Welcome
Welcome to our Zoo Miami eStore where you can purchase your tickets online without having to wait in line! Select type of tickets and quantity, input your information, print out your tickets, give them to the ticket taker, and you're in!
Admission
We look forward to seeing you at the Zoo! We are managing the number of guests entering the Zoo each day. You are now required to choose your date of visit when purchasing your ticket.

We are open everyday of the year from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (except on Thanksgiving and Christmas which have reduced hours). We recommend coming early to enjoy all we have to offer.

In order to prepare for our night events on Nov 25, 26, and Dec Dec 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 16, 17, 18, 22, 23, 28, 29, 30 the zoo will be closing at 4 p.m. (last ticket sold at 3p.m.) All activities will also be closing early or have modified times.

Proceed directly to turnstiles with your online tickets.

Adult Admission
Price: $22.95
Ages 13 and older.

You must choose your date of visit on the next screen. 

 

Child Admission
Price: $18.95
Ages 3 - 12

Children 2 and younger are free, and no admission ticket is required.

You must choose your date of visit on the next screen. 

 

Adult Admission + Food Package
Regular Price: $42.93
Online Sale Price: $39.75

Ages 13 and older

Food package includes:
  • Zoo admission
  • Valid for any food entree valued up to $12.99.
    • May be subsituted for vegan burger option.
  • Souvenir cup with fountain drink
  • 10% off gift shop purchase
Food voucher must be redeemed at food location 1 hour before closing on the date of visit.
You must choose your date of visit on the next screen. 
 

Child Admission + Food Package
Regular Price: $38.93
Online Sale Price: $35.75
Ages 3 - 12

Children 2 and younger are free, and no admission ticket is required.

Food package includes:
  • Zoo admission
  • Valid for any food entree valued up to $12.99.
    • May be subsituted for vegan burger option.
  • Souvenir cup with fountain drink
  • 10% off gift shop purchase 
Food voucher must be redeemed at food location 1 hour before closing on the date of visit.
You must choose your date of visit on the next screen. 
 
 
VIP Tours

Book a VIP Tour
 

VIP  Experience
Enjoy a two-hour golf cart tour amongst lushly landscaped public walkways with your own personal tour guide! As a VIP, your guide will give you the inside scoop on our incredible animals!

Price: $99.95 plus tax per person.

Includes: Zoo Admission, 2 hour private tour on a golf cart with a tour guide,  Food Basket*, and a souvenir cup.

*Food Basket Options:
-Valid for any food entree valued up to $12.99.

  • May be subsituted for vegan burger option.


Restrictions: Minimum of two guests are required. Maximum of five guests are allowed on the tour. One paying participant must be at least 18 years old. 

Due to limited capacity, NO REFUNDS will be issued.

 In order to prepare for our night events on Nov 25, 26, and Dec 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 16, 17, 18, 22, 23, 28, 29, 30 the zoo will be closing at 4 p.m.  (last ticket sold at 3p.m.) 

TOUR CANCELLATION POLICY: Tour cancellations must be made in writing and sent to ZooTours@miamidade.gov be sure to include the name of the main contact on the reservation and your order number. If cancelled five or more days prior to your tour date, a full refund will be issued. If cancelled within one to five days of your tour date, a 50% refund will be issued. If cancelled on the day of your tour,  no refund will be issued.


 
Rentals
For a cool way to see Zoo Miami, rent a Safari Cycle for the whole family and pedal your way around. Small cycles can accommodate up to 2 adults and 2 small children (ages 1 - 4 years), while the large cycles can accommodate up to 4 adults and 2 small children (ages 1 - 4 years). The minimum age to rent and operate a Safari Cycle is 21. We also offer single strollers, double strollers, wheelchairs and ECVs (Electric Convenience Vehicles).
These items are only available online and quantities are limited.
No refunds or date changes after 10 a.m. the day BEFORE your reservation.
When picking up your rented item, you are required to leave a valid driver's license or State issued ID for each item that is rented. Your ID will be returned to you when you return the rented item. You are not allowed to leave the following forms of ID with us (passport, gun license, military ID, resident card or federal card).

In order to prepare for our night events on Nov 25, 26, and Dec 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 16, 17, 18, 22, 23, 28, 29, 30 the zoo will be closing at 4 p.m. (last ticket sold at 3p.m.) All activities will also be closing early or have modified times.

Small Safari Cycle - Flat Rate up to 3 Hours
Price: $50.47
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Please choose your rental date and time slot on the next screen.

Small cycle accommodates up to 2 adults and 2 small children (ages 1 - 4 years). At least 2 pedalers are recommended.

The minimum age to rent and operate a Safari Cycle is 21 years old.

Please pick up your cycle 30 minutes prior to your chosen time slot. 

These items are only available online and quantities are limited.
No refunds or date changes after 10 a.m. the day BEFORE your reservation.


If you keep the cycle longer than the selected 3-hour time slot, you will be charged $20 per each additional hour.  No refunds for unused time.

Large Safari Cycle - Flat Rate up to 3 Hours
Price: $64.49
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Please choose your rental date and time slot on the next screen.

Large cycle accommodates up to 4 adults and 2 small children (ages 1 - 4 years). At least 3 pedalers are recommended.

The minimum age to rent and operate a Safari Cycle is 21 years old.

Please pick up your cycle 30 minutes prior to your chosen time slot.

These items are only available online and quantities are limited.
No refunds or date changes after 10 a.m. the day BEFORE your reservation.

 

If you keep the cycle longer than the selected 3-hour time slot, you will be charged $25 per each additional hour.  No refunds for unused time.

Single Stroller
Price: $10.28
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Please choose your rental date on the next screen.

All day rental.

No refunds for unused time.

These items are only available online and quantities are limited.
No refunds or date changes after 10 a.m. the day BEFORE your reservation.

Double Stroller
Price: $12.15
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Please choose your rental date on the next screen.

All day rental.

No refunds for unused time.

These items are only available online and quantities are limited.
No refunds or date changes after 10 a.m. the day BEFORE your reservation.

Wheelchair
Price: $10.28
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Please choose your rental date on the next screen.

All day rental.

No refunds for unused time.

These items are only available online and quantities are limited.
No refunds or date changes after 10 a.m. the day BEFORE your reservation.

ECV (Electric Convenience Vehicle)
Price: $32.71
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Please choose your rental date on the next screen.

All day rental.

Can only be rented and operated by a responsible adult.

No refunds for unused time.

These items are only available online and quantities are limited.
No refunds or date changes after 10 a.m. the day BEFORE your reservation.

 
Animal Encounters
Connect with our ambassador animals and zookeepers during up close and personal animal encounters!

What to know before you book:
  • Check-in must be made at the tram booth.
  • Depending on animal health requirements, guests ages two and older may be required to wear a CDC recommended face covering or they will not be allowed to participate. If needed, the face covering will be provided by Zoo Miami during the encounter.
  • Closed-toe shoes are required.
  • Service animals are not permitted.
  • Touching of the animals is not permitted unless advised by Zoo Miami staff.
  • Children five years old and under must be carried or held by the hand of an adult in their group.
In order to prepare for our night events on Nov 25, 26, and Dec 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 16, 17, 18, 22, 23, 28, 29, 30 the zoo will be closing at 4 p.m. (last ticket sold at 3p.m.)

Restrictions: One paying participant must be at least 18 years old per group.

Black Bear Encounter
Price: $23.36
Meet North America’s most prolific bear! With their shaggy fur, sharp claws, and shared love of treats these bears are sure to be excited to see you and their keepers for an up-close opportunity to see characteristics that help this species thrive all across the continent

Only available on Mondays, Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays at 10:45 a.m. 

$25 (tax included) per person; Ages 3 and older, 2 and under are free.  Zoo admission is not included with this ticket.

Restrictions: One paying participant must be at least 18 years old per group.  

ZOO MIAMI MEMBER: Black Bear Encounter
Regular Price: $23.36
Online Sale Price: $21.50
Meet North America’s most prolific bear! With their shaggy fur, sharp claws, and shared love of treats these bears are sure to be excited to see you and their keepers for an up-close opportunity to see characteristics that help this species thrive all across the continent

Only available on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays at 10:45 a.m. 

$23 (tax included) per person for Zoo Miami Members; Ages 3 and older, 2 and under are free.  Zoo admission is not included with this ticket.

The Zoo Miami member must be present when you redeem this ticket. Must present Zoo membership and ID at ticket booth.

Restrictions: One paying participant must be at least 18 years old per group.  

Greater One-horned Rhino Encounter
Price: $32.71
Get face-to-face with one of the largest land animals in the world! This encounter will leave you with a lasting impression as you get up-close and pose for photos with a magnificent greater one-horned rhino.

Only available on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays at 1:30 p.m. 

$35 (tax included) per person; Zoo admission is not included with this ticket.

Restrictions: One paying participant must be at least 18 years old per group. Must be at least 42 inches to participate. 

ZOO MIAMI MEM: Greater One-horned Rhino Encounter
Regular Price: $32.71
Online Sale Price: $30.84
Get face-to-face with one of the largest land animals in the world! This encounter will leave you with a lasting impression as you get up-close and pose for photos with a magnificent greater one-horned rhino.

Only available on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays at 1:30 p.m. 

$33 (tax included) per person for Zoo Miami Members; Zoo admission is not included with this ticket.

The Zoo Miami member must be present when you redeem this ticket. Must present Zoo membership and ID at ticket booth.

Restrictions: One paying participant must be at least 18 years old per group. Must be at least 42 inches to participate. 

Kiwi Encounter
Price: $23.36
Travel to the back areas of the zoo to meet a bird (not the fruit!). A bird considered one of New Zealand’s national treasures! This flightless bird with tiny wings and a long narrow beak will steal your heart as you spend time with him and his keepers in a one of a kind experience you’ll be sure to cherish forever.

Only available on Tuesdays, and Thursdays at 10:45 a.m.

$25 (tax included) per person; Ages 3 and older, 2 and under are free.  Zoo admission is not included with this ticket.

Restrictions: One paying participant must be at least 18 years old per group.  

ZOO MIAMI MEMBER: Kiwi Encounter
Regular Price: $23.36
Online Sale Price: $21.50
Travel to the back areas of the zoo to meet a bird (not the fruit!). A bird considered one of New Zealand’s national treasures! This flightless bird with tiny wings and a long narrow beak will steal your heart as you spend time with him and his keepers in a one of a kind experience you’ll be sure to cherish forever.

Only available on Tuesdays, and Thursdays at 10:45 a.m.

$23 (tax included) per person for Zoo Miami Members; Ages 3 and older, 2 and under are free.  Zoo admission is not included with this ticket.

The Zoo Miami member must be present when you redeem this ticket. Must present Zoo membership and ID at ticket booth.

Restrictions: One paying participant must be at least 18 years old per group.  

Pygmy Hippo Encounter
Price: $23.36
Small, yet mighty, come visit our pygmy hippos. When behind-the-scenes, you’ll have the opportunity to meet this unique species from the keepers that take care of them and find out what makes a hippopotamus hip!

Available Daily at 2:00 p.m. 

$25 (tax included) per person; Ages 3 and older, 2 and under are free.  Zoo admission is not included with this ticket.

Restrictions: One paying participant must be at least 18 years old per group.  

ZOO MIAMI MEMBER: Pygmy Hippo Encounter
Regular Price: $23.36
Online Sale Price: $21.50
Small, yet mighty, come visit our pygmy hippos. When behind-the-scenes, you’ll have the opportunity to meet this unique species from the keepers that take care of them and find out what makes a hippopotamus hip!

Available Daily at 2:00 p.m. 

$23 (tax included) per person for Zoo Miami Members; Ages 3 and older, 2 and under are free.  Zoo admission is not included with this ticket.

The Zoo Miami member must be present when you redeem this ticket. Must present Zoo membership and ID at ticket booth.

Restrictions: One paying participant must be at least 18 years old per group.  

Tortoise Encounter
Price: $23.36
Walk among giants as you explore the Galapagos tortoise habitat. During your encounter, you will get up-close and personal while learning all about our tortoises, their habitat, and the conservation efforts to protect them. As they walk in slow-motion, you will have plenty of Time to take the perfect photo!

Only available on Mondays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays at 11:30 a.m. - Depending on the temperature some Tortoise Encounters may be cancelled.

$25 (tax included) per person; Ages 3 and older, 2 and under are free.  Zoo admission is not included with this ticket.

Restrictions: One paying participant must be at least 18 years old per group. Guest must be Ambulatory to participate in this encounter.

ZOO MIAMI MEMBER: Tortoise Encounter
Regular Price: $23.36
Online Sale Price: $21.50
Walk among giants as you explore the Galapagos tortoise habitat. During your encounter, you will get up-close and personal while learning all about our tortoises, their habitat, and the conservation efforts to protect them. As they walk in slow-motion, you will have plenty of Time to take the perfect photo!

Only available on Mondays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays at 11:30 a.m. - Depending on the temperature some Tortoise Encounters may be cancelled.

$23 (tax included) per person for Zoo Miami Members; Ages 3 and older, 2 and under are free.  Zoo admission is not included with this ticket.

The Zoo Miami member must be present when you redeem this ticket. Must present Zoo membership and ID at ticket booth.

Restrictions: One paying participant must be at least 18 years old per group.  Guest must be Ambulatory to participate in this encounter.

 
Zoo Lights Miami
Celebrate our 14th year of Zoo Lights Miami!

Zoo Miami will open at night for a special holiday event with one million bright, animal shaped and dazzling tree lights! Experience Zoo Miami like never before.

Zoo Lights Miami is an after-hours family event that will take place select nights November 25th thru December 30th from 6:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.
  • Animal encounters
  • Arts & crafts (limited space available)
  • Appearances by Santa (until December 23)
  • Snowman's River Boat Rides*
    • ($5 per person)
      • Last ride at 9:25 p.m.
  • Hot chocolate and cookies*
  • Holiday Shopping at the Zoo Gift Shop*
*Not included with admission
Due to limited capacity, NO REFUNDS will be issued.

A portion of your admission goes to animal conservation.

We look forward to seeing you at the Zoo! Limited capacity per night. You are now required to choose your date of visit when purchasing your ticket.

Zoo Lights Miami Adult
Price: $20.95
Ages 13 and older.

You must choose your date of visit on the next screen.

Zoo Lights Miami Child
Price: $18.95
Ages 3 - 12

You must choose your date of visit on the next screen.
 

Zoo Lights Miami Package Adult
Price: $25.50
Ages 13 and older

Includes Zoo Lights Miami admission, hot chocolate and two cookies.

You must choose your date of visit on the next screen. 
 

Zoo Lights Miami Package Child
Price: $23.50
Ages 3 - 12

Includes Zoo Lights Miami admission, hot chocolate and two cookies.

You must choose your date of visit on the next screen. 
 
Sip and Stroll Series
Dates:
  • 12/8/22 Holiday Cheers 7-10PM
  • 2/17/23 Mardi Gras 7-10PM
  • 6/17/23 Beer & BBQ 7-10PM
While the Zoo animals are asleep, come and party with us! Sip & Stroll is a series of Zoo Miami's adults only events that opens a limited footprint of the zoo. Adults can mingle and buy tasty food and drinks* in a fun atmosphere and potentially make some new friends.

* Food, beer, wine and specialty cocktails available at an additional cost.

SIP N STROLL Adult Admission 4 Pack
Regular Price: $20.00
Online Sale Price: $15.00
SIP N STROLL Adult Admission (4 Pack)

Purchase this 4 pack and save $40 off the regular gate price!

Each ticket is only valid for one admission to a single Sip and Stroll event.

Ages 21 and older

Food, beer, wine and specialty cocktails available at an additional cost.
 

SIP N STROLL HOLIDAY CHEERS
Regular Price: $25.00
Online Sale Price: $20.00
SIP N STROLL Adult Admission

Ages 21 and older

Food, beer, wine and specialty cocktails available at an additional cost.
 
Session SIP N STROLL: HOLIDAY CHEERS: Thursday, December 8, 2022 7:00PM - 10:00PM AVAILABLE

SIP N STROLL MARDI GRAS
Regular Price: $25.00
Online Sale Price: $20.00
SIP N STROLL Adult Admission

Ages 21 and older

Food, beer, wine and specialty cocktails available at an additional cost.
 
Session SIP N STROLL: MARDI GRAS: Thursday, February 2, 2023 7:00PM - 10:00PM AVAILABLE

SIP N STROLL BEERS and BBQ
Regular Price: $25.00
Online Sale Price: $20.00
SIP N STROLL Adult Admission

Ages 21 and older

Food, beer, wine and specialty cocktails available at an additional cost.
 
Session SIP N STROLL: BEER and BBQ: Saturday, June 17, 2023 7:00PM - 10:00PM AVAILABLE

 
Virtual Offerings

Virtual Greetings
Price: $30.00
Koalas, Elephants, and Giraffes… oh my! Have your favorite Zoo Miami animal make your next special occasion a WILD one! Whether it’s a birthday, anniversary, or just because.

Choose from:
Alligator, Clouded Leopard, Eagle, Elephant, Giraffe, Koala or tell us your favorite Zoo Miami animal!

After your order is complete, one of our team members will contact you to confirm the details of your order.
We will then create a 20 second pre-recoded greeting personalized just for you!

Greetings will be sent via email as an MP4 within seven days. Please choose desired delivery date on the next page and complete the questions on the following page or contact us at zoosales@miamidade.gov for further information.  

 
Zoo Doo Compost
Zoo Doo is made from exotic animal waste (elephants, rhinos and bantengs to be exact) and recycled yard debris found right here at Zoo Miami. Purchase your Zoo Doo online.

Picking-up Your Zoo Doo Compost
Pickup your Zoo Doo Bucket at Gate 2 daily between the hours of 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Print or present your online voucher on your mobile phone. Barcode(s) must be visible if picking up at Gate 2. Cashiers will be able to lookup your order at the Ticketing Building if you are having trouble opening your online voucher. If picking-up a Zoo Doo Scoop, 72 hour notice is required. Please arrive at Gate 2 Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. For alternate days and times, please contact our Composting Operations Manager, Yvette Jones, at Yvette.Jones@miamidade.gov or 305-251-0400, ext. 5084963. Please provide us with a 72 hour notice. Limit 3 scoops per week per person.

Directions to Gate 2
When driving down on SW 124 Ave, make your second right. There will be a sign for Gate 2, Staff and Deliveries, and Gold Coast Rail

Zoo Doo Bucket
Price: $12.95
Zoo Doo Bucket (5 gal)

Pickup at Gate 2 daily between the hours of 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

 

Zoo Doo Scoop
Price: $30.00
Zoo Doo Scoop (1 cubic yard).

Must come with an empty pickup truck in order to load the scoop. Zoo Miami staff will load the truck for you.

Please arrive at Gate 2 Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. or 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. For alternate days and times, please contact our Composting Operations Manager, Yvette Jones, at Yvette.Jones@miamidade.gov or 305-251-0400, ext. 5084963.

Please provide us with a 72 hour notice. Limit 3 scoops per week per person. 
 

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