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Today’s Announcements

  • Holiday Lights ticket required to remain in park after 4:30pm, and to access Lantern Safaris and Holiday Lights activities.

  • Asia Gate is for daytime use ONLY: Last entry 2pm / Last exit 4pm

  • TO SEE THE UP-TO-DATE STATUS OF EXHIBIT OR AMMENITY, CLICK ON THE MAP ICON

  • In compliance with NYC regulations, all guests age 12 and older must show proof of vaccination (at least 1 shot) in order to enter indoor exhibits.

  • Consistent with NY City/State and CDC guidance, MASKS ARE REQUIRED INDOORS FOR ALL GUESTS over the age of 2 years, regardless of vaccination status. Unvaccinated guests over the age of 2 years are also required to wear a mask at all outdoor areas where social distancing cannot be maintained. Face coverings remain optional for vaccinated guests in outdoor areas.

  • Indoor locations used for quick and limited purposes require masks but do not require proof of vaccination: restrooms, café takeout, open-air souvenir stands, Zoo Center pass-through.

  • No Smoking. The Bronx Zoo is a smoke-free park. Smoking, including vape and e-cigarettes, is only permitted in parking lots.

  • Do not feed, touch or chase the peacocks. These birds roam freely throughout our zoo. Please treat them kindly. Enjoy and respect them from a safe distance.

  • Hand sanitizing stations are available throughout the park to help you clean hands frequently. Thank you for your support!

  • Due to freezing temperatures, water lines for fountains and bottle filling stations are closed November through April.