- Sunday-Thursday, 9:30am-5pm
America’s first zoo and one of the region’s foremost conservation organizations, the Philadelphia Zoo is home to nearly 1,300 animals, many rare and endangered. By connecting people with wildlife, the Philadelphia Zoo creates joyful discovery and inspires action for animals and habitats. The Philadelphia region’s leading family destination, the Zoo welcomed more than 1.2 million visitors last year. The Philadelphia Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.
Please note: You must enter with your STAMP Pass via the main entrance to the Zoo (34th and Girard Avenue).
3400 W. Girard Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19104
The Philadelphia Zoo has several parking lots if arriving by car or can be reached by Septa 38 and 32 bus lines and the 15 trolley.
The Zoo has one main gift shop and several satellite shops that are seasonal. The Zoo also has one main food location—Tiger Terrace—and several satellite locations which are seasonal.