Discounted Admission Offers

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Military & First Responders  $3 off adults / $2 off child admission. Valid military, fire or police ID is required to obtain discount. Tickets must be purchased in person.

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We offer FREE admission to all members of the military on Memorial Day, July 4th and Veteran’s Day.

All members of the military — active and retired — will receive FREE admission to the Zoo on Memorial Day, July 4 and Veteran’s Day.  The offer also allows military personnel to purchase up to six (6) half-price admission tickets for members of their immediate family.

Military personnel who qualify for the free admission ticket and discount offer for family members include active military, retired military, National Guard, veterans with honorable or medical discharge and Reserve Officers’ Training Corps with government issued ID.

Thank you for your service!

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Kroger – $2 off adult / $1 off child admission. Purchase discounted tickets in local Kroger stores only. Sign up to support the Cincinnati Zoo through Kroger’s Community Rewards Program.


AAA – Discounts available through local AAA only. This discount is not available at the Cincinnati Zoo ticketing windows.

Group/Corporate Discounts

Group/Corporate Discounts – These discounts are offered online only and can be accessed here.

Reciprocal Membership Discounts

Reciprocal Membership Discounts – The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden welcomes members of Zoos and Aquariums across the country! Members of participating institutions may enjoy half off the standard general admission price or half off the standard general admission portion of packages. Offer is valid for anyone on the visiting membership and must be presented in person with matching ID at the ticketing window to receive offer. A full list of participating institutions can be found here.

*Please note: discounts must be applied on the date of visit and time of sale. Discounts may not be applied retroactively.

Home & Garden Show

Fiona Cove will be taking over the Cincinnati Home & Garden Show! Don’t miss presentations by Fiona’s Care Team at 4 p.m. and Zoo Director Thane Maynard at 5 p.m. on Family Day, March 2.

The Cincinnati Home & Garden Show provides you with six days to shop, compare and save with hundreds of experts! Get ideas from Matt Blashaw of DIY Network’s Yard Crashers Feb. 24 & 25, and Joanie Sprague of TCL’s Trading Spaces March 2-4. Stroll through 10,000 sq. ft. of Feature Gardens, designed by top local landscapers, and join us for Family Day, March 2, for special presentations, a book reading at Fiona’s Cove, face painting and more! We’ll also be selling official #TeamFiona merchandise on site and make sure to bring your extra change to donate at Fiona’s Cove.

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Cincinnati Reds Package

Join the Reds and the Cincinnati Zoo this summer to celebrate everyone’s favorite baby hippo – Fiona! This special package includes an exclusive Fiona bobblehead plus your ticket to the June 19 game. This limited edition bobblehead is only available through this offer, while supplies last. 

Fiona bobblehead is only available with the purchase of this special ticket package

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Looking for a place to stay in Cincinnati? Check out the Cincinnati Zoo Hotel Package!

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Zoo Package Details

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Hotel Stay:

  • 116 hotels to choose from 


Your choice of at least 1 of the following tickets:

  • Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden – General Admission
  • Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden – Zoo Adventure Ticket

Ride and Roar Package

Looking for fun and affordable vacation packages in Ohio? Your search ends here. Warren County offers a wide range of getaway packages that fit travelers of all ages and easy access to Ohio’s Largest Playground and all Cincinnati has to offer.

Ride and Roar Package is perfect for the family who loves fun & thrills! Click here for full details & to purchase!

Ride and Roar Details

Hotel Stay:

  • 16 hotels to choose from


  • Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden – General Admission
  • Kings Island – Single Day Pass