Spring/Summer Hours and Rates


April 5-November 2, 2014 Monday-Friday
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.*
Weekends & Holidays
10:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.*

*Exhibits and attractions (excluding Bug Carousel & 4-D Theater) close a half hour prior to park closing. 

Total Experience Tickets

Includes Zoo admission plus unlimited access to the Special Rides & Attractions available on the day of your visit.* 
  April 5 - April 11 April 11 - November 2
Adult $29.95 $33.95
Child (Ages 3-12) $19.95 $23.95
Senior (65+) $24.95 $28.95

*Check signs at park entry for daily listing of "Today's Total Experience." Does not include Camel Rides.

Special Rides & Attractions

Included with Total Experience, or pay separate admission at the following prices:

4-D Theater
Featuring Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs.
$5.00
Bug Carousel
Take a spin on our one-of-a-kind ride.
$5.00
Butterfly Garden
See butterflies in flight and flowers in bloom.
$5.00
Congo Gorilla Forest
Your special entry fee directly supports WCS field research.
$5.00
JungleWorld
Visit gibbons, tapirs, otters, and more.
$5.00
Wild Asia Monorail
Enjoy a relaxing ride on the wild side!
Opens April 26

$5.00

Zoo Shuttle
Ground transportation, open April–September, and weekends in October
Note: Closed on Wednesdays in July & August/
$5.00
Dinosaur Safari
Bigger and badder - dinos are back! Board a wagon to travel back in time & see dinos that move, snarl, & hiss! Opens April 12.
$5.00
$3/Member

Please note: As our Children's Zoo undergoes exciting changes, it is currently closed and will reopen this summer.

General Admission Tickets

Adult $16.95
Child (Ages 3-12) $12.95
Senior (65+) $14.95

Children 2 years and under are always free!


Membership (Best Value!)

Get FREE admission for a full year to the Bronx Zoo, New York Aquarium, Central Park Zoo, Prospect Park Zoo, and Queens Zoo, plus other great benefits.

Individual Premium $119.00
Family $139.00
Family Premium $189.00
Conservation Supporter $275.00

Learn more about membership >>


Wednesdays

Wednesday is a suggested donation day. Suggested donation is $16 for adults, $12 for children, and $14 for seniors. Every dollar you give supports our work in caring for animals at the Bronx Zoo and around the world.

Wednesday Total Experience $14.95
Includes zoo admission plus unlimited access to special rides and attractions available on the day of your visit. Does not include Camel Rides.

All-Day Parking

Car $15.00
Bus $18.00

Stroller & Wheelchair Rental

All items are available on a first come, first serve basis

Single Stroller $10.00
Double Stroller $15.00
 Wheelchair  Free with $20 refundable deposit



U.S. Military Discount Program

The Bronx Zoo and New York Aquarium offer year-round discounts to any active duty or reserve members of the U.S. Military when they present a valid military ID at the admissions gate. Discounted tickets are available at the admissions booths only, not through our online ticket store.

Discount includes:
FREE Total Experience Ticket or General Admission ticket*
50% discount for up to three family members included on the same admissions transaction.*

*Military discounts are not applicable on Wednesdays at the Bronx Zoo or on Fridays after 3:00 p.m. at the New York Aquarium.


Please note that some exhibits and rides are open weather permitting. All prices and schedules are subject to change.

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