Voted as the number one Family Friendly Zoo in the United States by Family Magazine, Lowry Park Zoo houses to more than 1,500 animals. Its animal listing includes rhinoceros, impalas, giraffes, camels, pelicans, fowls, cheetahs, elephants, eagles, penguins, antelopes, and hogs.
If you’d like to get up close and personal with the animals, you can partake in a Safari Africa Interactive Experience or Wallaroo Station Interactive Experience. The Safari Africa Interactive Experience features the camel safari, white rhino feeding, and giraffe feeding. The Wallaroo Station Interactive Experience allows you to feed and pet goats; feed budgies; feed koi fish; take pony or llama rides; and walk with wallabies.
Lowry Park Zoo Coupons
With a Lowry Park Zoo Coupon, you can end up saving a few bucks on your admission tickets. If you’re celebrating a birthday the same day you’re visiting the zoo, you’ll receive a free daytime zoo admission. You must present valid I.D. such as a driver’s license, military I.D, passport, or birth certificate. This offer is valid on the visitor’s actual birthday with the exception of holidays such as Thanksgiving and Christmas. If your birthday falls on either of these holidays, you can go the day before or after to redeem this offer.
Military: Active members of the military as well as veterans are eligible for discounts on tickets. These discounts apply to a maximum of three members in your immediate family.
Membership: Annual pass levels include dual, individual, family-plus, family-one adult, family-two adults, additional child, and guest pass. There’s also the family zoo pass gift certificate and family-plus gift certificate.
Hotels Near Lowry Park Zoo:
If you’re looking for great Lowry Park Zoo packages, visit Priceline. You’ll find several hotels to meet your individual budget. The La Quinta Inn & Suites Tampa Central; Red Roof Inn Tampa Busch; and Holiday Inn Express Hotel Suites Usf-Busch Gardens are located within a three-mile radius of the Lowry Park Zoo.
Lowry Park Zoo Hours:
The zoo opens every day, with the exception of Thanksgiving and Christmas Day, from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Lowry Park Zoo Prices:
- Adults (13-64): $24.95
- Children (3-11): $19.95
- Children (0-2): Free
- Seniors (65+): $22.95
Groups: A group of 15 or more persons will receive a discount.
Phone number: 813-935-8552
Directions: If you’re driving from the east, travel along Interstate 4 West until you get to Interstate 275 North. From there take exit 48, Sligh Avenue. If you’re coming from the north, drive along Interstate 75 South until you get to Interstate 275 South. Take exit 48, Sligh Avenue. If you’re driving from the south, travel along Interstate 75 North until you arrive at Interstate 275 North. Take exit 48, Sligh Avenue. If you’re coming from the west, drive along Interstate 275 North until you arrive at exit 48, Sligh Avenue.
If you’re traveling by public transportation, take the HART Bus Routes 41 and 45.
Lowry Park Zoo Jobs:
If you’re interested in applying for one of the Lowry Park jobs, you’ll be required to fill out an application for your respective position. You can email, fax, drop off, or mail your application.
There are some great opportunities to work at the zoo. Remember not all jobs are hands on with the animals. In fact very few are, but any job you do at the park will help the animals and the families and kids that come and see them.
If is fun to get involved, so swing by the zoo or grab an application on their website.
If you’d like to transfer your adventures outside of Lowry Park Zoo, visit the Serengeti Night Safari at Busch Gardens, Big Cat Rescue, or Tampa Electric Manatee Viewing Center.