Zoo Hours

 
November 1 - March 31
Closed for the winter

* Last entry 1 hour before closing

Daily Parking

Cars / motorcycles
$ 7 per day
Motorhomes / buses
$14 per day

You may exit and re-enter the park as many times as you like on the day you purchase your daily parking ticket. You must show the valid ticket to the parking attendant at any entry gate.

General Admission Rates

  • Adults (12-61 years) - $7.00
  • Seniors (62 years and up) - $6.00
  • Children (3-11 years) - $6.00
  • Children (2 years and under) - FREE

Discount with ID for Michigan City Residents

  • Adults (12- 61 years) - $6.00
  • Seniors (62 years and up) - $5.00
  • Children (3-11 years) - $5.00
  • Children (2 years and under) - FREE

*Must present a valid Indiana driver's license or Indiana ID for each adult, showing a Michigan City address. Excludes special events such as " Boo at the Zoo. "

 

 

Group Rates

Adults (12 years and up) - $4.50
Children (3-11 years) - $3.00
Children (2 years and under) - FREE

Group rates are only available for education organizations such as schools, scouts, churches and organizations that serve the mentally/physically challenged.

Reservations must be made at least a week prior to the requested day in order to receive discounted rates and free parking.

Please have the following information available when calling for a reservation:

  • Name of organization
  • Address
  • Phone number
  • Fax number
  • Approximate number of children and adults
  • Requested trip date and time

On the day of your visit:

Please have the exact count of children and adults admissions BEFORE bringing the group to the admission window. Also, we request that all children and the chaperones know the zoo rules before entering the zoo