Timed Admission

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Tuesday October 19

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1:00 PM  –  1:30 PM

Please choose the date you would like to enter the zoo. The next available date is shown above.

Please note that due to potential avian influenza risk, birds are temporarily off exhibit.

NOTE for September 26: The zoo will close early at 1:00 pm

NOTE for September 30: The zoo will close early at 1:30 pm.

The Sacramento Zoo uses Plan-Ahead Pricing, giving you the opportunity to plan a zoo visit that matches your budget and schedule. Ticket prices may increase daily. The price will never be lower for a particular day than is currently listed. Buy early to save!

Become a member to enjoy FREE ADMISSION for an entire year!

Carefully read all guidelines and information below to prepare for your visit to the zoo:

  • All tickets are purchased for a specified date and must be redeemed on that day
  • Once in the zoo, you may stay until close at 5 pm. Last admission is at 4 pm.
  • Please do not visit if you feel ill.  

Notes to Sacramento Zoo members:

  • Members must sign in to receive member discounts. Discounts are reflected after you click "Add to Cart".
  • If you are reserving a child's ticket with your membership, children ages 2-17 will count as a Child ticket below. 
  • Do not wait to purchase additional guest tickets at the zoo! Plan ahead and save by purchasing your guests’ tickets early.


An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. By visiting the Sacramento Zoo, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.