High Priority Alerts

Guests are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 to enter indoor exhibits. Face masks continue to be required indoors.

Plan Your Visit (revised)

Plan Your Visit

There are more than 265 acres for you to explore at the Bronx Zoo and 8,000 animals. Here's what you need to know to have an awesome day with wildlife.

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Know Before You Go

For your safety, please be sure to familiarize yourself with our rules and requirements.

Park Hours

November 7, 2021 — April 1, 2022

10:00 AM - 4:30 PM

April 2 — November 5, 2022

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Weekends & Holidays
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Last entry to the zoo is 45 min prior to park closing. Animal exhibits close 30 min prior to park closing. Due to state mandated capacity restrictions, exhibit lines may close earlier if there is a wait time of 30 min or more. Bug Carousel and Nature Trek are open until park closing.

*Closed Holidays: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day, and Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Map & Directions

2300 Southern Boulevard

Bronx, NY 10460
Transit Options
Street Map

For best arrival experience, please use Southern Boulevard parking lot.


Bronx Zoo Admission

Includes unlimited rides & attractions

  • Adult (13 & over)

  • Senior (65 & over)

  • Child (3 - 12)

  • Child (2 & under)
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Limited Admission tickets are available for online purchase.

Group Rates

School & Youth Group Field Trips All Other Groups of 10 or more

Day Rates

All Day Parking

  • Car

  • Bus

  • Weekend Preferred Parking at Fountain Circle


  • Single Stroller

  • Double Stroller

  • Wheelchair
  • ($20 Refundable Deposit)

  • Electric Convenience Vehicle
  • (S. Blvd entrance only, $100 Refundable Deposit)

Meet the Animals

Wild Encounters

Get up-close and personal with some of your favorite animals like penguins, cheetahs, porcupines, and sloths.

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Zoo Map

Getting Around

Take a look at the new paths and directions we've setup for your safety.

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Today at the Zoo

Time Event
Zoo Opens
Sea Lion Feeding
Penguin Feeding
Animal Exhibits Close
Zoo Closes