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The Best Little Zoo in America!
The Staten Island Zoo offers a delightful peek into the world of wildlife. Home to endangered Amur Leopards and frolicking fossas, the Zoo provides a safe habitat for some of your favorite animals.
The Children’s Zoo recreates a barnyard setting and the new Kids’ Korral invites you to pet the animals. The Staten Island Zoo is also home to a headline making weatherman – Chuck the groundhog. With 85% accurate predictions, Chuck is the pride and joy of the Zoo.
The Fear Zone at the Staten Island Zoo - Enter the Snake’s Den… If you dare!
Surround yourself in the world of snakes and other reptiles at the Staten Island Zoo’s Fear Zone. One of the most modern reptile exhibits in the nation, the 16,000 square foot facility houses 120 species of amphibians, lizards, turtles, alligators and snakes and is home to one of the largest collections of rattlesnakes in the United States. The Fear Zone helps to dispel myths about reptiles, which are important to our environment, through educational and fun exhibits.
Open 7 days a week
10:00am - 4:45pm
$8 for adults (15 and over)
$6 for Seniors (60 and over)
$5 for children (3-14)
Free for children under 3 years of age and Zoo Members.
Free admission on Wednesday after 2 PM.
Staten Island, NY
718.442.3100 Directions View Website