Choose Your Ticket Options

Members: FREE admission
Adults: $14.95 (Admission + 1 Attraction)
Children/Seniors: $9.95 (Admission + 1 Attraction)

Purchase Summer Nights Tickets

Includes: Admission plus 3 attractions

  • imageDolphins in Action
    imagehoverLearn about dolphin social structures and adapations! Learn more
  • imageHamill Family Play Zoo
    imagehoverTouch, explore, build, play while connecting with nature! Learn more
  • imageCarousel
    imagehoverTake a spin in one of the largest hand-carved wooded carousels in the country! Learn more
  • imageMotor Safari
    imagehoverHop on board and take a narrated tour of the entire zoo! Learn more.
  • imageButterflies!
    imagehoverButterflies! Opens May 23. Stroll among several hundred butterflies! Learn more

up to $5

Adults: $24.95
Child 3 to 11: $16.95
Senior 65 and over: $16.95

Total Cost:

Zooper Fun Pass*

*Currently available at Zoo ticket booths only

  • Adults $28.95
  • Seniors 65 and Over $20.95
  • Children (3 to 11) $20.95

Zooper Fun Pass includes zoo admission throughout 2015 and one-time admission to open zoo attractions.

General Admission


  • Adults $15.95
  • Seniors 65 and Over $10.95
  • Children (3 to 11) $10.95

Tickets must be used witihin a 12-month period.

Please remember to print tickets at home and bring to the zoo!

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Family Plus Membership

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  • FREE entry for 2 adults
    and their children under 18
  • 1 FREE guest on every visit
  • FREE parking at main entrance
  • 8 attraction tickets
  • 6 guest tickets

Family Unlimited Membership

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  • FREE entry for 2 adults
    and their children under 18
  • 1 FREE guest on every visit
  • FREE parking at both entrances
  • FREE admission to each attraction on every visit!
  • 8 guest tickets

Valid for 12 months
The two adults on any membership must reside in the same household

Backstage Adventures at Brookfield Zoo

Behind the Scenes Adventure!

Go behind-the-scenes when you register for Backstage Adventures at Brookfield Zoo.

Sign Up for Zoo Classes

Parents and young explorers can experience serious fun at one of our Family Play Classes!

Teacher Classes at Brookfield Zoo

Register for Teacher Classes

Teachers can choose from a wide variety of uniqe courses for continuing education credit at Brookfield Zoo.

Summer Nights at Brookfield Zoo

Summer Nights

Our newest summertime event is back, and it’s bigger and better than ever, with more evenings than before!

Free Admission for Military Personnel

To show appreciation for the hard work and dedication of the men and women in the United States Armed Forces, the Chicago Zoological Society is offering free admission to Brookfield Zoo to all active, reservist, and retired members of the military. Qualified personnel who present a valid ID at one of the zoo's admission booths will be admitted free of charge.