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The Oklahoma City Zoo is excited to extend this great summer deal for you and offer another week of free general admission afternoons for August 17–21! Discover the OKC Zoo’s wondrous wildlife and habitats for free the week of Monday, August 17 through Friday, August 21, from 12:30 to 4 p.m. each day. Guests making an online reservation at will receive free general Zoo admission. Attendance will be limited each afternoon to ensure appropriate social distancing among guests while in the park. This offer applies to all guests–adults, seniors and children. Children two and under are always free. 

OKC Zoo guests can add to their afternoon zooventure and experience these one-of-kind Zoo attractions during their visit: Flamingo Mingle, Elephant Express Tram, camel rides, Centennial Choo Choo, Endangered Species Carousel, Explorikeet feedings, giraffe feedings, sea lion presentations and Stingray Bay – all available for the summer season. Daily capacity will be limited for each attraction to ensure social distancing among guests. Masks are required for all animal feeding experiences. Guests can pre-purchase tickets for all Zoo rides and attractions when they make their online reservation at or purchase them in the park.

This summer, go wild at the Oklahoma City Zoo! Advance tickets are required for all guests and ZOOfriends members and can be made at Daily attendance is limited to ensure adequate social distancing between guests. The Zoo is open daily from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. now through Labor Day, Monday, September 7, 2020.

Located at the crossroads of I-44 and I-35, the OKC Zoo is a proud member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, the American Alliance of Museums, Oklahoma City’s Adventure District and an Adventure Road partner. Regular admission is $12 for adults and $9 for children ages 3-11 and seniors ages 65 and over. Children two and under are admitted free. Stay up-to-date with the Zoo on FacebookTwitter and Instagram and by visiting Our Stories. Zoo fans can support the OKC Zoo by becoming Oklahoma Zoological Society members at To learn more about these and other happenings, call (405) 424-3344 or visit


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