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Staten Island Zoo

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Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:45
Open today: 10:00 - 16:45
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Nice little Zoo!

The Staten Island Zoo is a little gem. The zoo combines in house exhibits and outdoor exhibits and... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2019
susan t
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Staten Island, New York
I went to see Staten Island Chuck for Groundhog's Day.

I did not have the time to go to Punxsutawney, PA this year for the Groundhog's Festival so I found... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Justin W
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Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey
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  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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A kid-friendly zoo in New York City.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:45
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614 Broadway, Staten Island, NY 10310-2896
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+1 718-442-3101
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did not have the time to go to Punxsutawney, PA this year for the Groundhog's Festival so I found out when Staten Island Chuck was going to make an appearance and headed out to the Staten Island Zoo to see their festival. It was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Justin W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its a small Zoo that packs a big punch. Especially if you like your reptiles. When my kids were smaller we would go every couple of months - inexpensive good time and they always seem to be doing some upgrade or renovation. I also like...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank giambrone19
Reviewed 6 January 2019

The Staten Island Zoo is a little gem. The zoo combines in house exhibits and outdoor exhibits and a nice little children's zoo. There is also a aquarium featured. You can grab a little snack or bite to eat in the cafe. Small little gift...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank susan t
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

I have loved going to this zoo since I was little. Great variety for all weather conditions. Just wish they would bring back the prairie dogs.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lmdsiny
Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

Far to small to accommodate the amount of animals. The poor cheater which was rather large was just one animal who needs a lot more space to run around.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank burko192
Reviewed 20 November 2018

A very small zoo that takes very little time to get through. The carousel is overpriced and they want to charge you more to go into the petting zoo.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dont-tell-the-kids
Reviewed 17 November 2018

The day we went to this zoo there was no one else there and can now understand why! The enclosures for the animals were TOO small and not appropriate for any of them. In a few indoor enclosures the animals had baby activity centres to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 237mich
Reviewed 11 November 2018

This zoo is best appreciated by children. It is somewhat cramped and the number of animals exhibited is limited.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bernie G
Reviewed 29 October 2018

The Zoo is kept clean and the animal attractions are presented to emulate the their natural environment . I visited with my young grandchildren and they had a wonderful day.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ehb145
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Zoo does terrific job organizing this event. There are games little ones can participate in and they get candy or a prize. Nice shows. The zoo is decked out for Halloween. There was a walk through area clearly marked for older kids that was scary...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Christopher M
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Response from Peter F | Reviewed this property |
yes it is open
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Shelly S
23 May 2018|
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Do they give discounts on your birthday?
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Response from SupremeDalek60 | Reviewed this property |
Several of the exhibits are indoors.
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