Zoo Boise Coupons & Discounts

2018- Every Thursday is Discount Day. Visit on that day for Zoo Boise discount tickets. 

A Senior rate discount is offered to 62 and older. 

A substantial group rate is offered with a reservation. 

Admission is cheaper from October - April. 

In the past, Zoo Boise has held a special Military day. Those with a valid military ID receive FREE admission this day. Check the official website listed below for a date.

Signing up for the zoo’s email newsletter can have specials and discounts sent right to your email address.

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

A zoo membership includes FREE unlimited admission to Zoo Boise for one year, FREE or discounted admission to many other AZA zoos, discounts on educational programs and gift shop.

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


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Zoo Boise Information

Address: 355 Julia Davis Drive, Boise, Idaho 83702

Phone: 1-208-608-7760

Website: www.zooboise.org

Animals: over 200

Size: 11 acres

About Zoo Boise

Zoo Boise is in Julia Davis Park and houses over 201 animals from 83 species. The Idaho attraction is divided into a number of areas including the African Plains Exhibit that includes a giraffe exhibit and giraffe encounters, lion, servals and small animals of Africa. Animals of Asia has red panda, tigers and prairie dogs. The Americas has a Penguin Pavilion, Primate House and Aviaries.

Zoo Boise has some special attractions throughout the year. Some of these are Butterflies in Bloom, a Zoo Farm, Giraffe Encounters, Conservation Cruise, Wallaby Walkabout, Zookeeper Talks and Animal Storytime.

The Conservation Cruise offers guests a unique trip across a lagoon to a monkey exhibit and to the African Plains Exhibit. This as well as the Butterflies in Bloom exhibit have a small entrance fee in addition to the zoo fee. Some of the animal feedings charge for the food that guests can feed the animals.

Zoo Boise Details

The zoo is open every day of the year except for Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

Zoo Boise hours are: September 15 through May 20 from 10am to 5pm. The rest of the year: 9am to 5pm.

Regular Zoo Boise ticket prices are Adults $10, Children (4-11) $7 and Children (3 and under) are FREE. Seniors are $7. Prices are lower from October to April.

Strollers, wagons and Safari Jeeps are available to rent for a small fee at the gift shop. Wheelchairs are FREE, (first come, first served) and are picked up at the front gate.

Picnicking is available in the Julia Davis Park.