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Bronx Zoo

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2300 Southern Blvd, Bronx, NY 10460-1090
+1 718-220-5100
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The largest urban zoo in the U.S., with over 6,000 animals within its 265 acres of parks, woods and streams.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“total experience” (155 reviews)
“bug carousel” (82 reviews)
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2300 Southern Blvd, Bronx, NY 10460-1090
+1 718-220-5100

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Reviewed 5 days ago

The zoo itself was very nice. The problem we had is that they mislead the public by only advertising their "Total experience" tickets, which are $15 more than a General admission ticket (per ticket!). There is only one line written in much smaller fonts underneath...More

Thank travellingKMA
Reviewed 6 days ago

Although we had to deal with rain it was a good visit to the zoo. A fun place for a leisure day strolling through lush forest like terrain and an opportunity to see incredible architecture from old building and sculptures!

Thank e s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazingly huge park, lots of walking so make sure to wear comfortable shoes. One of the cleanest parks i've ever seen.

Thank MelissaTsokas
Reviewed 1 week ago

A visit today with some friends and their children was terribly disappointing. Admittedly it was a weekend and very crowded, so I'm sure that influenced our experience. Signs were difficult to follow. as was the map. We saw very few animals, and waited on line...More

Thank ellenazorin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Atlanta, San Diego, San Francisco, Tokyo, Washington DC, Jerusalem, and Miami are some of the many zoos I have been fortunate enough to have visited. Much to my surprise, the Bronx Zoo is the best of them all! Why? First of all, it's huge. We...More

Thank panpanda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We bought the total experience ticket and used it to to enable us to do most things we were interested in. Great day with many fun things to do. It was not too busy we were able to do what we were interested in. The...More

Thank etnbanker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an amazing zoo! If you go to NYC you must visit! It is really fun, they have a variety of animals and the habitats are very good thinked and designed, you can see that animals are happy and well taken care of. Also,...More

1  Thank Lorena Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have a family and are looking for fun activites to do with the whole family for cheap this is it. Once you buy the membership you can go on basically all the "side" features for FREE. Yes and even park for free. Its...More

1  Thank Tamara S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had 4 hours prior to our plane departing so we went to the zoo. We had to pay the high price for a total experience ticket in order to ride the tram around the zoo. To our dismay it is only for transportation. We...More

Thank MaryJMik
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The zoo is really well organized, the animals look happy and taken good care of. The exhibits were really good. The monorail was a great way to see the animals really close while in their habitats. The total experience ticket is a must.

Thank Sakura_002
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18 October 2017|
Response from kecial2016 | Reviewed this property |
I would say, plan to spend the day. I think five to eight hours, honestly. dress comfortably. :)
19 September 2017|
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Response from Missy C | Reviewed this property |
I did because I saved around $10 per ticket
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27 August 2017|
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Response from AwanOmer | Reviewed this property |
No outside food is allowed