General information

Visitor information

Admission fees

Admission fee

Category Fees
Adults 500 yen
Elementary and junior high school students 200 yen
Preschool children Free
Annual Pass(Adult) 2000yen
Annual Pass(Child) 800yen
  • Elementary and junior high school students who live or go to school in Osaka City or go to an Osaka Municipal school (including those located outside Osaka City) can visit the zoo free of charge. Please bring something that would confirm your address and age such as your student ID card, free pass (distributed at elementary and junior high schools in Osaka City or Osaka Municipal elementary or junior high schools), or insurance card (original).
  • The admission for visitors aged 65 or over who live in Osaka City is free. Please bring something that would confirm your address and age such as your driver’s license (original).
  • If you have a certificate such as a handbook for persons with disabilities, the admission is free. Please bring the certificate (original) with you.

Group discount

Category Adults Elementary and junior high school students
30 people or more 450 yen 180 yen
50 people or more 400 yen 160 yen
100 people or more 350 yen 140 yen
  • Different discounted rates will be applied depending on the number of people in a group who are subject to admission fees.
  • We ask someone from the group to apply for the members’ tickets at the counter.
  • Please notify the gate attendant if you need to leave the zoo temporarily.

Opening hours

9:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.The last entrance is 4:00 p.m.

  • Open until 6:00 p.m. with last entrance at 5:00 p.m. on Saturdays, Sundays and National Holidays in May and September

Closed

  • Monday (the following weekday if Monday is a national holiday)
  • Year-end and New Year: December 29 to January 1
  • Calendar(PDF)

Access

交通アクセス 交通アクセス

Train

Shinsekai Gate
10 min walk from Exit 1 of Dobutsuen-mae subway station (M22, K19)
10 min walk from Exit 3 of Ebisucho subway station (K18)
10 min walk from Tsutenkaku Exit (East exit) of JR Shin-Imamiya station
Tenshiba Gate
10 min walk from Exit 5 of Tennoji subway station (M23, T27)
10 min walk from Central Exit of JR Tennoji station

Municipal bus

Shinsekai Gate
10min walk from "Dobutsuen-mae" bus stop
10min walk from "Tennoji koen mae" bus stop
Tenshiba Gate
10min walk from "Abenobashi" bus sto