The Tautphaus Park Zoo has over 400 animals and is the largest collection of animals in Idaho. This Idaho zoo sits on 7 acres of landscaped terrain. It is divided into six sections including Africa, Asia, Australia & New Guinea, Children’s Zoo, North America and South America. It also has a gift shop, cafe and an Animals Encounters Stage.
Some of the species of animals you can see at the zoo in Idaho Falls are lion, zebra, penguin, sloth bears, snow leopards, wallabies, New Guinea singing dogs, goat, sheep, flamingo and macaw. Tautphaus Park Zoo’s walk through aviary includes many South American birds. Penguin feedings are held twice daily.
Education classes are offered to children from 2 - 13. Zoo Camps that last for five days are offered to children 7 - 12. Scout and group activities can be planned and reserved ahead of time including Overnight Safaris and Behind the Scenes Tours.
Where to Find Tautphaus Zoo Coupons & Discounts?
A Senior discount is given. It will save you about $1.50.
A group rate is given to 20 or more paying guests. It will save you between $.50 to $1 per person.
In 2011, the zoo offered FREE admission to Mothers on Mother’s Day with a paying child.
A Seniors Day is offered in August that gives FREE admission to those 62 and over.
Get one FREE adult zoo ticket with the purchase of on adult zoo ticket when you buy We Bought A Zoo blue-ray disk. Bring original proof of purchase from the back of the movie box along with the coupon at the aza.org website. See coupon for more information. Good thru 6/30/12.
September 5-9, 2011 is Babes in the Zoo and offers FREE admission for an adult when with by a baby in a stroller.
September 24, 2011 is Fall Appreciation Day and offers FREE admission to all Tautphaus Zoo guests.
FREE admission to Fathers is sometimes offered on Father’s Day when there is a paying child.
The Idaho Falls zoo sometimes has special events such at Teddy Bear Day. Teddy Bear Day has been offered for a couple of years now and offers FREE admission for children 12 and under when they bring their teddy bear to the zoo.
If you have a membership to another AZA zoo, you can receive FREE admission to this zoo.
Memberships offers FREE admission to the Tautphaus Park Zoo for one year, FREE or discounted admission to over 100 zoo and aquarium, guest tickets, discounts on zoo education programs, gift shop and more.