Gulf Breeze Zoo

50 Acres of Wild Adventure!

Open daily, the Gulf Breeze Zoo offers fun experiences for the whole family!

The Gulf Breeze Zoo is home to over 1000 animals from nearly every continent and of almost every size – from 1-ounce budgies to 6,000-pound rhinos. Learn more about all of them, especially their featured animals.

You can experience the animals in a variety of ways. Observe them in their habitats while strolling through the park or from the boardwalk or safari line train. Interact with them during a unique animal encounter, an animal feeding, or a visit to the farm. Choose your adventures.

Discover a Large Array of Attractions

Interact! There are several opportunities for you to connect with the animals at the Gulf Breeze Zoo. Please stop by the petting area and visit with your farmyard favorites, including their inquisitive goats. Feeding the alligators, giraffes or budgies are popular activities. You can also book a hippo, sloth, or giraffe encounter and go behind the scenes with one of the animal care specialists.

Throw a Birthday Party, or an Event!

Are you looking for a fun party idea for your wild child? Do you want a unique venue for your private event? Celebrate your kid’s birthday or host an event at Gulf Breeze Zoo, the WILDEST place in town!

Build-Your-Own Party Packages offer unforgettable experiences for kids and adults alike. Your adventure through the zoo, animal encounters and a train ride on the Safari Line Limited will have your whole pride roaring with excitement!

2022 Zoo Hours

  • January 1st – February 25th: Open Daily 9AM – 4PM (Last admission 3PM)
  • February 26th – October 31st: Open Daily 9AM – 5PM (Last admission 4PM)
  • November 1st – December 31st: *Open Daily 9AM – 4PM (Last admission 3PM)


*Zoo is closed Thanksgiving Day, November 24, 2022, and Christmas Day, December 25, 2022.

White tiger exhibit at Gulf Breeze Zoo near Pensacola Beach.