Plan your Visit at the Erie Zoo

The Erie Zoo is the perfect place to spend the day or just a few hours. A comfortable walk through the Erie Zoo and Botanical Garden takes about 2 hours. You'll enjoy visiting with over 400 animals in our collection as well as the 11 beautiful gardens throughout the park.

The zoo is open daily from 10 am to 5pm (last admission 4:15pm) from March 1st through November 30th. Hours vary in October, and we are closed Thanksgiving Day. 

Our Office is open Monday through Friday from 8 am - 4:30 pm (Closed for lunch from 1 pm - 1:30 pm).

*Please note our office will be closed for major holidays and Dec. 24th - Jan. 1st.