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.
*Toledo Zoo Members receive free parking for one vehicle per visit that takes up one space in our Anthony Wayne Trail Lot.
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Standard Admission Rates

January- November (until Lights Before Christmas begins on November 13)
All children under 2 years old are admitted for free
$17 for adults
$14 for children ages 2-11
$14 for seniors (60+)
* Lucas County residents get a $2 discount off of each ticket with valid proof of residency (does not include special events such as Lights Before Christmas or Littel Boo / Pumpkin Path)

Lights Before Christmas
Friday, November 13 to January 3, 2016

Lights Before Christmas rates are applicable beginning at 10 am daily
All children under 2 years old are admitted for free
$15 for adults
$12 for children ages 2-11
$12 for seniors (60+)

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

Last admission 4 pm—Zoo closes 5 pm

November

Last admission 4 pm—Zoo closes 5 pm
* Hours only apply until Lights Before Christmas begins on Friday, November 13

Lights Before Christmas
November 13, 2015 to January 3, 2016

Lights Before Christmas hours begin daily at 10 am
Sun - Thurs: Last admission 8 pm—Zoo closes 9 pm
Fri & Sat: Last admission 9 pm—Zoo closes 10 pm