Hours, Prices, & Directions
PLEASE NOTE: the Zoo will be closed Mondays starting September 14th and hours change.
Monday - Saturday
10:00am to 5:00pm
11:00am to 5:00pm
Last Admission is at 4:00pm each day
Hours starting September 15th:
Last admission at 3:00pm
*Niabi Zoo may close in the event of severe weather or other unforeseen circumstances.
$7.25 Senior Citizens (62+ years)
$6.25 Kids (3 – 12 years old)
Kids 2 years old and under are Free
FREE Admission to Niabi Zoological Society Members, please bring picture ID and membership card.
Discounted Zoo Admission for all Zoo visitors age 3 and older every Tuesday
Any passes (including guest, carousel or train) without a marked expiration date are more than 2 years old. These passes are considered expired and cannot be accepted.
Minimum of 20 people.
$6 Senior Citizens (62+ years)
$5 Kids (3-12 years old)
(309) 799-3482 ext 224
Register two weeks in advance.
Stroller & Wheelchair Rentals
Single Strollers $4.00
Double Strollers $6.00
Wheelchairs are available at the front 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.
Tickets are required for ages 1 and up.
Tickets can be purchased at the front entrance or at the gift shop.
$2/rider (one parent is allowed to ride with the child without a ticket)
Tickets can be purchased at the front entrance or at the carousel.
Ponies will be leaving Labor Day, September 7th.
$4/child (85 pounds or less)
Tickets can be purchased at the front entrance or at the petting zoo.
Monday-Saturday at 11:00 and 2:00
Sunday 12:00 and 3:00
Tickets available at the front gate or at the giraffe feeding deck.