10am-6pm every day (May 1-Oct 31)

Ticket Prices

Adults: $17.25 + Tax
Seniors (60+): $16.25+ tax
Children (ages 2-12): $15.25 + tax
Infants (0-23 months): Free

Weather Policy

We do not give a discount, rain checks or refund due to inclement weather (e.g. rain, storms or snow).

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For information about group and school visits, phone (320) 836-2426 or email info@hemkerzoo.com.

Season Passes

Includes unlimited daytime admission, 10% off gift shop items, quarterly Zoo Tracks newsletter and invitation to an exclusive members only breakfast to be held on August 22, 2021 at 9am-11am.

Single Pass (up to 1 adult & 1 child): $145
Family Pass (up to 2 adults & 2 children): $175 (Best Value)
Grandparent Pass (up to 2 adults & 4 children): $220

Additional Guests can be added for an additional $30.00/person.

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Group Rate

Groups of 15 or more paying guests (ages two and up) are eligible for discounted group admission pricing with a 3 day advance notice. The group must pay as a single transaction to receive the discount. All members must enter the Zoo together as a group at the same time.

Getting Here

Hemker Park & Zoo is located just off Interstate 94, only 90 minutes northwest of Minneapolis, and 40 minutes northwest of St. Cloud, and 35 minutes from Alexandria, MN.

Driving directions in Freeport

  1. From I-94, take exit 140.
  2. Turn toward Freeport town centre and follow County Road 11 north for a half mile.
  3. Turn right on County Road 39 and follow it for another half mile.
  4. The zoo is on the right side (southern side) of CR-39.