Admission

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Cost of Admission on Value Days

  • CMZoo Members Free
  • Adult (12-64) $14.75
  • Child (3-11) $10.75
  • Seniors (65+) $12.75
  • Military Adult** $11.75
  • Military Child** $7.75
  • Ages 2 and under 75¢

Cost of Admission on Regular Days

  • CMZoo Members Free
  • Adult (12-64) $19.75
  • Child (3-11) $14.75
  • Seniors (65+) $17.75
  • Military Adult* $16.75
  • Military Child* $11.75
  • Ages 2 and under 75¢

Cost of Admission on Peak Days

  • CMZoo Members Free
  • Adult (12-64) $24.75
  • Child (3-11) $19.75
  • Seniors (65+) $22.75
  • Military Adult** $21.75
  • Military Child** $16.75
  • Ages 2 and under 75¢

Value Days

  • Winter (December - February), 7 days a week

Regular Days

  • Spring & Summer (March - September), Monday - Thursday
  • Fall (October & November), 7 days a week

Peak Days

  • Spring & Summer (March - September), Friday, Saturday & Sunday
  • + Holidays: Memorial Day, July 4 & Labor Day

Need To Know Info

Today’s Zoo Hours

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
(Last admission at 4 p.m.)
Will Rogers Shrine of the Sun : 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. (last car up at 3 p.m.)
Mountaineer Sky Ride : 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. (last ride at 3:30 p.m.)

Exceptions to Normal Hours

Zoo Address

Located in southwest Colorado Springs on the side of Cheyenne Mountain, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is situated just above (to the west) of The Broadmoor.

Driving directions to the Zoo from I-25

  • Take exit 138 (Circle Drive).
  • Go west on Lake Avenue, toward The Broadmoor.
  • Turn right at the hotel roundabout; follow the signs to Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.

Daily Schedules (weather permitting)

Animal Demonstrations

Today's Special Events

Exhibits

At America's mountain Zoo, connect with animals from all over the world, closer than you ever have before. Hand-feed Cheyenne Mountain Zoo's magnificent giraffe herd, which is one of the largest at any zoo in the U.S. Be sure to visit Rocky Mountain Wild, featuring animals native to our climate, where you can watch mountain lions overhead or grizzly bears swimming. For the third consecutive year, we've been voted one of the top ten zoos in North America by USA TODAY 10Best Readers' Choice Awards.

Custom Animal Experiences

Experience the Zoo in a whole new way, by booking a custom animal experience. Go behind the scenes with our zookeepers to learn about each animal's unique personality. See an animal in a personal setting, and maybe even get the chance to feed one.

Zoo Guest Reviews