What items are prohibited or restricted at the Alameda Park Zoo

Items not permitted include, but are not limited to, the following:


  • Animals / Pets

  • Weapons (e.g. guns, knifes, razor blades, box cutters)

  • Alcohol, marijuana (including marijuana-enriched products), and any illegal substances

  • Bicycles, scooters, roller skates/blades, roller shoes, hoverboards skateboards and riding toys

  • Remote control toys

  • Disruptive items (e.g. laser pointers, silly string, party poppers, fireworks, stink bombs, air horns, tools, musical instruments, megaphones, noise makers, toys that make loud noises)

  • Drones or flying toys

  • Restraining devices (e.g., handcuffs, zip ties) or any suspicious items (duck tape, wire)

  • Glass bottles or containers

  • Masks, costumes and other items deemed by Zoo management

  • No Solicitation

  • Shirt and shoes are required. No offensive or profane clothing. 

  • Fires and Grills

All bags are allowed within reason, including backpacks.

This information is subject to change without notice.

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1. What are Alameda Park Zoo hours?
2. What are zoo admission prices?
3. What items are prohibited or restricted at the Alameda Park Zoo
4. What are the rules at the Alameda Park Zoo
5. Can I bring food into the parks?
6. What Facilities & Services are offered at The Alameda Zoo?
7. Does the Zoo have a Lost and Found?
8. Can I have a birthday at the zoo?
9. What time of day will I see more animals?
10. Can I feed the animals?
11. Question, Issue or complaint?
12. How do I arrange an interview with animal care staff?
13. Where can I find the Zoo events?