Plan your trip

Hours, admission, special offers

The Oregon Zoo is open every day of the year, except Dec. 25.

Due to large amounts of snow and ice, the zoo is open only on a limited basis on Saturday, January 14 through Monday, January 16.  Great Northwest, Africa, and Discovery Plaza are closed.  

Groups

The Oregon Zoo loves herds, packs and pods. Bring your group of humans to the zoo and receive a 20 percent discount off the price of admission. Discounts apply to groups over 20.

Field trips

A school field trip to the zoo expands students' imagination and knowledge as it builds on classroom learning.

Getting to the zoo and parking

The zoo is part of 400-plus-acre Washington Park in hilly Southwest Portland. It's easy to get to the zoo by combining biking, walking or driving with public transit. Save money, conserve gas and enjoy the ride!

Accessibility

The Oregon Zoo is accessible to people of all abilities.

Wheelchairs and strollers

Wheelchair, stroller and electric scooter rentals are available to help you explore every bit of the zoo's savannas, canyons and rain forests.

Today at the zoo

Planning a trip today? While perusing your favorite exhibits, don't forget to check out these activities.

Places to stay

Portland is an appealing destination for visitors from all over the world and warm hospitality is not hard to find.

Visitor policies

Learn how to help keep the Oregon Zoo a safe place for visitors and animals.