Park Hours

8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.  Monday - Sunday

 

Zoo Hours

9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday-Sunday*

*Animals will start to be put up for the night at 4:30 p.m. Guests must exit by 5 pm.

Park Only Passes

This includes the children’s play park, picnic areas, BMX track, Disc Golf course, stocked catfish pond, nature trails, boat dock on Lake Chehaw, Mountain Bike Trail and camping area. Zoo tickets are additional cost.

Adults (13-61) $3.00
Children (4-12) $2.00
Senior Adults and Military $2.00

Zoo Passes

The Zoo is inside the Park. Park Passes must also be purchased to visit the Zoo. Gift shop clerk will retain ability to charge an entrance fee to individuals without a Zoo pass.

Children 3 & Under Free
Children (4-12) $5.30
Adults (13-61) $8.20
Military $5.30
Senior Adults (62+) $7.20

 

Become a Member

Chehaw Membership Levels & Benefits

Become a member of Chehaw, whether you are an individual, couple, or family and make lasting family memories and enjoy new animal discoveries the whole year through. Visit the animals including, cheetahs, rhinos, meerkats, lemurs, wolves, and more, then share a picnic with family and friends at our beautiful Park. Members also receive free or discounted admission to the many exciting annual events, such as the Native American Cultural Festival, Frontier Festival, and the Festival of Lights. There is so much to see and do at Chehaw!

As a member you receive wonderful benefits and your support enables us to touch the hearts and minds of schoolchildren each year as well as support species survival programs that save endangered animals. All membership levels include admission to the Park and Zoo for one full year. Chehaw members may receive free or discounted admission to zoos and aquariums throughout the US.

Chehaw partners with the Flint RiverQuarium, Thronateeska, and Albany Civil Rights Museum  through Swaptember, which offers member privileges for use at these local attractions during the month of September.* |
*May not apply to special events, please call ahead.

Basic Membership

All members receive the following benefits:

  • 10% discount at the gift shop and the Beastro, Chehaw’s concession stand
  • $10 off the second summer camp
  • Discounts and invitations to members’ only events
Individual
Admission to Park and Zoo for one year for one named adult.
$50
Dual
Admission to Park and Zoo for one year for named two adults.
$65
Family
Admission to Park and Zoo for one year for two named adults and four named children under 18*. Four one-time use guest passes. 
*Additional children can be added for $10 each.
$95

Supporting Membership

Supporting members also enjoy the following benefits:

Supporting Member at $175
All benefits listed previously and a behind-the-scenes tour with a Zookeeper. One free Family membership to give to a friend.
$175
Supporting Member at $300
All benefits listed previously and a behind-the-scenes tour with the Zoo Curator. One free Family membership to give to a friend.
$300
Supporting Member at $500
All benefits listed previously and a behind-the-scenes tour with the Zoo Director. One free Family membership to give to a friend.
$500

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