Bronx Zoo

Attractions

Outdoor Activities

The Bronx Zoo is the largest urban zoo in the United States. It houses thousands of animals, ranging from lions and monkeys to sea lions and sloths. The Congo exhibit features lowland gorillas, pythons and other central African animals. A modern zoo, it places animals into re-creations of their own ecosystems. Also, a plethora of activities held at the zoo provide an educating and entertaining experience for adults as well as children. Admission prices vary according to season, so check the website for details.

Location:  2300 Southern Boulevard

Business hours:  Mar-Nov - Mo-Fr 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Mar-Nov - Sa-Su 10:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.