General Admission



Tickets are required for all guests and Zoo Members whether purchased online or at the gate


    • Tickets may take up to thirty (30) minutes to be delivered to inbox.
    • Last entry into the Zoo stops one (1) hour before closing.

Member Tickets Zoo Members receive free admission into the Zoo and can reserve their ticket(s) online before visiting.

  • Sign-in at the top-right of the ticketing page to access and reserve ticket(s)
    • Once signed in, add the member-type ticket you need (Member Adult/Member Child).
    • Please Note: Only add the number of member-type tickets to your order based on how many people are on your membership. You may also purchase up to six (6) discounted non-member tickets for guests with your 25% Member discount. 
    • Proceed to checkout, and the sum will discount to zero ($0) at order preview before you confirm and enter your credit card information.
    • Please contact if you do not see your discounts or are prompted to enter credit card information on a members-only order.
  • Purchase or renew a Zoo Membership HERE


Rides & Animal Encounter ticket information - click HERE


Admission tickets are non-refundable but are date-transferable up to one year after the purchase date. Zoo Discounts cannot be combined with any additional coupons, specials, or offers. Reciprocal Zoo discounts are available onsite at the ticket booth. With proper ID Military, First Responder, and College Student discounts available with onsite ticket purchase only.


'Tails in the Trails

Volunteer Orientation

Fee covers the cost of Volunteer Background Check, Polo, Name Badge, and Required Trainings


*$75 rate only for Interpretation & Learning Volunteers

Volunteer T-Shirt

This is the payment link for our Gildan Softstyle Birmingham Zoo Volunteer Uniform T-Shirt (one is included with onboarding fees). Only active volunteers are eligible to purchase.

Please follow up by emailing with your preferred shirt size and quantity of shirts ordered.  

Adult Easter Egg Hunt

Calling all adults! The Birmingham Zoo has a special holiday event just for you! Hop on over for our Adult Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 11 from 11:15am-12:00pm at the Birmingham Zoo!  Adult Egg Hunt participants will have the chance to win exclusive prizes provided by area businesses, special Zoo tours, and memberships all valued at $50 or more.

Adult Easter Egg Hunt tickets DO NOT include Zoo admission for the day. Guests will need to purchase a Zoo admission ticket or use your Membership card to gain entry into the Zoo.

Professional Development

Drink Ticket Pre-Sale

Member Exclusive Event

UAB Career Program

Pollinator Tea Party

Member Movie Night