Visitor Appreciation Days at the Cincinnati Zoo

Posted August 13, 2015

Half-Priced Zoo Admission –  Aug 21-23 

CINCINNATI, OH (August 13, 2015) – The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden would like to express its gratitude for Hamilton County resident’s continued support with a much-deserved “Thank You!” Zoo visitors of all ages can enjoy half-price admission during Visitor Appreciation Days presented by FirstEnergy Solutions, from August 21 – 23.

Spend one of the final weeks of summer enjoying the best of the Zoo’s summer lineup with animal shows, special animal encounters and feedings.  In addition to these encounters, some must-see recommendations include visiting the new meerkat exhibit, getting a whisker to whisker view of lion cubs and trying to identify the playful 10 painted dog pups. See pregnant gorilla Anju and babies Gladys and Mona, as well as the popular polar bears, red pandas and more!

Zoo guests continue to play a fundamental role in maintaining the Cincinnati Zoo’s status as a world-class organization. The Zoo is rated the #1 attraction in Cincinnati, and consistently recognized as one of the top Zoo’s in the nation. See what YOUR Zoo has to offer and take advantage of 50% savings August 21-23.

Special general admission prices during Visitor Appreciation Days are Adults: $9 ($8 online); Children & Seniors: $6 ($5.50 online).  Do it all with a Zoo Adventure Ticket (ZAT) that includes Zoo Admission, UNLIMITED Rides on the Safari Train & Conservation Carousel, and a short, 4-D Experience you won’t want to miss!  ZAT price for Visitor Appreciation Days is $17.50 for Adults and $15.50 for Children & Seniors! Members and ZAT ticket holders can enjoy early entry starting at 9 a.m. For more information about the Cincinnati Zoo and the rest of exciting events happening this summer, please call the Zoo at 513-281-4700 or visit us online at