Hours & Pricing


The Amarillo Zoo is open 7 days a week, 9:30am-5:00pm.
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s Day, and Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Outside food and drink is not allowed. This helps us cut down on the amount of litter in the Zoo and keeps our animals safe. Thank you for your understanding!

Admission Prices

Adults (13 - 61) $4.00  
Senior (62+) $3.00  
Children (3 - 12)
Infants (0 - 2) free  

For information on group rates, visit the Field Trip page

We accept the following forms of payment:

Payment options

* Some animals may be off exhibit on Mondays due to staff performing routine weekly maintenance.

Zoo Map

map of amarillo zoo

Photo Policy

Amarillo Zoo reserves the right to photograph, videotape, film and/or record our visitors while on zoo grounds for purposes of advertising, promoting and publicizing the Zoo.

Guests are encouraged to take plenty of photos and videos during their visit to the Zoo. The commercial use of any photography, video recordings and film taken by guests is strictly prohibited without the expressed consent of the Amarillo Zoo.

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Come visit us!

The Amarillo Zoo is located in Thompson Park. Take Hwy 287 North off of I-40, take the N. 24th Ave. exit and go West, turn right into Thompson Park and follow the signs to the Zoo parking lot.

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