The feature attraction in Balboa Park and one of the must-see attractions in all of San Diego is the world-famous San Diego Zoo! The zoo is a great way to experience San Diego with kids and an excellent way to spend an afternoon with family in the San Diego sunshine.
The San Diego Zoo is home to more than 3,500 animals with 650 species and subspecies throughout the zoo. In addition to housing a variety of animals, the San Diego Zoo has an abundance of things to do perfect for making family memories!
Save Big on Admission!
Save up to 55% off on gate admission prices when you purchase a Go San Diego pass in advance. The pass can be combined with other top area attractions like SeaWorld San Diego in Mission Park or one of the many museums in Balboa Park and throughout San Diego.
Purchase the Go San Diego pass via our website to save even more and stack the savings on top of the already highly reduced prices offered by Go San Diego!
Upgraded Your Experience
Visitors have the option to purchase upgraded experiences and private tours that will take their San Diego Zoo visit to another level. Options include: inside look tours, animals in action experiences, discovery cart tours, early morning cheetah experience and more.
One of the most popular programs at the San Diego Zoo is the Kids Program. Children will be educated on animal species at the zoo and wildlife conservation. In addition, they can celebrate their birthday with an Aussie Outback Birthday Bash!
Attractions and More
The San Diego Zoo is an easy place to spend a few hours or an entire day due to its wide variety of attractions. Visitors can go on guided bus tours, botanical tours, attend shows, go to animal encounters, take a trip on the Skyfari Aerial Tram and so much more!