November 30th

Last Day of the Season

Visitor Info at a Glance

HOURS

ZOO GROUNDS
Open Daily 10:00am - 5:00pm
March 1st - November 30th
*Closed Thanksgiving*


OFFICE HOURS
8:00am - 5:00pm
Mon - Fri
*Closed All Major Holidays*

ADMISSION

ADULT 13 + ABOVE: $9

SENIORS 62 + ABOVE: $7

CHILDREN 2-12: $5

23 MONTHS + UNDER: FREE

LOCATION

423 West 38th Street
Erie, PA 16508

PO Box 3268
Erie, PA 16508

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Announcements

Zoo will be closed Thanksgiving

Posted on November 13th 2019

The Zoo grounds with be closed Thanksgiving Day. The Zoo Office will be closed Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday. Thank you for for understanding and happy holidays!

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Zoo Opening Late

Posted on October 22nd 2019

The Zoo will not be opening until 2pm on Saturday October 26th and will be open for ZooBOO ONLY. Separate ticket is required.

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Erie Zoo’s giraffe, Nigel, to leave for Midwest

Posted on October 10th 2019

Nigel, a 9-year-old giraffe, will leave the zoo at the end of this month, Scott Mitchell, Erie Zoological Society president and CEO, said on Thursday.

Nigel is leaving Erie for a zoo in the Midwest, Mitchell said. As part of the Erie Zoo’s $10 million capital campaign, Wild Open Spaces, it plans to make a larger and more interactive giraffe exhibit with a herd of giraffes, he explained.

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Next Event

Animals are the Artist Day #1

Fri Nov 15th 2019
4:00pm - 7:00pm

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The mission of the Erie Zoo is to nurture an appreciation of the world and provide the community with meaningful educational and recreational experiences that foster a greater sense of awareness, stewardship and conservation of animals and plants.

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