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Latest COVID Safety Updates

Palm Beach Zoo is OPEN!

 

Purchase your tickets in advance for touch free entry. 

  • Adults $24.95
  • Seniors (60+) $22.95
  • Children (3-12) $18.95
  • Toddlers (0-2) Free

Buy Your Tickets Now

Know Before You Go 

You must wear a mask in Palm Beach County (EO-12) when social distancing is not possible.

 

For the safety of all visitors, masks are required in the following areas:
  • Fountain Plaza Splash Pad
    • Masks are required for spectators around the splash pad. If you are sitting on the benches, standing and monitoring your family, or in line for concessions you must wear a mask, as social distancing is difficult in this area of the Zoo. Anyone actively taking part in water play does not have to wear a mask. 
  • Tiger River Habitat
    • Mask are required for all ages when near the Tiger River habitat. Tigers and other large cats have been shown to be susceptible to COVID-19. Help us protect the Malayan tiger cubs by masking up when near their habitat.
  • Restrooms
  • Zoo administration buildings

Thank you for your cooperation.

The following attractions and services will be unavailable due to COVID-19 protocols:

  • Carousel and Train
  • Nature Play
  • Reptile Observatory
  • Lorikeet Loft bird feeding
  • Indoor dining room closed - Outside concessions and food kiosks are open throughout the Zoo. Outdoor seating is available on the café deck and picnic tables.
  • Beuttenmuller Asian Aviary
  • Keeper Talks and Animal Experiences

FAQs

Welcome to Palm Beach Zoo! While you are creating priceless memories and spending time with your family in nature, here are some safety FAQs to keep in mind:

HOW IS THE ZOO REDUCING THE SPREAD OF COVID-19 AND KEEPING ME SAFE DURING MY VISIT? 

  • Our capacity remains limited and will be carefully monitored with heatmaps to ensure physical distancing.
  • Hand-sanitizer stations are available throughout the Zoo.
  • Guests of the Zoo are asked to refrain from visiting if they are in a high-risk or vulnerable category for COVID-19, are not feeling well or have a fever. 
  • Guests are encouraged to wear facial coverings, utilize hand-sanitizing stations, and maintain a six-foot distance from other groups. In accordance with Palm Beach County orders: Facial coverings are required in indoor spaces and where social distancing is not possible. Facial coverings are required in Fountain Plaza while sitting on benches, supervising water play and in concession lines where social distancing is not possible. Masks are required for all ages of visitors when visiting the Tiger River habitat due to the fact that large cats have been shown to contract COVID-19. Please help us keep our tiger cubs safe!
  • Additional sanitation of high-touch surfaces and restrooms will be performed throughout the day.
  • Touchless payment and online ticket purchase options are available. 
  • Zoo staff must wear face coverings and answer a health survey each day prior to reporting to work.

CAN THE ZOO GUARANTEE I WILL NOT GET COVID-19 FROM MY VISIT?

  • The best way to reduce the spread of COVID-19 is to eliminate non-essential interaction with the public. Visiting any attraction with the general public carries an inherent risk. Guests voluntarily assume all risks associated with a visit. Safety is our top priority, and the Zoo put in place precautionary measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19, as listed above.

We thank you for your cooperation and support of Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society.

 

 

Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society is OPEN! For the latest COVID safety information CLICK HERE!