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Thank you for planning your visit to the Toledo Zoo!
The Zoo is located at 2 Hippo Way, Toledo, Ohio.

The New Aquarium Adventure Trail is OPEN!

Just in time for hot summer days! Visitors can visit the Cool Zone with water play features, and also explore our new playground at Aqaurium Adventure Trail. Splash next to big whale scultptures, swing under a giant crab and find many other ways to have fun! Learn more.

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Discount admission rates

Discount admission rates apply to visitors in the following categories:

• Toledo Zoo Members
      * FREE admission with Membership ID card and valid ID

• Lucas County residents (valid ID required)
      * $2 off admission prices
      ** FREE admission on Mondays between 10am and 12pm

• School groups

• Military Discounts

• Groups of 20 or more

• Pre-registered consignment groups

If any of the above categories applies to you, click here to get more information

Parking information

$7 per vehicle
Members must present a Toledo Zoo membership card to receive free parking in the Anthony Wayne Trail lot.
*When the parking lot is at high capacity, a Zoo parking shuttle may be in service to transport visitors to the main entrance.
*Toledo Zoo Members receive free parking for one vehicle per visit that takes up one space in our Anthony Wayne Trail Lot.

$15 for RVs, campers, motor coaches or any vehicle that takes up more than one parking space.
* Please note that large vehicles may be asked to park in the rear of the parking lot.

$7 per school bus used for pre-registered field trips

Additional visitor information

Zoo Construction Updates

Driving Directions and Maps

Zoo Guide Map

Fun Activities at the Zoo

Out-of-Town visitors’ info

Ride Information

Renting strollers, wagons, wheelchairs, or motorized scooters

Zoo Policies

Download a Zoo Visitor’s Guide for detailed info


Purchase tickets online

About the Toledo Zoo (inlcudes Zoo contact info)

View Zoo schedules of admission rates and hours per calendar year

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