In-Season General Admission
In-Season rates are valid April 1 through October 31. Admission price covers both Zoo and Aquarium.
Off-Season General Admission
Off-season rates are valid November 1 through March 31.
Tickets can be purchased online or at the front gates.
All active duty, reservists, and veterans of the United States military receive free general admission with proper identification (i.e. military ID, DD-214). Does not apply to family members or dependents. Proudly sponsored by GEICO Military.
Visit the Zoo as often as you like for free for an entire year with a Zoo Membership! Our Memberships pay for themselves in just two visits. Buy, renew, or gift a Membership today!
Enhance your experience with an up-close Wild Encounter!
Our Zoo has partnered with KultureCity to improve our ability to assist and accommodate guests with sensory needs. Learn more here.
In-Season runs April 1 through October 31.
*Early Entry Perk: Zoo Members can enter the Zoo at 9 a.m. all season long.
Off-Season runs November 1 through March 31.
Indoor exhibits, the Tropical Forest Complex, the PPG Aquarium, and Kids Kingdom close 15-30 minutes prior to the Zoo closing.
Animals Off Exhibit
- Polar bear has access to move on or off exhibit.
- Chickens and owls will be off exhibit for the near future. Flamingos can be seen in their indoor habitat. Learn More
- Working Wild classroom is temporarily closed.
- The UPMC Tram, Zip Line, and Log Ride are not operating at this time.
The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium is a living park with live animals. Animals may be off exhibit at any time due to weather conditions, medical needs, etc.
Locations & Directions
7370 Baker Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
We are located in Highland Park in Pittsburgh. The main entrance, known as the Butler Street entrance, is just off of Butler Street after a quick turn on Baker Street.
Construction on nearby Route 28 and the Highland Park Bridge may cause travel delays.
Free parking is available in the main parking lot at the Butler Street entrance. Although the Zoo’s mailing address is One Wild Place, use 7370 Baker Street to get to the main parking lot.