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Zoo Hours

Open daily, year-round, the zoo closes at 4 pm but guests may stay on grounds until 5 pm. Some exhibits close early. No outside alcohol allowed.

Map of the Sacramento Zoo
Printable Zoo Map

Open Daily 9 am to 4 pm

February 23: Half-price admission
April 27: Special ticket required for Star Wars Day
May 18: Zoo closes at 1:30 pm
July 4: Half-price admission
July 5: Half-price admission
August 17: Zoo closes at 2:30 pm
August 22: Half-price admission
September 14: Zoo closes at 1:30 pm
October 26 & 27: Special ticket required for Boo at the Zoo 
Thanksgiving: Zoo closed
December 24: Free admission day & zoo closes at noon
Christmas: Zoo closed



Admissions

Sacramento Zoo Prices

General admission: $16.50
Senior admission 65+: $15.50
Children ages 2-11: $11.50
Children ages 0-1: Free

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Zoo & Fairytale Town Combo

Weekdays
General admission: $21.25
Senior admission 65+: $20.25
Children ages 2-11: $16.25
Children ages 0-1: Free

Weekends & Holidays
General admission: $22.25
Senior admission 65+: $21.25
Children ages 2-11: $17.25
Children ages 0-1: Free

Directions

The Sacramento Zoo is just south of downtown Sacramento on the corner of Sutterville Road and Land Park Drive, just off the I-5 freeway, inside of William Land Park.

Our mailing address does not take you to the front of the zoo.
If you are using an online map, please search
“Land Park Drive & 16th Ave, Sacramento, CA 95822”

Parking is free and on-street throughout Land Park. Map of William Land Park

Attractions, Tips & Daily Events

From train rides to giraffe encounters, wildlife stage shows to the best times to visit, make the most of your zoo day by browsing the links below to see all that is happening on the day you plan to visit.

Attractions Daily Education Programs Behind-the-Scenes Tours Zoo Tips & Facts

Sacramento Zoo Map

Map of the Sacramento Zoo