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Prospect Park Zoo

Prospect Park Zoo is home to nearly 400 animals of more than 100 species. Kids 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.

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The Zoo is open 365 days a year. November–March: Daily, 10 am–4:30 pm The last ticket is sold 30 minutes prior to closing.


The Zoo is located in the Children’s Corner near the Willink entrance, at Flatbush Avenue and Empire Boulevard. There is also an entrance on Flatbush Avenue.


Children under 3: Free Children (3–12): $5 Adults: $8 Seniors (65+): $6

Prospect Park Zoo Website