Hours & Prices

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  • Zoo open 9:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. DAILY through Sept. 30
  • Funland open Sept. 2, 3, 4 from 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. weather permitting
  • Kookaburra Kafe open Saturdays and Sundays 10:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.


  • Zoo open Oct. 1-15 on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays 9:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. 
    • Kafe open 10:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays 
  • Funland closed until May 2024
  • Boo at the Zoo Oct.19-21. Zoo open only for event from 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.  (Kafe open during Boo)
  • Zoo Lights Oct. 23-24. Zoo open only for event from 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. (Kafe open during this time)
  • Oct. 28-29. Zoo Open 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

November: hours TBD

Costs below are valid through Sept. 30, 2023 only:

General Admission 

  • Adults (age 13-61): $8.00
  • Seniors (age 62 and over): $6.50
  • Children (age 3-12): $5.00
  • Toddler and Infants (age 2 and under): $0.50
  • Military Rate (must show valid military ID prior to purchase): $6.00
  • Zoo Members (must show valid membership card in app) : Free

All prices include your $0.50 conservation fee. Tax will be applied at checkout. We accept cash, VISA, MasterCard, and Discover. Parking is free. Tickets purchased online are valid for any general admission date, within the year purchased, during regular zoo hours (NOT valid for special events or fundraisers). 


Wheelchairs or wagons available to rent (first-come, first-serve): $5.00 each

Group Admission:

Valid only for groups of 15 or more. If you are a tax-exempt organization, you must provide your TIN at admissions. If you are taxable, 6% Idaho sales tax will be added to the rates below. Group ticket purchases are not available online.

  • Adults (age 13-61): $7.00
  • Seniors (age 62 and over): $5.50  
  • Children (age 3-12): $4.50
  • Toddlers and Infants (age 2 and under): $0.50