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APRIL 11 — OCTOBER 30, 2022
Exclusive Member Preview Dates: April 8, 9, 10

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Tickets are required and must be reserved in advance. Dinosaur Safari is FREE for Zoos PLUS, Land & Sea, and Conservation-level Members!

During a NEW walk-through experience, you’ll get up close with 52 life-sized dinosaurs and pterosaurs in the Bronx Zoo’s Dinosaur Safari.

Is Dinosaur Safari a walk or a ride?

Dinosaur Safari is a walk.

How long is the Dinosaur Safari experience?

The Dinosaur Safari footprint is a ¼ mile long. The average experience is around 25-30 minutes. Guests are encouraged to go at their own pace.

How many dinosaurs are in the collection?

On the Dinosaur Safari walking trail, you can get up-close with 52 realistic, life-sized dinosaurs and pterosaurs, including more animatronic dinosaurs than ever before. At the World of Birds exhibit, you can also view 3 models of Mesozoic birds.

Is Dinosaur Safari appropriate for young children?

Our family-friendly attraction is great for all ages - both the young, and young-at-heart, will enjoy the chance to stroll along and experience the dinosaurs. The size, sound and animatronic movement can be scary for some children, so we recommend planning ahead to look at our website images and talk to your child about the experience.

Are there bathrooms at the Dinosaur Safari?

There are no bathrooms along the Dinosaur Safari trail. The nearest bathrooms are at the Madagascar! exhibit and Dancing Crane Plaza.

Is Dinosaur Safari included in my membership?

If you are a Zoos PLUS, Land & Sea, or Conservation-Level Member, Dinosaur Safari is included in your membership benefits.

Is Dinosaur Safari included in the ticket I purchased?

Dinosaur Safari is included in the Bronx Zoo Admission ticket as a Star attraction. It is not included in Limited Admission. Limited Admission ticket holders can upgrade to Bronx Zoo Admission for unlimited Star Attraction access or purchase individual entry to Dinosaur Safari for $7 per person.

Is food available for purchase at Dinosaur Safari?

Towards the end of the Dinosaur Safari trail, snacks and gifts are available for purchase.

Is the Dinosaur Safari trail open during inclement weather?

Yes, Dinosaur Safari is open rain or shine.

Can I bring my stroller to Dinosaur Safari?

Yes, strollers are permitted along the path.

Can I take photos?

Absolutely. We encourage you to do so and tag @BronxZoo when posting on social media.

Are there any special needs accommodations?

The Dinosaur Safari trail is wheelchair accessible. All mobility devices for guests with disabilities, including ECVs, are permitted through the attraction. Strollers are permitted as well. For guests with sensory sensitivities, please see our Accessibility page for information about Sensory Bags available for loan and nearby Quiet Areas to plan breaks during your visit. We also have a Social Story about Dinosaur Safari to help guests prepare for their visit.

For other specific visit assistance, please reach out to guestrelations@wcs.org in advance of your visit.

Are there any live animals to see along the Dinosaur Safari path?

As you journey through the Dinosaur Safari adventure, look out for Dalmation Pelicans. If you are looking for some up-close experiences with modern-day dinosaurs, check out our Wild Encounters and book a program for your visit!

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