The Zoo is open daily 10:00-5:00
Admission Gates close at 4:30.
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Eve and New Years Day.
Peoria Zoo is owned and operated by the Peoria Park District
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Visit http://www.peoriaparks.org for more information
Peoria Zoo has been an accredited member of AZA since 1981
Visit http://www.aza.org for more information
The Peoria Zoological Society is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to supporting and realizing the vision for the new Peoria Zoo.
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Adult (13 and over) : $9.00
Child (2 - 12) : $6.00
Child (1 and under) : Free
Senior (65+) : $8.00
Active Military: $8.00
Peoria Zoo admission rates also include admission to Luthy Botanical Garden on the same day. Visitors going to the Garden first may show their receipt and get $2.50 off the Peoria Zoo admission price. Visitors going to the Zoo first may show their receipt to receive free admission to the Garden.
The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum and Peoria Zoo
The PlayHouse Children's Museum is scheduled to open in 2015
The Power of Play campaign is a collaboration between the Peoria Zoological Society, Junior League of Peoria, and Peoria Park District to expand Peoria Zoo and build the Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum in Glen Oak Park - creating a day-long destination for families, school groups, and tourists in the heart of our city.