Directions, Hours and Pricing

The Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary is a great way to spend the day and getting here is easy!

Winter Zoo Hours (September 1 through May 31)

The Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary is open each week unless it is a major holiday. (See the list of holidays to the right.)

  • Days open: Thursday through Sunday
  • Regular hours: 10am - 4pm
2022/2023 Restricted Holiday Hours
Mon., September 5 Labor Day OPEN
Fri., November 11 Veterans Day OPEN
Thurs., November 24 Thanksgiving Day OPEN 10am to 1pm
Sat., December 24 Christmas Eve OPEN 10am to 1pm
Sun., December 25 Christmas Day CLOSED
Sat., December 31 New Year's Eve OPEN 10am to 1pm
Sun., January 1 New Year's Day CLOSED

Zoo Information

  • Admission for NON-MEMBERS: Save time by purchasing tickets online in advance. Tickets are also available for purchase at the gate. Tickets are good for the day.
  • Friends members DO NOT need to purchase tickets. Just show your digital Zoo Membership Card at the Ticket Booth. All members over 12 years old need to show their membership card.
  • Tickets are $7 per person for ages 2 and older. Ages under 2 years are free (no ticket required).
  • The Zoo Sanctuary Gift Shop is open from 10:30am to 3:30pm.
  • Fisher's Bistro is temporarily closed.
  • Friends of the Folsom Zoo Sanctuary Members receive FREE admission with an annual Membership for you or your family! (Does not apply to guided tours, group visits, or special fundraising events.) All members over 12 years old need to show their digital or hard copy membership card.

FAQ

Group Tours and Docent led tours are currently not available.

Service animals are welcomed and permitted in accordance with the Americans for Disabilities Act (ADA).

The full text of the ADA Service Animal Policy is available upon request by contacting City of Folsom Animal Services at 916-461-6040.

No pets or emotional support animals are allowed in Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary or City of Folsom facilities.

Tickets for NON-MEMBERS: Save time and purchase tickets online in advance.
Tickets are also available for purchase at the gate.

Directions

The Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary is a great way to spend the day and getting here is very easy!

Directions from Hwy 50

  1. Exit at Folsom Blvd;
  2. Turn left at the off ramp intersection. Follow for 3 miles;
  3. Turn right at the traffic light onto Natoma Street. Follow for about 1 mile;
  4. Turn left at the traffic light onto Stafford Street; and
  5. Turn right into the Zoo entrance past the library.

Directions from I-80

  1. Exit at Douglas Blvd. heading East. Follow Douglas Blvd. for 4 miles;
  2. Turn Right onto Folsom-Auburn Road. Follow for about 4 miles;
  3. Turn Left to go over new Folsom Crossings Bridge.
  4. Turn Right at the traffic light onto Natoma Street. Follow for about 1 mile;
  5. Turn Right at the traffic light onto Stafford Street, past Folsom City Hall; and
  6. Turn right into the Zoo entrance past the library.

Support Friends of the Folsom Zoo Sanctuary

Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary

403 Stafford Street
Folsom, CA 95630

Ticket Booth: (916) 461-6629

Please visit the Zoo's links below

About Us

The Friends of the Folsom Zoo, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with a mission to preserve and enhance a city treasure by assisting in the enrichment of the lives of the animals living at the Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary.

Tax ID 94-2783698

Please visit the Friend's of the Folsom Zoo links below

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