Albuquerque

Rio Grande Zoo

June – August.: Park open until 6 p.m. on Saturdays, Sundays and Summer Holidays (Memorial Day, July 4 & Labor Day).

Ticket booths close a half-hour before closing.

The Rio Grande Inn is 2.0 miles or an eight minute drive from the Rio Grande Zoo. The hotel’s complimentary shuttle will transport guests to and from the Rio Grande Zoo. Located next to the Rio Grande River in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the 64-acre Zoo has been offering guests close encounters with exotic and native animals since 1927.

Admission 
  • Adult (13-64): $12.50
  • Senior (65+): $5.50
  • Child (3-12): $4
  • Children under 3 are free
Hours

Gates open 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. daily
Park closes at 5 p.m