As outdoor destinations, the San Diego Zoo and San Diego Zoo Safari Park remain open!

Due to current social distancing procedures, expect a wait time to enter the Safari Park during peak periods. Health screen required for all guests prior to Park entry. No same-day re-entry permitted.


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Panorama of a Safari Park field exhibit with giraffes, water buffalo, and rhinos

Dining Programs

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Your gift membership offers a lifetime of memories and your loved ones will experience the special wonder of the San Diego Zoo and San Diego Zoo Safari Park when you give a gift membership today.

Your gift not only cares for countless animals and plants at the Zoo and Safari Park, it protects and saves critically endangered species around the globe relying on us to survive.

Discounts and offers vary by membership type and cannot be combined. Gift recipients must reside within ZIP codes 91900-92899. Memberships valid through 12/31/2021. 

  • Thanksgiving Dinner at The Watering Hole
    Location: Kijamii Overlook
    Dates: Thursday, November 26, 2020

    Celebrate Thanksgiving Day at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park’s Watering Hole at Kijamii Overlook, where you can enjoy a special plated four-course Thanksgiving meal prepared by Safari Park Executive Chef Joshua Mireles.

    Cost is $75 per person for adults; $25 per person for children ages 3 to 11, plus tax and parking. Nonmembers add Safari Park admission 

    Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, seating is limited, and all precautions have been made to meet San Diego County guidelines.

    Reservations are required. Thanksgiving Day reservations are available for times between 10:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Thursday, November 26.


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