Venue Rentals

Venue Rental

Venue Rentals

A variety of outdoor and indoor venues are available for your next group function or special event.

Download Venue Rental Contract & Policy

Submit a Venue Rental Request

$50 non-refundable deposit and signed Venue Rental Contract & Policy required to reserve venue

PLEASE NOTE RENTALS CANNOT BE SCHEDULED ON DAYS THE ZOO HOLDS A SPECIAL EVENT.

  • DAYTIME

    Festival Plaza


  • CAPACITY Seating up to 350


  • BASE RATE $300

  • ADMISSION PER PERSON $4.50*

  • SET UP / CLEAN UP $150
  • DAYTIME

    Education Pavilion


  • CAPACITY 125 Guests


  • SIZE 3,000 sq. ft.


  • BASE RATE $200

  • ADMISSION PER PERSON $4.50*

  • SET UP / CLEAN UP $150
  • DAYTIME

    Activities Building


  • CAPACITY 40 Guests


  • SIZE 700 sq. ft.


  • BASE RATE $150

  • ADMISSION PER PERSON $4.50*

  • SET UP / CLEAN UP $50
  • EVENING

    Festival Plaza with Zoo Access
    Renter must provide security for the Front Gate.


  • CAPACITY Seating up to 350


  • BASE RATE $500

  • ADMISSION PER PERSON $4.50*

  • SET UP / CLEAN UP $150
  • *Group Rate Pricing


  • Discount admission rates ($4.50 per person) and discount train tickets ($1.50 per person) are available for groups of 15 or more that enter the zoo together and are paid for in one transaction. Individual purchases are FULL PRICE.


    Everyone in your group must pay, INCLUDING children under 4 and zoo members.
    Groups consisting of less than 15 individuals will be charged full price.
    Zoo admission fees may differ during Zoo Special Events.

  • Enhance Your Rental


  • TRAIN RIDE PER PERSON $1.50*


  • TRAIN CONDUCTOR $50
    (Train conductor fee only required for evening rentals that request train rides.)

  • Rental Times
    Rates are based on 3-hour rentals


  • DAYTIME
    10 am - 1 pm
    10:30 am - 1:30 pm
    11 am - 2 pm
    11:30 am - 2:30 pm
    12 pm - 3 pm
    12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    1 pm - 4 pm


  • EVENING
    5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    6 pm - 9 pm
    6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

  • Please Note


  • For the safety of the animals and our guests, all decorations and activities must be pre-approved by Zoo staff.
    Any outside vendor must have proof of insurance and list the City of Alexandria as an Additional Insured.
    For a complete list of rules,
    please refer to Alexandria Zoo's Venue Rental Contract & Policy.

Open Daily 9 am - 5 pm

Closed only Thanksgiving, Christmas, & New Year's Day

Address

Alexandria Zoo
3016 Masonic Drive
Alexandria, LA 71301
P: (318) 441-6810

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