The Buffalo Zoo

Celebrating More Than

140 Years

Assorted Foliage

A Day At The Buffalo Zoo

Regular Hours 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Grounds close at 5:00 p.m.) Reptile House is closed until the spring of 2019. | (716) 837-3900

TODAYS HOURS
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

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Upcoming Events

Buffalo Zoo is Getting Prehistoric This Summer Join us this weekend as OMG Dinosaurs opens for the summer! Adventure awaits Buffalo Zoo guests this summer with OMG Dinosaurs! Eleven life-sized animatronic dinosaurs will dot the campus, from the ferocious Tyrannosaurus...

Eat. Drink. Show your BuffaLove. Enjoy good times with the animals and sip, savor and shop with our 50+ food trucks, beer and wine bars and artisans showcasing what makes our city great. Gather the crew and kick-off summer at...

It’s an all-new Buffalo Zoo members appreciation event: Member’s Family Fun Night!   To thank our members for their loyal support the whole Zoo is open just for you and your family! Member’s Family Fun Night includes a family-friendly movie...

Preschool at the Zoo

Our mission is to provide a high quality, unique environment that fosters a love for learning and an appreciation for our natural world.

Find your favorite animals

Click below to explore animals at the Buffalo Zoo

Mammals

Explore mammals at the Buffalo Zoo

Birds

Explore birds at the Buffalo Zoo

Reptiles

Explore reptiles at the Buffalo Zoo

Amphibians

Explore amphibians at the Buffalo Zoo

Join Our Family

Every visit to the Zoo is a unique experience that awakens your senses. With a Buffalo Zoo membership you may visit the Zoo as often as you like – and your admission is absolutely FREE.

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
Regular Hours 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Grounds close at 5:00 p.m.) Reptile House is closed until the spring of 2019. Our daily schedule has plenty of options for you to choose from!

Map

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

Location

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