Hours & Admission

The Chattanooga Zoo is one of the best family values in town. Don’t miss it!


Open daily 9:00am – 5:00pm. Open every day except Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day.

Admission Prices

  • Adults
  • Seniors (Ages 65+)
  • Kids (Ages 3-12)
  • Kids (Ages 2 & Under)

Group Rates

Special rates are available to groups of 15 or more who make a reservation at least three days prior to visiting. For more information, visit the Group Sales page or call the Admissions Office at 423.697.1319.

Zoo member elsewhere? 
Then be sure to view our AZA Reciprocity List to see if you get a discount!

Upgrade your visit with a Zoo Tour!

Encounter animals through our WILD Encounter Program! 

** Please note that picnic facilities are no longer available inside the zoo and outside food and drink is not permitted. However, there are picnic areas right outside of the Zoo in the larger Warner Park. There are food offerings at the Zoo's Gombe Cafe located inside the Zoo.

**Outside animals are not allowed on Zoo grounds. Service dogs and service miniature horses are allowed with proper identification. 

**Shoes and appropriate clothing is required while visiting the Chattanooga Zoo. 


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