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

It’s Paint Night at the Buffalo Zoo! Unleash your inner artist, get in touch with your creative side and leave with a masterpiece that you can proudly display in your home or office. The talented artists and hosts of Pinot’s...

The Buffalo Zoo invites you to an “egg”-stra special Easter Bunny Breakfast. Your special morning begins with a bountiful breakfast buffet provided by our friends at Salvatore’s, a visit with the Easter Bunny (bring your own camera to snap a...

Hop on over for a fun-filled morning of Easter excitement at the Buffalo Zoo! This new family-friendly event features a Zoo-wide Easter egg hunt (including a special area for our littlest guests), a meet-and-greet with the Easter bunny, complimentary carousel...

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