Hamilton Zoo

Hamilton Zoo

Home to over 600 native and exotic animals, Hamilton Zoo offers a unique experience.

Near 183 Brymer Road, Rotokauri 3289, New Zealand

Face2Face

Go behind-the-scenes with a Face2Face encounter. Meet our southern white rhinoceros, ring-tailed and ruffed lemurs, siamang or cheetah. Only $20 per person with 10% going to the Hamilton Zoo Conservation Fund. (Normal zoo admission fees apply).

Booked encounters

The perfect group experience for families, friends, workmates or students. Minimum fee is $100 (for group of five or less) with 10% going to the Hamilton Zoo Conservation Fund. (Normal zoo admission fees apply). Booked encounters are available for our southern white rhinoceros, ring-tailed and ruffed lemurs, siamang or cheetah. Special seasonal booked encounters are also available, check our website or with the reception team for details.

Keeper Talks

Come along to our FREE 'Meet the Keeper' talks and learn about animal behaviours, personalities and conservation issues as you watch their feeding or enrichment! 'Meet the Keeper' talks are held 7 days a week to help you make the most of your zoo experience.

Premium Tour

An in-depth, one and a half hour behind the scenes tour with a senior Zoo Keeper as your personal guide. Let us know your interests and we'll arrange a tour to suit you and that takes in all of the highlights of the zoo at that time. This is a deluxe experience, available on request only and with at least 48 hours notice required. Flat fee of $500 for a maximum of six people.

Tickets

Description Price
Adult 26.00
Child (3-15 years of age) 12.00
Family (2 adults, up to 4 children) 71.00
Cardholders: Senior citizen 65+, Community Services Card holder, Student, (ID required on entry) 19.00
GROUP - Adult (Concession rate applies when purchasing minimum of 10 tickets.) 20.00
GROUP - Child (3-15 years) (Concession rate applies when purchasing minimum of 10 tickets.) 10.00
ANNUAL Family Pass (Unlimited day time visits for two named adults and up to four named children) 213.00
ANNUAL Child Flexi-pass (Unlimited day time visits for one named child (3-15 years) and ANY accompanying adult.) 114.00
ANNUAL Adult Pass (Unlimited day time visits for one named adult.) 78.00
ANNUAL Child Pass (3-15 years) (Unlimited day time visits for one named child.) 36.00
Child under three: Free

Children 14 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
Senior Citizen, Beneficiary, Students - proof of eligibility required.
Prices subject to change.

Enjoy unlimited visits over a year with the freedom of an annual pass. The cost works out to just four visits in a year - anything over that is FREE!