The Memphis Zoo is located in Memphis, Tennessee. It is currently the home to over 3,500 animals representing over 500 different species. The zoo was first established in 1906 and has since been ranked numerous times as one of the top zoos in America. Top animal attractions at the zoo include the giant pandas, Grizzly bears, sea lions, primates, and more. You’ll also want to check the calendar of events for both the daily activities like the feedings and shows as well as the special events like Zoomelier, Zoo Boo, Zoo Lights, and Memphis Zoo on Ice. Before you purchase your tickets though, here are some tips that could save you a little extra money on your total admission costs. Below that are the latest known coupons for the Memphis Zoo.
Discounts & Memphis Zoo Coupons
- If you are a Tennessee resident, visit the Memphis Zoo after 2 pm on Tuesdays and show your ID for free admission to the zoo.
- If you are in the military, purchase your Memphis Zoo tickets through the Millington Naval Base, Little Rock Air Force Base, the Fort Campbell Army Base, or Columbus, Miss., Air Force Base for military discounted tickets.
- If you are a member of another AZA zoo or aquarium, show your membership ID and receive 50% off admission to the Memphis Zoo.
- Get the Memphis Family Fun Package. It gets you discounted admission to Sun Studio, Stax Museum of American Soul Music, Memphis Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum, Elvis Presley Birthplace and Museum, and the Memphis Zoo.
- Purchase your Memphis Zoo tickets through Graceland and save $1.50 per adult ticket and $1.00 per child’s ticket.
Memphis Vacation Packages
Check with the local hotels in Memphis. Many of them offer free tickets or Memphis Zoo coupons for discounted admission when you book your vacation package through them. The Comfort Suites, Crowne Plaza, Fairfield Inn, Holiday Inn, and Westin are some of the hotels that offer Memphis Zoo vacation packages.
Additional Memphis Zoo Information
The zoo is open every day of the year except for Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day. Hours of operation are 9 am to 5 pm during the spring and summer months and closes an hour earlier during the late fall and winter months. Group discounts are available for groups of 20 or more people. Currently you can save 20% on each ticket with group discounting.