Prospect Park Wildlife Center


Where are we going?

Prospect Park Wildlife Center
Flatbush Avenue


718 399 7339

What is there to do?

12 acres of wilderness in the heart of Brooklyn, Prospect Park Zoo offers domestic farm animals, nocturnal creature zone, and reptiles, animals and amphibians from all over the world.

Youngsters can meet prairie dogs nose-to-nose, and walk among wallabies. The Animal Lifestyles building's centerpiece is a spectacular habitat for hamadryas baboons.

Plus keeper chats, sea lions feedings and other weekly activities on offer.

How much does it cost?

Adults: $8

Children: $5

Discount: Seniors $6


When can we go?

10am open, 4.30pm to 5.30pm close varying seasonally. Daily opening.


Any top tips?

Visitors can also hear directly from zookeepers about the animals in their care during daily enrichment and feeding demonstrations.

I’m Hungry!

Snack and refreshment vendors available, plus picnic areas. - Fun things to do with kids and best places to visit in the US
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