Returning in Spring 2022


April 11 – October 30

We’re back—and bigger than ever! 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. This year’s safari not only features more animatronic dinosaurs than ever before, but also BIGGER ones.

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Want to meet the 110-foot Argentinosaurus, one of the largest animals to ever walk the earth? How about the Quetzalcoatlus, the largest flying animal to ever live? Want to dig up ancient fossils and discover the very latest scientific discoveries about dinosaurs?

While you’re meeting prehistoric creatures, you might want to also take some time to visit the dinosaurs who are still with us today—the birds! The first birds evolved from dinosaurs in the Jurassic period, around 150 million years ago. Along your walk, you’ll encounter some living dinosaurs in the form of Dalmatian pelicans. You’ll learn about the similarities that exist between the birds you know today and the dinosaurs that went extinct 66 million years ago. The Bronx Zoo’s World of Birds is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2022, and it’s a great place to see some amazing avians during your visit.

Dinosaur Safari for WCS Members

NEW for 2022, all WCS Zoo Members are invited to join us for an exclusive Member Preview of Dinosaur Safari from 4/8 – 4/10 (availability is limited and reservations are required). PLUS, access to Dinosaur Safari is free for Premium, PLUS and Conservation-level members! Become a member today and get ready to walk among our largest dinosaurs with our NEW walk-through experience.

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