High Priority Alerts

Due to forecasted strong wind, heavy rain, and potential flooding, the Bronx Zoo Holidays Lights is closed today, Sunday 12/10.

You can arrive at the zoo within one hour of the entry time you select. For example, a 10:00am time spot means you must enter between 10:00 and 11:00am. Once you're here, stay as long as you would like.

Holiday Lights Tickets

Join us on select dates November 17 through January 7 for five animal lantern safaris, ice-carving demonstrations, holiday treats, costumed characters, and more! Save on tickets when you select a date and arrival time to visit, or enjoy the flexibility to visit any night.

Regular Holiday Lights Admission

  • Date-Specific

  • Adult (13 & over)

  • Senior (65 & over)

  • Child (3 - 12)
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Member Holiday Lights Admission*

  • Date-Specific

  • Adult (13 & over)

  • Senior (65 & over)

  • Child (3 - 12)
Buy Member Holiday Lights Tickets

*Membership card and photo ID required for admission. Holiday Lights tickets are free for Conservation Membership levels and above.

Daytime Winter Bronx Zoo Admission

Includes unlimited Star Attractions. All visitors must have a date-specific ticket.

  • Starting at

  • Adult (13 & over)

  • Senior (65 & over)

  • Child (3 - 12)

  • Child (2 & under)

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Daytime Member Tickets

All Members must reserve a date-specific ticket in order to visit. Your membership number is required to make a reservation.

  • Member Ticket (All Ages)

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Please call 718-220-5112 if you are having trouble reserving Member tickets.

Please note: If tickets are not available or sold out for the date you want to visit, please check back as we release unclaimed and cancelled reservations each morning. Additional information available in our Member FAQs.

Parking at the Bronx Zoo can fill to capacity on peak attendance days. Whenever possible, we recommend alternate modes of travel, such as mass transit or car service. Review parking directions and information about possible alternative parking in the area so you are prepared in case of lot closure.

Unlimited Ticket Reservations

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Get unlimited admission to the Bronx Zoo, Central Park Zoo, Prospect Park Zoo, and Queens Zoo while also helping us with our mission to protect wildlife and inspire the next generation of zoologists and conservationists. Choose the Membership that’s right for you.

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More Ways to Zoo

In-person or At-home

Wild Encounters

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

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Wednesday Tickets

Advance tickets are required for Wednesday reduced admission and are made available at 5:00pm the Monday before. There's a maximum of 4 tickets per order.

Reserve Mondays at 5pm

Have questions or need more information?

Please check the FAQs.

All park experiences/amenities are subject to change. Some attractions are seasonal. Attraction availability is always subject to unforeseen conditions including weather, mechanical, safety, capacity, crowding, and/or animal-related considerations. All schedules are subject to change.


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