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ZooAmerica tickets are available upon arrival or online. Guests visiting Hersheypark may visit the Zoo free-of-charge on the date of their Park visit.


Type Age Price
Regular (ages 9-54) $11.50*
Junior (ages 3-8) $9.50*
Senior (ages 55+) $9.50*
Children (ages 2 and under) FREE
ZooAmerica Annual Pass Holders FREE
Hersheypark Season Pass Holders FREE

*All tickets subject to an additional amusement tax not to exceed $.85. Prices subject to change without notice.


Group Rates

Group Rates are available for groups of 15 or more. Find out more about Groups or our Educational Programs.


Reciprocal Admission

As a member or pass holder of participating local zoos or aquariums, receive reciprocal admission to any of the other AZA member zoos and aquariums that participate in the Reciprocal Admissions Program. Not all AZA institutions participate, so please be sure to check the ZooAmerica Reciprocal List and call ahead BEFORE you visit. Reciprocity not valid for special events or programs at other zoos.


Hours of Operation

ZooAmerica is open year-round except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.

  • Gift shop and seasonal food services available.
  • Picnic lunches are always welcome.


Free parking is available at ZooAmerica. In the event our regular parking area becomes full, please use the Parking Garage at The Hershey Press Building which is also free.

  • ZooAmerica Parking Lot GPS Address:
    201 Park Avenue
    Hershey PA, 17033

  • The Hershey Press Building Parking Garage GPS Address:
    27 West Chocolate Ave
    Hershey PA, 17033

Rates above apply to regular ZooAmerica operating hours when entered at our year-round off street entrance, located on Park Avenue (Rte 743). Same day admission to ZooAmerica is included in the Hersheypark one-price admission plan during the Park operating season, when entered from within Hersheypark. Hersheypark admission tickets are not valid for admission at the ZooAmerica off-street entrance. For more information, visit



201 Park Avenue  -  Hershey, PA 17033  -  717-534-3900  -