Welcome Weekends

$5* Adult & $2* Child Online Tickets

9:30am - 5:00pm

Every weekend in June, you're invited to our Welcome Weekends! All funds raised will go to our Wellington Zoo Conservation Fund which directly helps to support local and international conservation projects. Tickets will be released early the week prior and will be limited, so get in quick to book.

Buy your tickets here.

$5* Adult & $2* Child (14 and under) Online Tickets

*+ booking fee.

Please note you need to pre-book tickets for Welcome Weekends online. Visitors who arrive at the Zoo without pre-booked online tickets will need to pay full-price entry.


Every Saturday and Sunday in June, including King's Birthday (5th June).

Tickets for each weekend will be released early the week prior, check out our social pages for when these go on sale!

Snow Leopards are here!

Snow Leopards, Asha and Manju are now at Wellington Zoo. Come and visit them in their new habitat today! 

Talk Times


10:00AM Spider Monkey Talk

11:00AM Tiger Talk

11:15AM Vets in The Nest Te Kōhanga

11:45AM Giraffe Talk



12:15PM Australian Animals Talk

12:45PM Chimpanzee Talk

01:15PM Cool Creatures at Hero HQ

02:00PM Sun Bear Talk

02:30PM Ring-tailed Lemur Talk

03:00PM Penguin Talk

04:00 PM Red Panda Talk