North Carolina Zoo Offers Military Appreciation Week

Asheboro, N.C. – Nov. 1, 2021 - In honor of Veteran’s Day, the North Carolina Zoo is offering free admission for the military and $2 off admission for up to six accompanying guests for its Military Appreciation week of November 8 – 14, 2021.

The Zoo hours during this week are from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with the last admission being an hour before closing.

Our special discount is available to active duty, reserve, veteran, and retired military personnel from all military branches and only available for admission purchased on-site.

To receive the discount, please bring any of the following:

  • US Veterans ID
  • Military ID
  • DD-214 with Photo ID
  • State driver’s license with veteran indicator or military identifier
  • VA, VF, or American Legion issued ID

Please Note: Free Admission is only for the military individual (spouses and dependents are eligible for the $2 off discount for up to 6 guests).

We appreciate and salute all military personnel and the sacrifices made. The North Carolina Zoo thanks you for your service and welcomes you to the Zoo!