Hours of operation:
The Buffalo Zoo is open daily rain or shine! The Zoo is closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Luna & Kali are on exhibit from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
See them in a new space near the lions.
July 1 - August 31 10:00am - 5:00pm
September 1 - June 30 10:00am - 4:00pm
*grounds remain open 1 hour after gates close.
On Fridays in July and August, the Zoo is open for admission until 7:30 p.m. and you may remain on grounds until 8:30 p.m.
Please understand that special circumstances including construction, births and veterinary procedures may require that specific animals be removed from public viewing to ensure the best possible care. Sorry, there are no refunds due to animal unavailability or weather
Holiday Hours 2013
Thanksgiving - Closed
- Gates 10:000 am - 1:30 pm
- Concessions Closed
- Gift Shop 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
- Switchboard 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
- Other Departments 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Christmas - Closed
New Years Eve
- Gates 10:00am -2:30pm
- Concessions 10:ooam -3:00pm
- Switchboard 9:00am – 3:00pm
- Zootique Closed
New Years Day - Open