Two Asian Elephant calves with their trunks wrapped together, facing toward the camera and accompanied by an adult's trunk to the right. Two Asian Elephant calves touching trunks, accompanied by an adult Elephant to the right, almost off-frame.

Book tickets

We are open every day 9am – 5pm

We recommend all non-members pre-book online, including babies, even if attending on a day when kids visit free.

The Melbourne Zoo Team are undertaking maintenance works across the site. The following planned works may impact visitor paths and animal visibility.

* Tuesday 30 April - Thursday 2 May - there will be partial path closures along the Gorilla Rainforest Trail and the Tiger on the Trail of the Elephant precinct will not be viewable.
* Monday 6 May - Friday 17 May - horticultural works will be undertaken across the Zoo. Some temporary path closures and select animals may not viewable for short periods during this time.

What kind of zoo ticket would you like?

Single Entry

Unlimited entry to all 4 zoos!
Unlimited Entry
$11.50 per month or $138 per year
Child (4-15 years)
FREE weekends and holidays* $23 weekdays
FREE everyday
Child (0-3 years)
$8.50 per month or $102 per year
$10.50 per month or $126 per year
  • Members get more

  • Unlimited entry to all four zoos
  • Discounts at Zoo shop and from partners
  • Free entry to five interstate zoos
  • Help fight wildlife extinction
  • Plus More

*Victorian Government school holidays and public holidays. Must be accompanied by an adult or someone aged 16 and over.

**Concession tickets and memberships apply to Australian Pensioner Concession Card, full-time Student Card, Healthcare Card, Disability Concession, DVA Gold and White Card, Australian Seniors Card, Seniors Business Discount card or Victorian Carer ‘We Care’ card holders.​