The Buffalo Zoo

Celebrating More Than

140 Years

Assorted Foliage

A Day At The Buffalo Zoo

Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday only from 10:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m. | (716) 837-3900

TODAYS HOURS
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

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Upcoming Events

Zoo Lights at the Buffalo Zoo is back and better than ever! This year get ready for more lights, more nights, and more fun. Enjoy the Zoo after hours as you stroll through our illuminated winter wonderland. Take in dazzling...

A beloved Western New York holiday tradition returns; Breakfast with Santa at the Buffalo Zoo is back after a year away! You'll have your very own table for up to six guests inside our Children's Resource Center. Bring your holiday...

Buffalo Zoo Emergency Response Fund

Support the Zoo today and one hundred percent of your donation to our Emergency Response Fund will go directly to our vital daily operations, unparalleled animal care, and essential staff support.

Employment Opportunities

Work for the Zoo today!

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 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
Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday only from 10:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m. 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