The Buffalo Zoo

Celebrating More Than

140 Years

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A Day At The Buffalo Zoo

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Grounds close at 5:00 p.m.) | (716) 837-3900

TODAYS HOURS
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

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Upcoming Events

Join us on Gazebo Lawn every Sunday in July and August for Story Hour at the Zoo! We will have special guest readers, visits with animal ambassadors, arts and crafts and a special treat from Perry’s ice cream.   Story...

Learn how you can lead a healthier lifestyle as you visit with area health and wellness practitioners who specialize in physical training, alternative medicine, the health food industry and more! The event is free with Zoo admission and runs from...

Bowling for Rhinos is a fun annual charity event created by the American Association of Zoo Keepers and run locally by the Zoo Keepers of the Buffalo Zoo. All proceeds of this event directly benefit non-profit conservation organizations, such as...

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
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Grounds close at 5:00 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