The Buffalo Zoo - Buffalo NY

The Buffalo Zoo

Celebrating More Than

140 Years

Assorted Foliage

A Day At The Buffalo Zoo

10:00 am–4:00 pm Every Day | (716) 837-3900

TODAYS HOURS
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

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Upcoming Events

Celebrate Halloween! at the Buffalo Zoo is back with a fang-tastic lineup of family-friendly activities! Collect your favorite Halloween goodies as you make your way through the Trick-or-Treat trail (open 11:00 am–2:00 pm), laugh uncontrollably at the Super Hilarious Magic Shows by...

Everyone’s favorite event of the season is back—Boo Bash at the Buffalo Zoo returns for another spook-tacular night of fun! Get into the Halloween spirit at our fang-tastic after-hours party for adults-only (21+, valid ID required). Make your way through...

BUFFALO ZOO GRANTED ACCREDITATION BY THE ASSOCIATION OF ZOOS AND AQUARIUMS

AZA accreditation represents the “gold” standard for Zoos and Aquariums in all aspects of animal care and welfare, education, conservation and operations.

Employment Opportunities

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Find your favorite animals

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Mammals

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Birds

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Reptiles

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Amphibians

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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 through 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 this 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
10:00 am–4:00 pm Every Day 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