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Bronx Zoo

154 locals recommend ·
Why locals recommend it
Yes, there’s great wildlife in New York City! I really recommend the Congo Gorilla Forest, the Monorail, and the excellent bird collection. My son and I never miss the camel ride. If it’s crowded on the day you’re there, head over to the exhibit side of the park, which tends to be less congested. The zoo is easily accessible by the #2 train. Try to ride in the front car—once the subway heads above ground on its way to the Bronx, you can stand at the doorway at the front for a terrific view down the tracks and of the passing neighborhoods.
February 15, 2017

Tips from locals

December 21, 2019
one of the biggest zoos in the world
November 23, 2019
The Bronx Zoo is one of the largest zoos in the United States by area, comprising 265 acres (107 ha) of park lands and naturalistic habitats separated by the Bronx River. On average, the zoo has 2.15 million visitors each year as of 2009. A must see and local favorite. This year (2019) the Bronx Zoo…
November 30, 2019
The Bronx Zoo is home to so many animal species from all accrorss the world and is absolutely worth the trip. Best thing is that it is completely free on Wednesday.
August 6, 2019
Very quick 20 minute drive to the Bronx Zoo, one of the most popular destinations of NYC!!
December 6, 2019
One of the best zoos in the country. You will forget that you are in the city.
October 13, 2019
Great place to visit while you are in the Bronx.....lots of exotic animals and great parking
December 16, 2019
A famous place to visit for children and families
November 13, 2019
on Wednesday it free

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2300 Southern Blvd
Bronx, NY 10460
Phone+1 718-367-1010
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 10:00 AM
Credit cards
Yes (incl. American Express)
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