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General Info

Open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The last admission ticket is sold at 4:15 p.m. Palm Beach Zoo is open 363 days a year and is closed only on Thanksgiving & Christmas Day.

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Regular Admission

  • Adults $27.75
  • Seniors (60+) $25.75
  • Children (3-12) $21.75
  • Toddlers (0-2) Free

Purchase Tickets

Palm Beach Zoo Members Free 
Purchase A Membership

Parking is ALWAYS FREE at Palm Beach Zoo!

Learn more about our Coupon Policy

Palm Beach Zoo is open 363 days a year and is only closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Days. All tickets are non-refundable and non-transferrable. There are no refunds nor rainchecks for inclement weather. 

Group Admission Rates

Must have 15 or more paying attendees to qualify for the following group rates. 

School Groups & Other Non-Profit Children's Groups
  • Adults: $14.50
  • Children: $10.50
  • Chaperone: One (1) Chaperone per Ten (10) Children - Free
Community Groups
  • Adults: $20.75
  • Seniors: $19.25
  • Children (3-12): $16.25
  • Children Under 3: Free


Learn more about our Group Rates

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.

**Spouses or family members of servicemen and women may not appear in place of said serviceperson.**

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 or call 561-547-9453 (WILD).

Rules for Visitors of Palm Beach Zoo

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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.

Service Animals

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. To prevent undue stress on Zoo animals, "service animals" are not permitted in our free-flight aviaries. 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.

Safari Wagon & Wheelchair Rentals 

Wagon Rentals

Palm Beach Zoo is here to make your adventure as comfortable as possible. Safari wagons (seat 1-2 children) and wheelchairs are available to rent for $10 daily. Rentals are available on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Safari Wagon (seats 1-2 children)
$10.00 Per Day 

$10.00 Per Day

Play Fountain & Nature Play Pavilion

Hours 9:00a - 4:30p daily (weather permitting)

From cool water jets to imaginative and creative outdoor play, Palm Beach Zoo has you covered! Remember to bring your bathing suits/towels plus, check out our brand new Nature Play Pavilion during your next WILD visit!

From the Florida Turnpike

  • Exit at Southern Boulevard
  • Travel East to Jog Road
  • Turn Right onto Jog
  • Travel 1 mile to Summit Boulevard
  • Turn Left onto Summit Boulevard
  • Travel approx. 5 miles and arrive at the Palm Beach Zoo

From I-95 southbound

  • Exit at exit 68 Southern Boulevard
  • Travel East to Parker Avenue
  • Turn Right onto Parker Avenue
  • Travel on Parker Avenue until Summit Boulevard
  • Turn Right onto Summit Boulevard
  • Travel 1 block and arrive at the Palm Beach Zoo

From I-95 northbound

  • Exit at exit 66 Forest Hill Boulevard
  • Travel East to Parker Avenue
  • Turn Left onto Parker Avenue
  • Travel on Parker Avenue until Summit Boulevard
  • Turn Left onto Summit Boulevard
  • Travel 1 block and arrive at the Palm Beach Zoo

Palm Beach Zoo Map

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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. 

Ticket Policy

The zoo is open rain or shine, unless the severity of the weather poses a threat to the safety of our guests and staff (like a hurricane). If we do close for a major weather event, we will post the news on our website and the Zoo’s social media accounts. We do not offer rain checks or refunds due to inclement weather.