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Central Florida Zoo and Botanical Gardens Admission Ticket

Product ID: 221334
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See leaping lemurs, swimming otters, playful parrots, and many other animals from around the world at the Central Florida Zoo and Botanical Gardens. Enjoy a wild adventure on a fun day out with the whole family.
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Wheelchair accessible

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  • Learn about the animals from expert keepers
  • Bring your bathing suit to cool off in the Wharton-Smith Tropical Splash Ground
  • See animals native to Florida, including otters, bald eagles, alligators, crocodiles, and black bears
  • Visit the Herpetarium to see the collection of venomous and nonvenomous reptiles
Full description
Enjoy a family day trip with something for everyone at the Central Florida Zoo and Botanical Gardens. Get a feel for nature as you watch otters swim and black bears play. Stop in the Herpetarium or Insect Zoo to see reptiles, amphibians, and invertebrates from around the world.

Get an up-close look at the animals and learn about their behavior during a giraffe feeding, a rhino encounter, or a chat with one of the keepers. Search for butterflies and caterpillars in the gardens. Enjoy a meal at the restaurant, and don’t forget your bathing suit to hit up the Wharton-Smith Tropical Splash Ground.
  • Entrance ticket
  • Admission to the Wharton-Smith Tropical Splash Ground
  • Admission to the Barnyard Buddies Children's Zoo
  • Parking
What’s Not Included
  • Giraffe feeding
  • Train and carousel ride
  • Food for Barnyard Buddies
  • ZoomAir Adventure
  • Food and drinks

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

3755 W Seminole Boulevard, Sanford, FL 32771.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
Know before you go
• The zoo will be open unless the weather is severe, such as during a hurricane
• Animals have access to shelters and may not always be visible
• The Wharton-Smith Tropical Splash Ground is open all year except when temperatures fall below 60 degrees fahrenheit (15 degrees celsius) or if there is lightning and thunder in the area
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