The Racine Zoo is open year round. Please note that admission/entrance gates close prior to the official Zoo closing time. 

April 30 - October 2, 2016

9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., last paid admission at 5:00 p.m.  Last admission for Zoo members only is 5:30 p.m.

The Racine Zoo will be closed on Saturday, September 17, 2016 for a private function. We are sorry for any inconvenience. 


October 3, 2016 - April 29, 2017
9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., last paid admission at 3:30 p.m.  Last admission for Zoo members only is 4:00 p.m.



Member - FREE

Children 2 and younger - FREE

Adult $8.00
Senior (62 and older) $7.00
Child (15 and younger) $6.00

Racine County residents recieve $1.00 off regular admission prices by showing a valid photo I.D.


PARKING IS FREE! Parking lots are located on the corner of Walton and North Wisconsin, and a small lot is adjacent to the main entrance of the Zoo.  Street parking is also available.

Racine County Residents

Racine County residents receive half off all regular admission rates with valid photo ID on Wednesdays, April through October.

Racine County residents with valid photo ID receive FREE Zoo admission on the following days:

*Thanksgiving Day
*New Year's Day

**The Zoo is closed on Christmas Day 


In honor of serving, all Veterans receive FREE admission on Veterans Day.

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