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Prospect Park Zoo

COVID-19 UPDATE: Due to the ongoing situation regarding COVID-19, Prospect Park Zoo has decided to temporarily suspend their operations. Check this page for future updates. For additional information and the latest Prospect Park Zoo updates, please visit the Zoo's website.

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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COVID-19 Update

Starting March 16, 2020, the Prospect Park Zoo will be temporarily closed in response to COVID-19 precautions.


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): $6.95 Adult (13-64): $9.95 Seniors (65+): $7.95

Prospect Park Zoo Website