Hours and Rates

Spring River Zoo is open each Friday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. In order to keep the number of visitors in the zoo at any one time at a safe health level, visitors must make reservations online to plan a zoo visit. 

Prescheduled private tours will be offered on Thursdays between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. As of March 1, admission will be charged for entry to the zoo. Use of the adjacent park will remain free, but the park will be accessible only during zoo hours. 

Zoo admission cost: 

  • Adults (ages 16 and older): Roswell Residents $5; Non-Residents $10 
  •  Children (ages 4-15): Roswell Residents $2.50; Non-Residents $3.50 
  • Students (ages 16 and older), Seniors (ages 60 and older), Active Military and Veterans: $3 
  •  Groups of 10 or more: $3 per person 
  • School-age groups (with reservation): $2 per person

Free admission to the zoo will be available to the following people and on these designated days: 

  •  Children ages 3 and younger (anytime zoo is open) 
  •  Friends of Spring River Zoo members (anytime zoo is open) 
  • First Saturday of each month for Roswell residents 
  •  Every Friday for Seniors (60 and older) 
  •  July 31 – Spring River Zoo Day


  1. Spring River Zoo

    Physical Address
    1306 E College Boulevard
    Roswell, NM 88201

    Phone: 575-624-6760

    Hours
    Friday- Sunday 
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

    Rides & Concession
    Currently Closed.