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


Zoo Shuttle
Ground transportation, open April–September, and weekends in October
Note: Closed on Wednesdays in July & August/
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.

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 >>


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.

Directions to the Bronx Zoo >>