General Info

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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.

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Peoria Zoo is owned and operated by the Peoria Park District

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Visit http://www.peoriaparks.org for more information

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Peoria Zoo has been an accredited member of AZA since 1981

Visit http://www.aza.org for more information

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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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Prices

Adult (13 and over) : $9.00
Children (3 - 12) : $5.25
Children (2 and under) : Free
Seniors (65+) : $8.00

Our Mission

Create connections that inspire an appreciation for the natural world.

The Power of Play

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.