Attractions & Experiences

Stingray Cove Details

Price

$2 (Members), $3 (Non-Members)

$2 per piece of food for everyone.

What

An interactive exhibit with Stingrays and sharks!

Who

Guests of all ages.

When

Open daily from: 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m

Weather permitting

Note: Tickets available are currently available to purchase at Stingray Cove

Stingray Cove™ Experience

Living Exhibits

Stingray Cove is a seasonal, open-air interactive experience that allows you to get up-close and personal with four beautiful species of sea life. Inspired by the unique landscape and vibrant culture of Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula, this permanent seasonal open-air exhibit gives you the chance to touch and feed gentle cownose and southern stingrays as they swoop and glide freely around the 15,000-gallon tank they share with peaceful bamboo and bonnethead sharks. Learn more about Stingray Cove!

Lorikeet Details

Price

FREE entry

$3 per cup of nectar

What

An interactive exhibit with a variety of our lorikeet friends!

Who

Guests of all ages.

When

Open daily from:

9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Weather permitting

Note: Tickets available are currently available to purchase at Lorikeet Adventure
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Lorikeet Adventure

Rainbows of fun!

Step into Lorikeet Adventure and you’ll be greeted by the cheerful chirps of Denver Zoo’s most vibrant residents. Lorikeet Adventure is home to a variety of lorikeets, small, brightly-colored parrots from Australia and the South Pacific. Stroll through the open aviary as lorikeets fly overhead and learn more about these acrobats of the tropics from zookeepers and volunteers. Looking to get even closer? Visitors can opt to pay and hand feed the birds from a cup of nectar as they perch right on your arm. This unforgettable experience is great for visitors of all ages.

Girl riding on Denver Zoo Carousel

Carousel Details

Price

Single Ride:
$2 (Members), $3 (Non-Members)

10 Ride Punch Card:
$15 (Members), $20 (Non-Members)

When

Sunday-Thursday: 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Friday & Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m

Weather permitting

Note: Tickets available are currently available to purchase at the Denver Zoo Railroad, presented by Union Pacific and the Carousel.

Train Details

Price

Single Ride:
$2 (Members), $3 (Non-Members)

10 Ride Punch Card:
$15 (Members), $20 (Non-Members)

When

Sunday-Thursday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m

Friday & Saturday: 10:00 a.m.- 6:45 p.m.

Weather permitting

Note: Tickets available are currently available to purchase at the Denver Zoo Railroad, presented by Union Pacific and the Carousel.

Carousel

You can also take a trip around the animal world on Denver Zoo’s Conservation Carousel! It features hand-carved wooden replicas of some of Denver’s most popular residents including giraffes, okapi, and baby gorillas.

Note: Tickets available are currently available to purchase at the carousel. Handicap accessible.

Train

Take a ride on the wild side!

Climb aboard the Denver Zoo Railroad, presented by Union Pacific Railroad. Perfect for families with little ones, the train offers a quick trip around the zoo’s carousel meadow filled with beautiful lush foliage, under the shade of 100-year-old trees. Hop aboard and enjoy seeing our American and Chilean flamingos and other waterfowl just outside the zoo’s Primate Panorama exhibit.

Note: Tickets available are currently available to purchase at the Denver Zoo Railroad, presented by Union Pacific. Handicap accessible.

 

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4D Theater Details

Price

$5 (Members), $6 (Non-Members)

What

An immersive experience featuring the visual drama of a 3-D film with a variety of built-in sensory effects.

When

Sunday-Thursday: 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Friday & Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m

Weather permitting

Note: Tickets available are currently available to purchase at 4D Theater.
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4D Theater

An immersive experience!

Our theatre uses built-in motion and special-effects in the seats and throughout the theater to make you feel the action on the screen! Screenings run every 15 minutes.

Handicap accessible. Accessibility devices for hearing and visually impaired guests are available upon request.

Rules

  • No food or drink allowed inside the theater.
  • No photography or video recording inside the theater.
  • Entry is not allowed after the movie has started.
  • 1 seat per paid ticket.

Happy Feet 4D Experience®

Put on your dancing shoes and boogie with Mumble in Happy Feet™ 4D Experience®. Journey to Antarctica to meet a lively colony of Emperor Penguins faced with a diminishing food supply. Mumble sets out on an adventure to appeal to the better nature of humans and tries to reason with them to stop stealing the fish. Using courage and bravery, the banished Mumble soon realizes that his toe-tapping talent isn't a burden, but a gift to be treasured–and his dancing feet may ultimately save his endangered colony! Featured in digital 3D and brought to life with 4D multi-sensory effects, this is an immersive experience for the whole family to enjoy.

HAPPY FEET and all related characters and elements © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. (s21)

Tiny Giants 4D Experience®

The world's smallest hero embarks on an epic adventure in Tiny Giants 4D Experience®! The Enchanted Forest is the mysterious and wild home of a chipmunk whose small size is trumped by his enormous heart. This courageous creature taps into his ingenious superpowers to navigate the dangers of changing seasons, food struggles and true forest giants like wolves and moose. The immersive power of specialty 3D cameras and incredible special effects will transport you into this magical world beneath our feet.

The BBC and BBC Earth are trademarks of the British Broadcasting Corporation and are used under licence. BBC logo © BBC 1996. Photography © Robert Drewett / BBC 2014
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Advisory Notice

This 4D Experience® could aggravate certain medical conditions. It involves special effects: loud noises, strobe and seats with a poke in the upper back, all coordinated with an  action-packed film experience.

The Experience is not recommended for guest with:

  • a heart condition
  • medical sensitivity to strobe lights, laser-like lighting effects or fog effects
  • back, neck or similar physical conditions
  • sensitivity to loud sounds

A Warning to Parents: The Experience may be frightening for small children. Please supervise children at all times. Children under 7 must be accompanied by a person 16 or older.

Exhibits

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