Buffalo Zoo

Throughout the year, the Buffalo Zoo offers guests fascinating animal exhibits, naturalistic wildlife habitats, beautiful garden areas and several unique areas in which to enjoy an environment that is full of fun, adventure and history.

Save $1.00 on Gate admission

Discount is available at the Zoo gate with valid proof off AAA membership.

Members also save 5% at the Zoo Gift Shop

Save $5.00 on Zoo Membership

Buffalo Zoo members receive a year ‘round pass to great animal adventures, enlightening educational programs and sensational special events. With a Buffalo Zoo membership you may visit the Zoo as often as you like - and your admission is absolutely FREE. Most importantly, you’ll be helping to preserve some of the world’s most precious inhabitants - our remarkable animal collection.

To purchase a Zoo membership, you may join at the Zoo admissions office, or call the Buffalo Zoo, must Show Your AAA Membership Card for discount.

Pricing & AAA Discounts

AAA Members can purchase discounted tickets to the Buffalo Zoo:

Admission Branch Price
Gate Price Savings
Adult $11.00 $12.00 $1.00
Child (2–12 years) $8.50 $9.00 $.50
Senior (65 years and up) $9.50 $10.00 $.50

Parking fee: $4.00 cars- A token must be purchased at the main entrance to exit the parking lot. The automated gates will ONLY accept tokens.


300 Parkside Avenue
(716) 837-3900