I would like to do a story about the Phoenix Zoo. How
do I set up a visit?
Contact us or call Lauren Strait at 602.914.4363 to make arrangements and to provide information for your story.
Do you offer free admission to members of the media?
We waive admission fees for media covering a Zoo visit on assignment. We request advance notice of your visit so that we may best accommodate your needs.
Can I take photos at the Phoenix Zoo?
All Zoo visitors are welcome to take photos inside the Zoo for their personal and private use. Media should contact the public relations department in advance to arrange a photo shoot or video shoot. Taking photos or video for stock image and other commercial purposes in not permitted unless arrangements have been made in advance with the Zoo's public relations department.
Are photos or slide images of the Zoo available for
use with a story on the Zoo?
Yes, we have a fairly comprehensive library of both digital and slide imagery. Photo credit and return of the image is required for use.
Can I use the Zoo as a venue to film scenes for a
commercial, movie or print advertisement?
We consider these requests on a case by case basis. Please refer to "Use of Site" guidelines for more information.