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Explore The Wild

Wild Encounters

The Zoo’s behind-the-scenes experiences are wilder than ever! Wild Encounters enable you to get up close and personal with grizzly bears, rhinos, sea lions and elephants. Groups up to 10 people. Each child must be accompanied by an adult and must be 6 years old or older. Tickets are based on per person basis for each encounter schedule below:

9:45 a.m. - Grizzly Bears 
departs from the swift fox habitat
$36/member, $40/nonmember

11:15 a.m. - Rhinos
departs from the Sanctuary Asia elephant pavilion entrance
$36/member, $40/nonmember

2:45 p.m. - Elephants 
departs from the Sanctuary Asia elephant pavilion entrance
$45/member, $50/nonmember

3:30 p.m. - Sea Lions
departs from the sidewalk ramp across from Canopy 
$36/member, $40/nonmember

Get Wild Encounter Tickets

Wild Encounters can also be purchased at Guest Services. For further information, call (405) 424-3344.

Rides & Experiences

Adventurers of all ages can discover a variety of exciting activities throughout the Zoo's grounds. 
All rides and experiences are weather-permitting.

Get Zoo-It-All Tickets

Zoo-It-All Includes:
Admission, rides and experiences, all feedings, all shows!

Get Ride-It-All Tickets

Ride-It-All Includes:
Admission, access to train, carousel & Elephant Express Tram!

Elephant Express Tram

Embark and disembark at four different locations in the Zoo!
Daily from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  
Cost: $6 per person. Children two and under are free with paying adult.

Giraffe Feeding Platform

Come face-to-face with our gentle giants–Ellie, Julu and Demetri!
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m.
Cost: $5 per person.

Sea Lion Presentations

Get ready for a splash of fun. Sea lion presentations provide “fin”tastic fun for all ages!
Daily at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the Sea Lion Presentation Stadium.
Cost: $4 per person. Children two and under are free.

Stingray Bay

Catch the wave for a “touching” experience at Stingray Bay.
Daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Cost: $3 per person. Children two and under are free.

Centennial Choo Choo

All aboard this 1863 replica train!
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 
Cost: $3 per person. Children two and under are free.

Endangered Species Carousel

A handcrafted, one-of-a-kind carousel made from basswood and displays 42 endangered animals.
Daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Cost: $3 per person.

Explorikeet Adventure

Flock to the fun! Guests have the unique opportunity to feed and interact with our colorful lorikeets.
Daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
(closed for "bird break" from 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.)
Cost: Free to enter - $3 per person to feed.

Children's Zoo Barnyard

Go wild for this spacious oasis where little ones can connect with animals and nature.
Daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Cost: Free

Elephant Presentation

Come meet our Asian elephants at Sanctuary Asia!
Daily at 2 p.m.
Cost: Free

Caretaker Chats

Connect with our animal experts and learn about the animals they care for each day.
These 15-minute daily presentations are FREE and occur DAILY!

10 a.m. - Clouded Leopard

10:30 a.m. - Galapagos Tortoises

1:30 p.m. - Great EscApe

2 p.m. - Elephant Presentation

3 p.m. - Cassowary (Sanctuary Asia)


The only museum of its kind in the country, the Patricia and Byron J. Gambulos ZooZeum, a historic 1935 Works Projects Administration building.
Daily from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Cost: Free

VIP Safari Tour

Take the ultimate private, exclusive adventure through the Oklahoma City Zoo with an Ultimate VIP Experience.

Imagine a personal tour guide in a private safari cart plus access to all rides, attractions, animal feedings, and all Wild Encounters (based on availability and weather-permitting)! Now, turn that dream into an experience of a lifetime.

Ultimate VIP Experiences are offered daily from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (with a 45-minute lunch break). Cost: $250 per person ($225 for ZOOfriend members). To book this unique experience, please call (405) 424-3344.

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