Prospect Park Zoo

Prospect Park Zoo is home to nearly 400 animals of more than 100 species. Visitors will be amazed by close-up views of some of the wild’s most unusual animals. The Zoo is operated by the Wildlife Conservation Society, known throughout the world for its innovative ways of caring for animals while increasing visitor interaction. The exhibits feature animals in environments mirroring their natural habitats.


Monday – Friday 10 am–5 pm

Saturday – Sunday + Holidays 10 am–5:30 pm


Last ticket sold half an hour before closing. All visitors must have ticket in advance.


Enter the Zoo from the Prospect Park Children’s Corner entrance at Flatbush Avenue and Empire Boulevard. The entrance on Flatbush Avenue is closed at this time.


Adults $9.95, Children (3–12) $6.95, Seniors (65+) $7.95. Children under 3 free.


All tickets must be purchased in advance.

Info + Programs

Visit the Wildlife Conservation Society website for more info on the zoo and its programs.