General Information

Roosevelt Park Zoo strives to provide education, experiences, and knowledge promoting wildlife understanding, conservation, and an intrinsic, personal connection with the natural world.

We aspire to enthusiastically value, protect, and conserve the natural world.

Zoo Hours



Zoo Hours

Weather permitting   |   Last admittance 30 minutes before close

May (Summer)

9am to 6pm (weather permitting)
Concessions (weekends only)

June – Aug (Summer)

9am to 8pm (last day August 21)

September (Summer)

10am to 6pm (Aug 22-Oct 2)
Concessions (weekends only)

October-April (Winter)

Monday – Saturday | 10am to 3pm 
October 3-April


Summer Admission Fee

Adults – $10.00
Military Adults – $9.00
College Student (with college ID) – $9.00
Children (Ages 3-12) – $6.50
Seniors (Ages 60 & older) – $9.00
Children 2 & under – Free

Winter Admission Fee

2022 starting October 3

Adults – $6.00
Military Adults – $5.00
College Student (with college ID) – $5.00
Children (Ages 3-12) – $4.00
Seniors (Ages 60 and older) – $5.00
Children 2 & under – Free

Forms of Payment

Cash & Card
(Sorry, we do not accept checks)


(Weather Permitting)

2022 May: Weekends from 11-4:30

2022 Summer Season: 11-4:30


Wagons & Strollers

  • Wagons & strollers available for rent during summer season at admission counter
  • Wheelchairs also available
    $3.00 per wagon
    $2.00 per stroller


Giraffe Feeding Station

(Weather Permitting)

2022 May: 11am

2022 May: Weekends 11am and 2pm

2022 Summer Season: 11am and 2pm daily


Zoo Train

(Weather Permitting)

2022 Summer Season TBD


items not allowed on RPZ grounds

Pets of any kind (exempt – ADA service animals)

Outside food, single use straws & lids on drinks, coolers

Balloons, balls, selfie sticks

Bikes, skateboards, scooters, hoverboards or heelies


General Policies

Please respect the animals

We are a smoke free facility

Follow all posted signs and remain in public areas

Refrain from feeding unauthorized animals

Children under 12 must be accompanied by a guardian over 18

Clothing and shoes are required at all times