"Philadelphia Zoo" Zoo Tip by alex0312

Zoo, Philadelphia: 5 reviews and 13 photos

A really nice place to visit. If I'm not mistaken, this zoo was the first one in the United States. Many different animals to see and it just remodeled the Tiger/Lion exibit so it should be even better. Pick a nice and cool day to visit. A nice place to take kids to. There is a petting zoo and many different things specifically for kids. There is also a hot air balloon that you can go up on and see the city. The price is a little expensive (went up in the past couple of years) but it is worth it.

General Admission:
Adult: $16.95
Child (2-11): $13.95
Child (under 2): FREE

Balloon ride:
Adults and Children: $10.00 on weekends & $5.00 on weekdays

Car Parking: $10.00

Address: 3400 West Girard Avenue
othercontact: ticketing@phillyzoo.org
Phone: 215-243-1100
Website: http://www.philadelphiazoo.org/

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Mar 24, 2006
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