Your admission supports Woodland Park Zoo’s mission to save animals and their habitats

We strongly recommend for you to purchase your tickets online in advance of your visit.
For information about disability accommodations and other safety protocols, see the Guest FAQ.




9:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Zoo Highlights


Your support is a

500% population increase of endangered Washington turtles, back from brink of extinction

2.2 million acres of habitat protected with global conservation partners

909,000 pounds of waste kept out of landfills annually through composting

Let’s do more together


“Being an amphibian monitor was an amazing opportunity for me to go out into nature to collect the very data that will be used to protect the ecosystems I want to see conserved!”

Sophie Yasuda, ZooCorps teen volunteer and amphibian Monitoring Citizen Science participant

WPZ Blog


Our Mission

Woodland Park Zoo saves wildlife and inspires everyone to make conservation a priority in their lives.

Land Acknowledgment

Woodland Park Zoo recognizes that these are the lands of the Tribal signatories of the Treaty of Point Elliott. We acknowledge their stewardship of this place continues to this day and that it is our responsibility to join them to restore the relationship with the living world around us.

Humane Certification
Seattle Parks & Recreation
Association of Zoos & Aquariums

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5500 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle, WA 98103   |  206.548.2500  |

To protect animals most at risk from exposure to avian influenza, some exhibits are temporarily closed or empty, and programming may be altered.
The Humboldt penguin exhibit is now temporarily open to the public.