Special Discounts

Save on your Zoo visit.

There are so many ways to experience the Zoo

Be sure to take advantage of any discounts you, your family and friends may qualify for.

Single Day Admission Discounts

Military Discount (Active duty; Current Guard/Reserve; Non-Active Duty; Retirees; and Veterans)—Receive 20% off daily admission for service member and immediate family. Must show valid I.D. and present valid military I.D. or DD214.

Law Enforcement and First Responders (All Branches)—Receive 20% off general admission for yourself and immediate family. Must show proper I.D.

AAA and CAA—Receive 20% off general admission for your entire party. Must show valid membership card.

Teachers—All public or private school instructional employees (teachers) can receive 10% off general admission. Must provide copy of school/teacher ID or printout verification.

Local Hotel Guests—Show your hotel key card to receive 10% off single day admission for your entire party.


Reciprocal Programs

The Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens is proud to participate in the AZA Reciprocal Admissions Program.

We offer 50% off admission for up to two (2) adults and six (6) children listed on a participating AZA zoo or aquarium’s membership card. (Entry is based on the issuing facility’s valid membership card, with the above limitations.)

Please refer to the current list of AZA-accredited facilities that participate in the AZA Reciprocal Admissions Program.

The Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens also offers reciprocal admission to annual pass holders of Bok Tower Gardens and Clearwater Marine Aquarium. Reciprocal admission benefits are for 50% off general admission for current annual pass holders only (must present valid pass card from reciprocal attraction and photo I.D.), and do not apply to guests.

Discounts apply to Zoo admission only and does not apply to Seminole Aerial Adventures, WOW (Walk on Water Balls), Bungee Jump, train or carousel rides, education programs, special events, and cannot be combined with any other offers or discounts.


Questions? Please contact the Zoo prior to your visit at 407-323-4450 ext. 100.



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