Admission Rates

Admission Rates

  • ANNUAL ZOO PASSES
  • Adult (non-resident): $15 each
  • Adult Alaska Resident (with ID*): $13 each
  • Senior (age 65 and older): $10 each
  • Military adult (with ID**): $10 each
  • Youth ages 3 - 17 years: $7 each
  • Ages 2 years and under: FREE

PLEASE NOTE: The Alaska Zoo will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, November 24th. We will open at 10am on Friday, November 25th. Thank you for your understanding.

Visit our Zoo Lights page to view our special rates for attending during scheduled Zoo Lights hours starting November 25th!

Hours ~ Location ~ Summer Shuttle Service ~ Visitor Conduct

Visitor Ratios:

  • Visitors must be within adult to youth ratio for the safety of visitors and zoo animals.
  • Adults must be 18 years or older.
  • Proper ratio for zoo visitors:
    • Youth 12 years and under: Minimum 1 adult per 5 youth.

Special Encounters available with advanced scheduling

Additional Admission Information:

  • Discounts only to each ID shown at time of purchase.
  • *Valid Alaska Driver's License/ID needed for resident discount. Other forms of proof of residency are also accepted including an Alaska voter registration card or anything that states that you live at an Alaska address. Student ID's will not be accepted on their own, as a proof of residency in Alaska is required.
  • **Military ID's: We accept Active Duty, Retired, Veteran, Dependents of United States Military only.
  • We do not offer reciprocal admissions agreements for members of other zoos at this time.