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Philadelphia Zoo  

  67 Miles

3400 West Girard Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19104-1196

General Information Call: (215) 243-1100
School Groups Phone: (215) 243-5235

Philadelphia Zoo Website


Philadelphia Zoo has something for everyone. Nearly 1,800 animals to see. America's first zoo is a great way to spend a day with your children.


Philadelphia zoo has Indoor and outdoor food concessions for you convenience.

Strollers, Etc...

To assist visitors, the Zoo offers manual wheelchairs at the main gate. Wheelchairs are available on a first come first serve basis. 

For families with young children, strollers are readily available for rental at the Zoo's main entrance. Leave your bulky carriers at home, and let the Zoo take care of you! Stroller rental fees are $7 per single and $9 per double stroller.


*The Philadelphia Zoo's fees are:

Admission Prices                    Feb - Nov    Dec - Jan 
General Admission:                  $15.95           $ 9.95 
Children (2-11 years old):         $12.95           $ 9.95 
Children (under 2 years old):       Free               Free 
Members:                                      Free               Free 
Parking (per vehicle):                 $ 8.00           $ 8.00 
Parking (per vehicle) Members:  Free             Free 

Philadelphia Zoo has special package prices, please see their website for more details.

* Fees are posted and current as of 5/04. They are subject to change. Please see the Philadelphia Zoo Website for the most current information.


*The Philadelphia Zoo's hours are:

February through November - 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily 
December and January - 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily 

Closed June 13, Thanksgiving Day, December 24, 25, 31 and 
January 1. 

* Hours are posted and current as of 5/04. They are subject to change. Please see the
Philadelphia Zoo Website for the most current information.


ATM, bike racks, picnic and rest areas are available through out the zoo. 

For more information about Philadelphia Zoo animals, ticket prices, hours, etc... Please visit the Philadelphia Zoo website or call.

Some of the information above come directly from the Philadelphia Zoo website.



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