The Buffalo Zoo

Celebrating More Than

140 Years

Assorted Foliage

A Day At The Buffalo Zoo

OPEN TODAY 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM | (716) 837-3900

9:00 AM - 9:00 PM



Upcoming Events

Are you looking for a place where your child(ren) can have loads of fun this winter?  Bring them to the Buffalo Zoo during the months of January and February. Admission is just $5 everyday during January and February! We hope...

Relieve that cabin fever by coming to the Buffalo Zoo for some fun in the warmth of our indoor spaces. Join us to explore the indoor exhibits, participate in fun activities and meet some of our animal friends up close...

Back by Popular Demand! Buffalo’s favorite wintertime fundraiser hosted by the Pro Zoo Board of the Buffalo Zoo. The event takes place on February 23, 2017 from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center. Featuring food...

Find your favorite animals

Click below to explore animals at the Buffalo Zoo


Explore mammals at the Buffalo Zoo


Explore birds at the Buffalo Zoo


Explore reptiles at the Buffalo Zoo


Explore amphibians at the Buffalo Zoo

Join Our Family

Show how much you care about animals all year round by selecting your favorite animal from our adoption list.

Experiences for Public

We offer a variety of educational experiences at the zoo for the public. These programs are opportunities for kids of all ages to enjoy and expand their knowledge of animal behavior/conservation though hands-on and immersive learning experiences at the Buffalo Zoo.

Experiences for Educators

The Education Department has the exciting responsibility of promoting public awareness of the natural world and its conservation through fun, interactive learning experiences. To accomplish that task, we provide a variety of general and specifically tailored programming at the Zoo and in the community for children and adults of all ages.

Visitor Info at a glance

Hours of Operation

Today the zoo is open from 10am-4pm Our daily schedule has plenty of options for you to choose from!


The Zoo Grounds date back to the 1870s. See for yourself how far we've come. This map will be your guide!


300 Parkside Ave. Buffalo NY 14214 Located in Delaware Park in the heart of North Buffalo