Bronx Zoo

Bronx Zoo

2300 Southern Blvd (at Boston Rd), Bronx, NY 10460, United States
Open until 5:30 PM (Show more)
  • Mon–Fri
    • 10:00 AM–5:00 PM
  • Sat–Sun
    • 10:00 AM–5:30 PM
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As the world’s largest urban zoo, the Bronx Zoo features more than 600 species from around the globe.


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    "jungle world & the monkey house."(5 Tips)
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    "its free admission"(2 Tips)
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  • Jessica L.

    Go on Wednesday if you can. Half price and crowds are low before 1pm. Bring your own snacks and a water bottle to save money.

    Jessica Latorre · 3 days ago
  • Wilfry T.

    Hey Bronx Zoo, join Freebie! Read more

    Wilfry Taveras · 1 week ago
  • Alexandra J.

    Magical still even as an adult :)

    Alexandra Jenkins · 1 week ago
  • Joe N.

    Zoo! Zoo! Zoo!

    Joe Norniella · 2 weeks ago
  • Mike H.

    The best parts are the carved moldings of all the old buildings

    Mike Hopkins · 2 weeks ago
  • Sarah F.

    Amazing zoo with incredible animals. The gorilla exhibit is worth the extra ticket price. Go for the full experience over general admission.

    Sarah Fields · 2 weeks ago
  • Sihang Z.

    Zoo animals

    Sihang Zhao · 2 weeks ago
  • Charles B.

    Get there early to full enjoy everything.

    Charles B. · 3 weeks ago
  • Erica S.

    The zebras are elegant the 4d movie is always cute

    Erica Starr · 3 weeks ago
  • Alex

    Go check out the Madagascar exhibit featuring lemurs! Don't forget to post your photos on social media with #NYisWild!

    Alex · June 6
  • Michele S.

    The peacocks were my favorite, strutting around. Almost free as a bird, besides the fact they live in a zoo! Lots to see will come back hopefully the Tigers or the Lions

    Michele S · May 7
  • Michele S.

    The peacocks strutting about

    Michele S · May 7
  • Kate Y.

    $20 for general admission gets you to most of the zoo. The soft serve ice cream is also one of the best I've had.

    Kate Yan · May 3
  • Pamela S.

    The admission price is getting very expensive. I don't like that they charge extra for all the different activities. I have already paid a small fortune to get in.

    Pamela Schmidt · April 29
  • Jelle H.

    Visit World of Birds for some of the most beautiful birds in the world, including Lesser Bird of Paradise and Andean Cock-of-the-Rock.

    Jelle Hoogenboom · April 27
  • Tasha M.

    Love this place. My kids love it. But it's always pack especially on Wednesdays cause it's free. And all the good stuff you can't see if your not playing.

    Tasha Mulrain · April 23
  • Syaiful A.

    animal lover must visit bronx zoo Read more

    Syaiful Anam · April 22
  • Syaiful A.

    Wanna visit this place bronx zoo Read more

    Syaiful Anam · April 22
  • Syaiful A.

    I love animal bronx zoo Read more

    Syaiful Anam · April 22
  • Ryan T.

    Fun at zoo ! YAyo !

    Ryan Trollinger · April 18
  • Gabriela S.

    Le mercredi l'entrée est gratuite..!

    Gabriela Sion 🎀 · April 10
  • SilverDot⚪️ C.

    Today was a good day for some wild life birds to show out!.. Awesome place to go with family & friends

  • Oliver B.

    Winter time is zoo time. Many animals love the cold and it's a completely different experience without the crowds.

    Oliver Bouchard · March 8
  • Steff H.

    Try going end of fall / beginning of winter it's really quiet and most of the animals are still around.

    Steff Hind · March 7
  • OrochiMario S.

    #Fun place to visit and spend the day. Either alone or by yourself.

    OrochiMario Sama · February 15
  • Alex F.

    Free on Wednesdays! One of the best zoos in the country easily accessible via the 2 or 5

    Alex Fish · January 19
  • Luis S.

    Já fui há muito tempo atrás, lembro que valeu a pena. Vou repetir essa visita em um próxima oportunidade! Se não me engano, é o 2º maior zoológico dos USA, só atrás de San Diego.

    Luis Shimabukuro · January 2
  • Harlem A.

    Across from the Botanical garden and near Arthur Avenue, is the largest zoo in the US. Habitats are pretty life like and there is a tram to help you get around. Cafe is on premise if hunger strikes.

    Harlem Ambassador · December 27, 2014
  • Yaroslav P.

    Very big and interesting

    Yaroslav Patrikeev · November 16, 2014
  • Andrey K.

    Очень красивый лес, парк, животных не так много как хотелось бы

    Andrey Kharitonov · November 14, 2014
  • Jevon M.

    Everything!!! 🐘🐯🐆🐵🐪🐻

    Jevon Morales · November 6, 2014
  • Pinchas M.

    Make sure to download the zoo map online before you go and plan a route. It's a big zoo and you can just end up going in circles- specially if you are going with a big group of kids. Parking is $15

    Pinchas Margolis · October 29, 2014
  • Lenny K.

    Go on Wednesday and pay only the full experience tickets! (14.95$ instead of 28$+14.94$)

    Lenny Knecht · October 15, 2014
  • Simon K.

    Great zoo. buy tickets for all the attractions, it's well worth it

    Simon Keyers · October 15, 2014
  • Kerri A.

    It's huge so you can spend an entire day here and the kids aren't complaining

    Kerri Ahern · October 11, 2014
  • Rosanna M.

    With family beautiful nice

    Rosanna Masullo · September 26, 2014
  • Maria B.

    If you r not a kids person don't go on Wednesday (which is entrance by donation) butterfly garden us worth paying extra! 😊

    Maria Buscarello · September 19, 2014
  • Trever P.

    You can ride a cablecar around parts of the zoo.

    Trever Pollack · August 31, 2014
  • Subin L.

    peacocks and children everywhere

    Subin Lim · August 30, 2014
  • Raquel V.

    Awesome place! You do need the entire day to visit everything. Get the total experience ticket. DO NOT GO ON DONATION DAY!

    Raquel Vasconcelos · August 28, 2014
  • Matt Z.

    Awesome zoo. Lots of different habitats to explore. Splurge for the full experience ticket.

    Matt Zupka · August 25, 2014
  • Tiffani D.

    Its free on Wednesdays its a cool place

    Tiffani Danni · August 23, 2014
  • Panos B.

    Nice zoo with many things to see. Best day to visit is Wednesday which is free but attracts too many people so it will be crowded.

    Panos B · August 23, 2014
  • Erica T.

    The zoo is great and there's lots to see. Wednesdays have suggested admission as well as discounted full experience tickets.

    Erica Taylor · August 20, 2014
  • Rosa M.

    Love the animals!

    Rosa Morena · August 12, 2014
  • Daniel O.

    Under no circumstances bother with the shuttle. Huge inconvenient mess.

    Daniel Olmstead · August 10, 2014
  • david l.

    Wish they had better pickup / drop off. (Gotta go thru the parking lot.) Nice animals tho.

    david levy · August 10, 2014
  • Michael C.

    Everything! Amazing place! Staff is friendly and helpful.

    Michael Cornerstone · August 10, 2014
  • imurbbydoll

    I LOVE IT HERE! Although Some of animals are not in their respective places, but its really fun for a family bonding

    imurbbydoll · August 8, 2014
  • Marc Paolo L.

    Go on Sunday less crowded

    Marc Paolo Louis · August 6, 2014

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