Update May 2014: Groupon has a zoo deal today: Sacramento Zoo Deal
2014 Sacramento Zoo Discounts, Deals and Coupon updates:
Update Jan 2014: Museum Day 2014 includes discounted zoo admission
Update Dec 2013: Groupon has a zoo deal today: Sacramento Zoo Deal
Update 11/14/13 - Get My Perks has re-posted the following deal: $25 for a Family Four Pack to the Sacramento Zoo including 4 Admission Tickets, 6 ride vouchers and 10% savings at the Zoofari Market and Kampala Cafe.
Update 9/25/13: Living Social Deal: Sacramento Zoo Deal
Update 6/6/13: Get My Perks currently has the following deal: Save 50% on a weekday outing to Funderland Amusement Park.
Here are some ways to get into Land Park's Sacramento Zoo at a discount in 2012:
- Get half price admission to the Sacramento Zoo and Fairytale Town (and brave the crowds) on Museum Day. Museum Day comes once a year; this year's event was in February and included free or half price admission to over 27 museums, including the Crocker and the Railroad Museum.
- Wells Fargo Wednesdays in July 2012 at the Sacramento Zoo – up to 4 children receive free entrance into the zoo with 1 paying adult, plus free train and carousel rides. July 11, 18 and 25.
- The Sacramento Entertainment Book has Sacramento Zoo free admission coupons.You can get a 2012 Entertainment Book for $15 at this point in the year...
- The newest phone book has $2 off Sacramento zoo coupons.
- Last August, Target sponsored a free day at the Sacramento Zoo in exchange for bringing an unwrapped toy to donate. Keep an eye out for a free or discounted day this summer.
- Occasionally there will be a Groupon or other daily deal site offering admission for a discounted price.
- Last year, the Zoo and Fairytale Town offered free admission on Christmas Eve.
- Last year in November, in recognition of Veteran's Day, all military personnel, veterans, and their families received a 50% discount with a valid military identification card.
- The Sacramento Gold Card entitles you to Buy-one-Get-one-Free admission to the Zoo (and many other local discounts). You can obtain a SCVB Gold Card through participating hotels. If you know someone staying at a local hotel, see if they can pick one up for you.
- Check in to the Zoo on Foursquare, and show the Visitor Services office to receive a free carousel ticket.
Normal Sacramento Zoo prices (as of June 2012) :
General Admission $11.25
Senior Admission $10.50
Children Ages 2-11 $7.25
Children Ages 0-1 Free
Sacramento Zoo Summer Hours:
June: Open Daily
9am to 4pm
Jun 14, 21, 28: Open until 8pm
Jun 23: Closing at 1:30pm
July: Open Daily
9am to 4pm
Jul 5, 12, 19, 26: Open til 8pm
Jul 28: Closing at 1:30pm
August: Open Daily
9am to 4pm
If you know of any other Sacramento Zoo discounts or coupons, please comment!
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