Discounted Admission Offers

Buy your tickets online to save time and money!


krogerKroger – $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.


Military – $3 off adults / $2 off child admission. Valid military ID is required to obtain discount. Tickets must be purchased in person.


We offer FREE admission 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!


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

CincinnatiZooZoo for One

Get this exclusive offer courtesy of the Cincinnati Bearcats and the Cincinnati Zoo! For just $15, you can get one UC men’s basketball ticket for the Feb 13th game vs East Carolina and one Cincinnati Zoo admission redeemable between March 12 & May 31. Just click here and enter the promo code “LUCY” to purchase your ticket!


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

Grand Slam Zoo package

Welcome to Cincinnati! Take advantage of the new Grand Slam Zoo package. This package is valid only for the week of July 7-14. Catch a ball game, explore downtown Cincinnati, and have a wild adventure at the world famous Cincinnati Zoo.

Click here for details!


Zoo Package Details

Pick Your Package

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 – Total Experience Package

Ride to Roar Packageridetoroar

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

Ride to Roar Details

Hotel Stay:

  • 16 hotels to choose from


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

Special Offer from Sam’s Clubsams

Cincinnati Zoo Members: Receive a Sam’s gift card when you join or renew your Sam’s Club membership! Details >