Young or old, who doesn't love going to the zoo? While going to the zoo is a fun way to spend the day, it is even better when you can go there for free. The Denver Zoo will be hosting numerous free days in 2024 and we're telling you all about them.



Only a few days will the Denver Zoo offer admission into the park for free in 2024. These dates span throughout the year and it is not as simple as just walking into the Denver Zoo. More on how to get your tickets in just a moment. First, here is the list of days you can visit the Denver Zoo without paying admission.

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  • Friday, January 5, 2024
  • Sunday, January 21, 2024
  • Sunday, February 11, 2024
  • Sunday, April 7, 2024
  • Friday, November 1, 2024
  • Saturday, November 9, 2024
  • Sunday, November 17, 2024

How do you get your free tickets to the Denver Zoo?

Tickets for the Denver Zoo free days will be available online 11 days before the free day at noon. These tickets are on a first-come, first-served basis. No tickets will be available onsite and walk-ups for free tickets are not permitted.

Free tickets will be released at noon for the free days listed above on these dates:

  • January 10, 2024
  • January 31, 2024
  • March 27, 2024
  • October 21, 2024
  • October 30, 2024
  • November 6, 2024

These tickets will be available HERE.

How many tickets can you get for the free days at the Denver Zoo?

You can get up to five free tickets from the Denver Zoo on the selected dates. Entry with the free tickets is a timed entry, so make sure you pick a time that suits you and your family best for the most memorable experience.

Learn more about the Denver Zoo free days at

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