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Staten Island Zoo

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614 Broadway, Staten Island, NY 10310-2896
+1 718-442-3101
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The Staten Island Zoo

I have pictures taken of me here from 1963. The original inside pavement stones are still... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
via mobile
Nice little zoo!

My family and I have always enjoyed visiting the Staten Island Zoo. Its a smaller scaled zoo that... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Roseanne G
Staten Island, New York, United States
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A kid-friendly zoo in New York City.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“reptile exhibit” (12 reviews)
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614 Broadway, Staten Island, NY 10310-2896
+1 718-442-3101
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have pictures taken of me here from 1963. The original inside pavement stones are still there. Recently visited the infamous San Diego Zoo. Utterly disappointed and all I kept saying was “the Staten Island Zoo” is better! Not to mention the passionate people who...More

Thank dw2662
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I have always enjoyed visiting the Staten Island Zoo. Its a smaller scaled zoo that has many cool exhibits, which is nice. There is indoor exhibits, as well as, outdoor. There is also a nice carousel for the kids, as well as,...More

Thank Roseanne G
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Have 6 grandkids from 2 to 10. Something for all to be entertained! Kids loved the snakes & animals outside, especially prarie dogs. Older one, the petting zoo & info stops. Had a great day, plus free parking.

Thank Dan H
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Best small zoo in the U.S. Good family outing. Good petting zoo. Has the World Famous Staten Island Chuck Groundhog.

Thank mariek95
Reviewed 20 December 2017

The Staten Island Zoo is excellent for a small city zoo. the collection caters to kids and there is a petting zoo in the warm months. the reptile collection is strong.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 12 December 2017

We got in free because we have a membership at a reciprocal zoo. Without the pass it would cost $8?, not expensive. Since it's a city zoo, it has fewer animals. Some of the highlights were the kangaroos, emus, giant rabbit (I never saw one...More

Thank scrappyideas
Reviewed 21 November 2017

It's not the Bronx Zoo but my grandson still loves going there we me and discussing animals and biology at 11 years. Just took my 8 month old there for for the first time. He just had a calm interested look for over an hour...More

Thank daprole
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Wonderful zoo. Free on Wednesdays. Free parking in large lot close to rear Clove Road entrance. World class snake collection. Beautiful aviary and fish collection. Delightful farm animal petting zoo for young children. Large grounds to explore and picnic in. Grandparent's delight to explore with...More

Thank P5176JYpeterh
Reviewed 12 November 2017

The Staten Island Zoo is a great place to spend the day. Its fun for a date or to take the kids. there are many animals and attractions too see.

Thank mirrarecrds2017
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Me and my family visited this place recently, nothing special just a small zoo, clean, not very crowded.. informational and child friendly 😌 will I come back ? I don’t think so but worth the one time visit !

Thank kosovare b
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19 September 2016|
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Response from italytraveler2016 | Reviewed this property |
No Giraffes at the zoo.
17 April 2016|
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Response from frank g | Reviewed this property |
It's good for ,strollers,wheelchairs and grandma scooters
7 June 2015|
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Response from Mary M | Reviewed this property |
header_rates Admission and Rules Admission is $8.00 for adults (15 and over), $6.00 for Seniors (60 and over), $5.00 for children (3-14) and free for children under 3 years of age and for all members. The Zoo will not accept... More