Local Zoos

Philadelphia Zoo
3400 West Girard AvenuePhiladelphia, PA 19104
Phone: 215-243-1100
See some of the animals receive special harvest treats like pumpkins and gourds at Philadelphia zoo or enjoy a balloon ride in the Zoo Balloon. Rise high above the treetops of the Zoo and overlook giraffes and zebras. Elevate to heights of 400 feet and enjoy spectacular views of Fairmount Park and the Philadelphia skyline. Guests may enjoy both daytime and evening flights on the region's lone passenger carrying helium balloon. Voyages last approximately 15 minutes.
1001 North Park Drive
Wilmington, DE 19802

The Brandywine Zoo offers programs specially designed for children 18 months to 3 years old. These fun-filled frolics into the animal world may include stories, live animal visits, crafts and snack. All children must be accompanied by an adult. One adult is admitted free for each participating child. Programs are held in the Education Building (located next to the Monkey House). Space is limited to 10 children, so pre-registration is strongly suggested.
General Hours: 10:00am to 4:00pm

OutDoorAdmission: $7 per child; $5 per child

Elmwood Park Zoo

1661 Harding Blvd.Norristown, PA 19401


Each month, Elmwood Park Zoo presents FREE interactive programs for all ages! Enjoy stories, crafts, and other activities! Visitors to Wild Adventures programs must pay Zoo admission. Programs last two hours and begin at 12:00 Noon unless otherwise noted. Program themes are listed on website.

For more information visit http://www.elmwoodparkzoo.org/