Zoo Happenings & Updates
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
(April 9 to October 19)
*Open daily, including holidays
Admission & Ticket Prices
||13 - 61
||2 - 12
||62 and over
|Children 1 & Under
||Price (includes tax)
|Individual Train Ride
(Children 1 & Under Ride FREE)
|Individual Horse Ride
|10 Punch Train Pass
|20 Punch Train Pass
|10 Punch Horse Ride Pass
Field Trips and School Admission Prices
Bring your school group of 30 or more students to the Zoo for a day full of exploration, learning, and fun. Reserve your date below. There is no fee to reserve a date. Payment is due day of the field trip.
|Field Trip and School Admission
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Does the Zoo have a cafe?
A. The Safari Cafe is open daily and offers a variety of meals and snacks. Choose from signature grilled items, gourmet sandwiches or fresh pizzas and grab a delicious ice cream cone for dessert!
Q. Is outside food and beverage allowed in the Zoo?
A. Guests are allowed to bring food items such as snacks or foods that do not require heating. Coolers larger than personal handbags are not allowed.
Q. Are there opportunities to feed the animals?
A. Food for certain animals can be purchased. Please do not feed any animal "people food."
Q. Can strollers be rented?
A. Strollers are available to rent. Single strollers $4 and double strollers $6.
Q. Are wheelchairs available?
A. Wheelchairs are available free of charge on a first come first serve basis.
Q. What times are train and horse rides?
A. Train and horse rides are available anytime the Zoo is open.
(Severe weather or maintenance may delay or cancel rides)
Zoo Contact Information
The Lincoln Children's Zoo is located at:
1222 South 27th Street
Lincoln, NE 68502
Courtyard by Marriott Lincoln Downtown/Haymarket
808 R Street l Lincoln, NE 68508
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Lincoln Children's Zoo map
Member and/or Ticket holder agree their likeness may be used for promotional use.