Shopping at the Erie Zoo
UPDATE: Our gift shop will be open and ready to shop! The gift shop will be open daily from 10am - 4:45pm (attendance permitting). We will be able to accommodate 6 people at a time. Please limit contact with any item you do not intend on purchasing and social distance with others.
The Erie Zoo Gift Shop is open daily, and is weather and attendance permitting. The gift shop is located near the front entrance to the zoo. The lost and found is located in the gift shop. We have many items available for purchase including plush, clothing, toys, bags, souvenirs etc. There is always something for everyone to enjoy!
Erie Zoo members receive a 10% discount on all purchases of $5.00 or more if they present their membership card.
Stroller and Wheelchair Rentals
UPDATE: Wheelchair and stroller rentals will are available. Each is disinfected before and after each rental. Please inquire at the entry gate upon arrival.
Rentals are available in the gift shop for those who would like a stroller or wheelchair to use during their visit. We have single strollers for $7.00, double strollers for $8.00, manual wheelchairs (free of charge), and motorized scooters for $20.00. All rental fees are subject to change at any time and do not include any discounts.
Rentals are through an outside company called Scooterbug. Therefore, all rentals require a form of I.D. to be held until the rental is returned to the gift shop. We have a limited number of wheelchairs available. If you'd like to reserve one ahead of time, please call the main office at 814-864-4091 and ask to speak with the gift shop!