2018 Denver Zoo Free Days - January 11, January 19, January 20, February 4, February 5, November 9 and November 12.

A military Denver Zoo discount is offered to those with a valid military I.D. and their immediate family. $2 off adults and seniors and $1 off children. Only valid on daytime admission tickets. Some restrictions may apply.

Show your B-cycle membership, current RTD transfer slip or EcoPass for a $2 Denver Zoo discount on your ticket. Only valid on daytime admission tickets. Some restrictions may apply.

Denver Zoo discount admission tickets are offered to groups of ten or more paid admissions.  

Admission prices are a few dollars cheaper during winter months.

Get cheap tickets at Denver Zoo with a senior discount. 

Denver Zoo coupons can sometimes be found at local Denver Wendy’s restaurants during certain times of the year.

The Denver Zoo offers discounts in conjunction with the My Denver Card.

Local coupon books, tourist guides and brochure often contain a coupon for the zoo.

The zoo has a Twitter and Facebook page and announces events and special deals on them.

You can sign up for their zoo e-newsletter for the latest events and zoo deals.

Local Denver grocery stores have been known to have Denver Zoo discounts from time to time.

They also offer financial assistance for groups and individuals who may need it through the Red Apple Fund. 

The zoo offers Denver Zoo discount tickets at some places of business. Check with your employer to see if they are part of the program.

If you have a membership to another zoo or aquarium, you may qualify for a discounted or FREE admission.

Memberships can save you money if you are planning a few trips to the zoo.  Zoo membership includes FREE admission every day of the year, discounts on gift ships, restaurants, Zoo Lights, classes and lectures.

Denver Zoo coupons, discounts, deals and specials are usually for a limited time and have an expiration date.

Denver Zoo Information

Address:  2300 Steele Street, Denver, Colorado 80205  

Phone:  1-303-376-4800  

Website:  www.denverzoo.org

Animals:  4,000          

Size: 80 acres

About Denver Zoo

Denver Zoological Gardens is home to over 4,000 animals from 700 species on 80 acres of land. Many of the animals in the Colorado zoo are rare and/or endangered. It is one of the most visited zoos in the United States and a popular attraction in Colorado. This zoo has some high-end exhibits such as Dragons of Komodo, Tropical Discovery and Primate Panorama.  

  • Dragons of Komodo is a 5,500 square-foot indoor exhibit that houses Komodo dragons.  It is the largest exhibit of its kind.  
  • Tropical Discovery is an indoor rain forest with waterfalls, caves and riverbank exhibits.  
  • Primate Panorama is a large home to 29 species of primates including the western lowland gorilla.

Denver Zoo Details

Regular admission prices are Adults $17, Children from (3 - 11) $12, Seniors $14 and Children 2 and under are FREE. Winter months have a discounted rate.

The zoo’s hours are 9 am to 5 pm from March 1 - October 31 and 10 am to 5 pm for November 1 - February 28.

Denver Zoo is open every day of the year.

You may bring in your own picnic lunch (no straws,glass or alcohol). There are two picnic areas at Giraffe Meadows and Sycamore Grove.

Parking is available in parking lots or a parking garage near the zoo. Parking is FREE.

Denver Zoo offers both a train ride and carousel. The costs of the rides are $2 a piece