Events

This December experience the magic of a holiday train ride at Lincoln Children's Zoo. Your North Pole Express visit starts with a fun filled train ride around the Zoo. Depart the depot and journey around the Zoo, visiting many of your favorite animals on the way to the North Pole. There, you and your children will take part in fun holiday activities and have the opportunity to visit Santa.

All activities, including visiting Santa, will be held indoors.

Ticket Information

Tickets are limited and may sell out. Purchasing advance tickets is recommended.

All guests ages two and over require a ticket.
Members $4
Non-members $8
Under 2 Free

Santa photo packages will be available for $15. The package includes a 5 x 7 photo, holiday themed plush and a digital download of the photo. Packages can be purchased online or the day of.

North Pole Express Tickets

Saturday, Dec. 7
SOLD OUT
Sunday, Dec. 8
SOLD OUT
Saturday, Dec. 14
SOLD OUT
Sunday, Dec. 15
Purchase at the Event



*A $2 online processing fee will be added at checkout.
*Ticket sales are final. If the event is canceled by the Zoo refunds will be issued.