Lahore Zoo is one of the largest and oldest zoos in South Asia, which was established in 1872. Know the ticket price, timing and other details about Lahore Zoo.
In 1872 Lal Mahundra Ram, a resident of Lahore, donated a small aviary to the Lahore Municipal Corporation. In early years it remained a small aviary with some collection of birds.
Later it was expanded but remained a small zoo under Lahore Municipal Corporation and then Deputy Commissioner of Lahore. The real expansion of the Zoo came in 1982.
Today you can find 1381 animals of 136 species in the zoo which includes 996 birds of 82 species, 49 reptiles of 08 species and 336 mammals of 45 species.
Timings & Schedule:
The Zoo is open 7 days a week and general public can enter Lahore from 9 AM in the morning till sunset (maghrib). So if you are planning to visit the Zoo then early morning is the best time as there will be fewer people and you can enjoy the visit with your kids and family members.
Ticket Price & Charges:
The entry for children below 3 year, special children and senior citizens who are above 60 year old is free. The entry ticket for other children and adults is as follows:
Adult: Rs. 40
Child: Rs. 20
Students upto 50: Rs. 600
Students upto 100: Rs. 1,000
Parking fees is also applicable for all types of visitors, which is as follows:
Lahore Zoo is a state of the art Zoo with all facilities which can expect in a modern Zoo such as:
- Lion House (contains Lion, Tigers and Pumas)
- Elephant House
- Monkey House
- Chimpanzee House
- Bear House
- Reptile House (contains Indian cobras, Indian pythons, Sindh kraits & vipers)
- Mugger crocodiles
And many other animals and species are available for observation in the Zoo making the most favourite attraction for kids and schools students.
Kids can also enjoy other activities in the Zoo such as:
- Horse Riding
- Jumping Castle
- Camel ride
- Face painting
- Jungle Café
- Mechanical Elephant
The management of the Zoo is also planning to launch a mobile app for smartphones users which will be available at Google Play Store and iPhone App Store.
The Zoo is spread over an area of 25 acres and is located at famous Mall Road of Lahore, which is just 3 Km from Railway station and only 4 Km from General Bus Stand. Check this Google Map to know the exact location of the Zoo:
For more details and information you can contact Lahore Zoo at:
Address: 92 Shahrah-e-Quaid-e-Azam The Mall Road, Lahore, Pakistan
Phone: +9242-36314684, +9242-36314682
Fax: +92 42 36304683