Explore the Naturehood
There's so much to see at the Philadelphia Zoo. Open your eyes to a fun Philly neighborhood unlike any other, where humans and wildlife coexist. Explore exhibits, attractions, and more.
Where the Wild Are
From the trees to the ponds, you’ll find several species including some of our largest and most popular animals.
From our playful sloth bears to South America's largest bear, the Andean bear, encounter some of the world's most magnificent bears.
Big Cat Falls
Lions and tigers, oh my. Here you’ll find our family of large and endangered cats from around the world.
These are not your average birds—in this exhibit you’ll find swans, flamingos, and more.
This award-winning exhibit is designed specifically for our young learners and wildlife lovers. Explore more animals and interactive exhibits here.
McNeil Avian Center
Get up-close in this immersive and lush exhibit and discover 100+ exotic birds, many of them rare and endangered.
Here you’ll find some of Australia’s giants, including a kangaroo and emu, in addition to an outdoor seating area and selfie station.
PECO Primate Reserve
Look into the eyes of one of our endangered primate species at this exhibit and learn about the work conservationists are doing to save them.
Say hello to our colony of Humboldt penguins on land, or at an underwater viewing area as they show off their excellent swimming skills.
Rare Animal Conservation Center
Meet some of the world's most endangered animals.
Reptile and Amphibian House
From poison dart frogs to Galapagos tortoises—take a look at our wide variety of reptilian and amphibian friends.
Small Mammal House
From pygmy marmosets to sloths, you’ll find even our smallest and slowest mammals here.
Water is Life
Slide into Water is Life! With slides, tunnels and overhead bridges, see our playful otters and inquisitive red pandas like never before.
As you roam the Zoo, be sure to look up. Our system of overhead tunnels provide animals a new perspective on the humans.
Become a Member
- With free admission and parking, visit more than once and it pays for itself
- Includes access to exclusive members-only events and discounts
- Supports saving endangered wildlife around the globe