Hours and admission

The Oregon Zoo is now open!

Plan your trip and learn what to expect during your visit.

Entry hours

  • Monday - Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for general admission, last entry for members is 4 p.m. Zoo grounds close at 6 p.m.
  • Thursday - Sunday: 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. for general admission, last entry for members is 7 p.m. Zoo grounds close at 8:30 p.m.

Admission rates

Regular admission:
Adult (12 and up): $17.95
Child (3–11): $12.95
2 and under: Free

All tickets must be purchased online. Credit and debit cards are accepted. Checks or money orders are not accepted.

Parking rates

Parking fees mirror downtown Portland's hourly rate of $2 per hour with a $8 daily maximum. It is recommended that you use the Parking Kitty app to avoid contact with parking payment kiosks.

Weather-related closures

Rarely, the zoo closes because of ice, snow or other weather-related conditions. In the case of a closure, updates are posted on the front page of the website. When in doubt, call the zoo’s main telephone number, 503-226-1561, for up-to-date information.