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Hours & Admission

To help protect our staff and community, the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo is temporarily closing to the public effective, Thursday, March 19th, to support the efforts being made to slow the spread of COVID-19.  We will re-evaluate our situation on April 2nd and provide a follow up statement at that time.  Please continue to monitor our website for any updates.


Temporarily Closed to the Public

Open Daily from: 9am to 4pm

(last guests at 3:30pm)

We are closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day, but observe regular business hours the day after the holiday.


Adults (13-54) $19.95
Seniors (55+) & Military $16.95
Children (3-12) $14.95
Children 2 and Under Free

* Must have valid ID to recieve military rate.

Please note: Service dogs are permitted in the park by appointment only and must be made 24 hours in advance. For the safety of our guests and animals, please review our Service Dogs policy and guidelines.

Group Rate

We love groups and we’re happy to accommodate most types: civic, community, church, tourist, employee, service organizations, and membership clubs. Groups require a minimum of 15 people to receive 15% off regular admission. A reservation at least 48 hours prior to arrival is required.


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Educational Group Rate

We also love school groups and other educational groups and offer a discounted admission rate with a minimum of 15 students and chaperones. Teachers and bus drivers get in free and there’s no minimum for daycare groups. Advance reservations are required.