Admission Rates Per Calendar Year

Note: admission rates and hours are subject to change

Toledo Zoo members
Admission and parking are free for all Toledo Zoo members but please have a second form of ID ready to present at the gate with your Membership card.
Please note: Membership must be current upon arrival at the Zoo—lapsed members will be charged standard rates for parking and admission, and these fees are non-refundable.
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Regular Admission Rates

All children under 2 years old are admitted for free

January- October
$15 for adults, $12 for children ages 2-11 and seniors (60+)

November - December
*$7.50 for adults, $6 for children ages 2-11 and seniors (60+)
* Please note: once Lights Before Christmas begins, daytime rates apply only until 2:59 pm daily. Beginning at 3 pm, Lights Before Christmas admission rates apply.
 

Zoo Hours Per Calendar Year

The Zoo is open every day of the year except Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day.

The Zoo opens daily at 10 am. Closing times vary throughout the year:

January - April
Last admission 4 pm—Zoo closes 5 pm

May (until Memorial Day)
Weekdays: Last admission 4 pm—Zoo closes 5 pm
Weekends: Last admission 5 pm—Zoo closes 6 pm

Memorial Day - Labor Day
Last admission 5 pm—Zoo closes 6 pm

September (after Labor Day)
Weekdays: Last admission 4 pm—Zoo closes 5 pm

Weekends: Last admission 5 pm—Zoo closes 6 pm

October - November (until Lights Before Christmas begins)
Last admission 4 pm—Zoo closes 5 pm

Daytime hours during Lights Before Christmas
10 am to 3pm (after 3pm, Lights Before Christmas admission rate applies)

Hours for Lights Before Christmas (open at 3 pm daily)
Sun - Thurs: Last admission 8 pm—Zoo closes 9 pm

Fri & Sat: Last admission 9 pm—Zoo closes 10 pm