Zoo Knoxville celebrates 70 years with 70 cent tickets

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- For 70 years, Zoo Knoxville has brought you and your children across East Tennessee up close with some of the world's most incredible animals.

To celebrate, the zoo is offering you a chance to enjoy all your favorite animals again for just 70 cents.

For the month of November, Zoo Knoxville is offering 70 cent admission with the donation of a non-perishable food item or pet supplies. The donations go to Mission of Hope, Young-Williams Animal Center, The Humane Society of the Tennessee Valley, and Knox County's Office on Aging Paws program.

Advanced online purchase is required.

Attendees must bring a donation of a non-perishable food item, hygiene item, new child’s toy, dog or cat food or new pet toy in addition to each ticket for zoo entry.