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Hours of Operation

UPDATE: For the month of August 2023, the Zoo will open at 8am and close at 2pm. Get more information here. 

The Zoo has year-round hours: 
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Last admission is at 3:30pm. 

Zoo will be closed for the following holidays:

  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Razorback Game Days at War Memorial Stadium [September 2, 2023; August 31, 2024; September 6, 2025]
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year’s Day

Admission Price

  • Adults (ages 13 and over): $12.95
  • Guests under 14 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
  • Children ages 3 to 12: $9.95
  • Children under age 3: FREE
  • Seniors 65+: $2 off regular admission
  • Active-duty military and veterans (with ID or Adult Dependent ID): $2 off regular admission
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A per vehicle parking of $3 fee will be assessed at the front entrance to support our conservation efforts.
Zoo Members
always park FREE! 


  • Single Stroller $11 ~ no deposit fee
  • Double Stroller $13 ~ no deposit fee
  • Wheelchairs $13~ no deposit fee
  • Electric scooters $30 (limited quantity, so first-come, first-serve) (Driver's license will be held during rental.)

All rentals must be returned to the Safari Trader Gift Shop by 4:00 p.m.


Train and carousel rides are $3 per person.

Special Events at the Little Rock Zoo

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Little Rock Zoo Memberships

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Memberships support the Zoo's efforts to promote conservation and education. It is the perfect way to benefit humans and animals, alike!

Little Rock Zoo

1 Zoo Drive
Little Rock, AR 72205


Hours of Operation
9 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Last admission 4 p.m.
Zoo grounds close at 4:30 pm

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