No ticket reservations will be necessary during the month of November. The Zoo will be open daily 10am-5pm with the exception of Thanksgiving Day. All concessions, Gift Shop, and rides are closed for the season. The Zoo gates will close for the season after November 30th.
This year we doing an extra special display for the Eerie Express train ride at ZooBOO 2020! Your Zoo teamed up with The Erie Community Foundation & local Erie nonprofits to create unique displays from around our community! Though this year has been tough, together we stand #EerieStrong! Check out all the nonprofits & their displays in the article below!
Starting October 15th we will be switching to adjusted hours to accommodate ZooBOO.
General Admission Hours are:
Mondays through Wednesdays: 10am-5pm
Thursday & Fridays: 10am-3pm
Saturdays & Sundays: Closed to General Admission
ZooBOO Hours are:
Thursdays & Fridays: 4pm-9pm (last entry at 8pm)
Saturdays & Sundays: 12pm-9pm (last entry at 8pm)
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.