The Queens Zoo, part of the Wildlife Conservation Society is home to an array of beautiful wildlife. From burly bison to majestic mountain lions, visitors to this completely outdoor zoo can see animals native to the Americas. More than 40 species of wildlife can be found here. It is the perfect place to connect with nature and learn more about animals.

The Queens Zoo is located at 53-51 111th Street in Flushing Meadow’s Corona Park and is open 365 days a year.

Zoo hours are 10am to 5pm weekdays; 10am to 5:30pm weekends from April through October.

Winter hours are from 10am to 4:30pm.

Admission is $8.00 for adults, $4.00 for seniors, $5.00 for children ages 3-12,

and free for children under 3.

For general information, please call (718) 271-1500, or visit our web site at






Additional information for parents:

The Education Department provides a variety of exciting programs for
children of all ages from our Toddler Time Series, to school holiday mini
camps and a wonderful summer program. We offer an overnight experience
in the zoo for families, where families can explore the zoo with evening
and early morning activities. For more information about these programs
call 718-271-1500 x313 or go to

We also offer birthday party packages for a unique birthday experience for
your child. For more information about these programs call 718-271-1500
x314 or go to