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Hours, Prices and Directions


Hours 

Niabi Zoo is now open for the 2017 season!

‚ÄčOpen seven days a week - 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

LAST ENTRY is at 4 p.m. daily. 
 

Big things are happening at Niabi! 

As you visit the Zoo this season you may notice construction projects throughout the grounds – these projects are all signs of big things to come! We’re in the process of improving several buildings and habitats. We appreciate your support and patience as we grow!
 
Like our Facebook page to stay up to date on our progress! 


 

Prices

Any passes, including guest, carousel and train, without a marked expiration date will not be accepted and are not transferable. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Admission Rates

$8.25 Adults
$7.25 Senior Citizens (62+ years)
$6.25 Kids (3 – 12 years old)
Kids 2-years-old and under are free

Free admission Tuesday-Friday September 12 through October 27, 2017.

Friends of Niabi Zoo Admission Rates

FREE admission and parking for Friends of Niabi Zoo annual pass holders any day of the week. Pass holders may enter through any open gate at the main entrance. Please bring a picture ID and valid pass card. Click here to purchase a Friends of Niabi Zoo pass and explore the benefits of being a annual pass holder.

Zooseum Pass

$100 per pass

NEW in 2017, the Zooseum Seasonal Pass allows up to 6 guests in at a time to explore Niabi Zoo and the Family Museum, April-October 2017, for only $100.00.  Please call (309) 799-3482 ext. 237 for more details.

Please note: This does not come with any other benefits.

Group Rates

Minimum of 20 people.
$7.00 Adults
$6.00 Senior Citizens (62+ years)
$5.00 Kids (3-12 years old)

(309) 799-3482 ext 224
Register two weeks in advance.
 

Parking

$3.00 per vehicle

A $3.00 parking fee, per vehicle, will be implemented in 2017, payable at the ticketing booth. Parking fees support continued improvements at Niabi Zoo. (Parking fees do not apply to Niabi Zoo members.)


Stroller & Wheelchair Rentals

Wheelchairs $5.00
Single Strollers $4.00
Double Strollers $6.00

Wheelchairs are available for rental at the main entrance. Strollers are available at the Wild Things Gift Shop.
A photo ID is required to be held by staff while stroller or wheelchair is in use. All rentals are available on a first come, first served basis and cannot be reserved.

 

Train Rides - Last ride is at 4:30 each day.

$3.00/person 

Tickets are required for ages 1 and up.

Tickets can be purchased upon entry to Niabi Zoo at the time you purchase your admission (recommended) at the main entrance, inside the Wild Things Gift Shop and/or at the Biodiversity Gift Shop.  Train Ride tickets are not available for purchase at the Train Depot and must be purchased before the ride.

Carousel Rides - Last ride is at 4:30 each day.

$2.00/rider (one parent is allowed to stand next to the child without a ticket for safety reasons if necessary)

Tickets can be purchased upon entry to Niabi Zoo at the time you purchase your admission (recommended) at the main entrance, ,inside the Wild Things Gift Shop and/or at the Biodiversity Gift Shop. Carousel Ride tickets are not available for purchase at the Carousel and must be purchased before the ride.

New in 2017 Parakeet Feeding- Last feeding is at 4:30 each day.

Now Open!! Parakeets are native to grasslands and open forests of Australia and prefer temperatures of 30 degrees and above. Our Midwest night temps are still a little chilly! The parakeets will join the Australian Outback in early May once night temperatures consistently stay above 30 degrees. 

$2.00/person


Tickets are required for ages 1 and up.

Tickets for this experience may be purchased upon entry to Niabi Zoo at the time you purchase your admission (recommended) at the main entrance, inside the Wild Things Gift Shop and/or at the Biodiversity Gift Shop.
 Parakeet Feeding tickets are not available for purchase in Australia Outback and must be purchased before the feeding.


Giraffe Feeding-Sunday-Saturday at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.

$4.00/person

Tickets are required for ages 1 and up.

Tickets for this experience may be purchased upon entry to Niabi Zoo at the time you purchase your admission (recommended) at the main entrance,inside the Wild Things Gift Shop and/or at the Biodiversity Gift Shop.Giraffe Feeding tickets are not available for purchase at the Giraffe platform/Giraffe Barn and must be purchased before the feeding.

 


Directions

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