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Bensalem Philadelphia Zoo

Philadelphia Zoo

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3400 W Girard Ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19104
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Philadelphia Zoo

Discover a world of wild family fun at the country's very first zoo. The 42-acre park is home to more than 1,500 different animals, including tigers, orangutans, penguins, bears, and rhinos. Kids will especially enjoy the camel rides, swan boats, open air train, and carousel through the park.


Prices -

 Tickets are $16-20 per person, depending on age and season. Children under age 2 enter free. Carousel and train tickets are $3 each per person. Parking is $15 per vehicle. 

Hours - 

The zoo is open daily from 9:30am-5pm (March 1-November 1) and from 9:30am-4pm (November 2-February 28). The zoo is closed on major holidays. 


  • Boo at the Zoo
  • Zoo Noel
  • Run for the Stripes 5k


  • Guided tours
  • Animal exploration trails
  • Pony & camel rides
  • Swan boats
  • Rainforest Carousel
  • Express Train


  • Does the zoo offer guided tours?

    Yes, docents can lead you on a private guided tour of the zoo. Tour tickets are $5 per person (plus regular zoo admission). Advanced reservations are highly recommended. Call (215) 243-5235 for information.
  • What animals will I see at the zoo?

    The zoo is home to over 1,500 different animals, including reptiles, amphibians, mammals, and birds.

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