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Visitor Info at a Glance


Open Daily 10am-5pm
(last admission 4:15pm)

(814) 864-4091
Monday through Friday
9am - 4pm


ADULT 13 + ABOVE: $12


CHILDREN 2-12: $8



423 West 38th Street
Erie, PA 16508

PO Box 3268
Erie, PA 16508


Erie Zoo Office Closed Memorial Day

Posted on May 23rd 2022

The Erie Zoo Office will be closed in observance of Memorial Day on May 30th. The Erie Zoo grounds will be open regular hours from 10am-5pm with last admission at 4:15pm. The zoo will also be welcoming all military, veterans, first responders, and front line workers in for free upon showing their badge or ID at the admission window. Thank you to all who have served - Happy Memorial Day!

Chubby Unicorn Shirts Are Back!

Posted on May 5th 2022
They're back! And with a fresh new look! 🦏
PRE-SALE for the new Save the Chubby Unicorns t-shirts starts now and runs through May 23rd! $5 of every shirt will go back to the International Rhino Foundation and rhino conservation!
Snag yours today at on our Online Gift Shop
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Easter Sunday Hours

Posted on April 15th 2022

Your Erie Zoo is open regular operating hours of 10am-5pm with last admission of 4:15pm for Easter Sunday. The Children's Zoo Concession stand, Safariland Express Train, Wildlife Carousel, and Gift Shop will all be open their regular Sunday operating hours weather and attendance permitting. The Main Stand Concessions will be closed. You can find all amenity operating hours under our "Visit" tab. 

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UPMC National Senior Health & Fitness Day

Wed May 25th 2022
10:00am - 1:00pm

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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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