Phoenix Zoo, Phoenix
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455 N. Galvin Parkway
Phoenix, Arizona 85008
+1 (602) 273 1341
Wildlife Park
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The Phoenix Zoo is one of the top 5 Zoos in America according to Child Magazine. Children aged 5 and under will enjoy the Enchanted Forest. They can splash and play in Critter Creek, search for toys, watch a puppet show, explore Rock Island, or climb a miniature version of Papago Buttes. And older kids aren't left out of the fun. In addition to observing animals in their natural environment at the Monkey Village and Wallaby Walkabout. They can test their level of fear at Dangers or Deceptions. Learn about a Colombian rainforest at the Forest of Uco. Or participate in one of the many special events ranging from simulated digs to the Wilderness Experience Night Camp, where, in addition to sleeping in a private tent, families learn about nocturnal animals, take a guided hike, and receive advice on how to navigate using stars.
Getting There
The Phoenix Zoo is located at 455 N. Galvin Parkway in Papago Park. Need directions? Plot your route with Google Maps.
Hours & Times
The Phoenix Zoo is open daily 9:00-17:00 mid-January through May, 7:00 - 14:00 June through September, and 9:00-16:00 October through mid-January. The Zoo is closed Christmas Day but open Christmas night for ZooLights.
Admission & Fees
Admission charged. Discounts are available for children and seniors. Kids under 3 years of age are free. Tickets for the Phoenix Zoo can be purchased online.
Things to Keep in Mind
Spending the holidays in Phoenix? Don't miss ZooLights. From Thanksgiving through early January more than 2 million lights guide visitors through the Phoenix Zoo.
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