooperation.
Palm Beach Zoo allows “service animals” as described in compliance with the American with Disabilities Act . Please note, “assistance animals” are not within the scope of the ADA definition and are not permitted in the Zoo.
Group Admission Rates
Must have 15 or more pre-registered guests and deposit to qualify for the following group rates. Please note that this rate is not available at the main entrance or during special events.
School Groups & Other Non-Profit Children’s Groups
- Adults: $10.25
- Children: $7.75
- Chaperone: One (1) Chaperone per Ten (10) Children – Free
- Register your school or non-profit youth group
- Adults: $14.75
- Seniors: $12.75
- Children (3-12): $10.75
- Children Under 3: Free
- Register your community group
Rainy Day Discounts
Rainy days are a great time to visit the Zoo. Did you know that when it’s wet and rainy a lot of the animals are very active?