Bronx Zoo, New York

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2300 Southern Boulevard

NY 10460-1068

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(718) 367-1010

  • 9 mentions in Bronx Zoo vs. Central Park Zoo?

    • meryl h.

      meryl h. said, "... Bronx Zoo is amazing, and a whole day affair. Central Park Zoo is much smaller, but offers many other adventures. Rent bikes, walking tours, lots of rock formations for kids to play and climb on. tough choice...." See More

    • jami c.

      jami c. said, "... Bronx Zoo !! They have gorillas, that's all you need to know. :)..." See More

    • kenneth w.

      kenneth w. said, "...With 6 days and two 9 year olds, one day at the Bronx Zoo is my advice...and it will take you a full day to see a lot of it, but not all of it... The tiger area was amazing...a door that..." See More

    • Jenn M.

      Jenn M. said, "...The Central Park Zoo is much smaller. It is quaint and easier to visit if you are staying in Manhattan. The Bronx Zoo is quite spectacular if you have not been to other big zoos in the country. If you have, you..." See More

    • Nars K.

      Nars K. said, "... Bronx Zoo absolutely. Central Park Zoo is much smaller in comparison...." See More

    • Ava N.

      Ava N. said, "...The Bronx Zoo. Beside the obvious you can also enjoy a carousel ride, shuttle ride, 4 d theatre and more. Look at their daily schedule on their website, You will also be near Bron'x Little Italy...." See More

    • Rona Z.

      Rona Z. said, "...They are completely different experiences. The Bronx Zoo is a place to see lots of animals. I'm not sure how you get there via public transportation. The Central Park Zoo isn't a great zoo, but the park is a great place for..." See More

    • Daniela D.

      Daniela D. said, "... Bronx Zoo, both are amazing, but i liked bronxs better, :) have a good time..." See More

    • kristie l.

      kristie l. said, "...Hi There! The Bronx Zoo is a beautiful oasis but it does require a lot of time and a lot of walking as it is very spread out. If you want to make a full day trip out of it then I..." See More

  • 2 mentions in I'm traveling to New York City staying close to Time Square.

    • Allan R.

      Allan R. said, "...Museum of Natural History. A great destination for the young. I would also recmmend Central Park Zoo, as well as the Bronx Zoo. The Bronx Zoo is one of the best zoos in the USA...." See More

    • Georgia G.

      Georgia G. said, "...for her visit. Central Park is beautiful for long walks and taking pictures. visit the American Museum of Natural History(Butterfly Conservatory), Bronx Zoo, New-York Historical Society DiMenna Childrens Museum all have hands-on activities. there is ice skating in Central Park and Bryant..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What to do in NYC with my 12 year grand daughter?

    • Jeff P.

      Jeff P. said, "...American Museum of Natural History is a "natural" choice for children. As it the Bronx Zoo, or the smaller children's zoo in Central Park...." See More

    • Barbara D.

      Barbara D. said, "...Depending on your granddaughter's interests, here is list with a variety of activities to choose from: Bronx Zoo, Central Park ( can rent boat), Children's Museum Of Manhattan, Broadway show (Alladin, Wicked, Matilda), American Museum of Natural History, Chelsea Piers Complex,..." See More

  • 1 mention in LA, San Fran, Chicago and NYC with a toddler

    • Janelle K.

      Janelle K. said, "...parklands along Lake Michigan make great picnic spots and many have playgrounds and rides for toddlers. An ankle-biter would love the Bronx Zoo and the Statue of Liberty in NYC, but alas, FAO Schwarz (the famous ginormous toy store) closed its doors..." See More

  • 1 mention in Good things to do & hidden gems in NYC, DC, Boston & Philadelphia?

    • marisa m.

      marisa m. said, "...take the kids to Luna Park NYC which was recently renovated, it is right on the boardwalk. And go to the Bronx Zoo, that zoo is huge and has really cool animals. You can also ride on camels, that was fun...." See More

  • 1 mention in Visiting NY for the time in April...what important tips can you give me?

    • Nars K.

      Nars K. said, "...for a 7-year old, but the gigantic banners, the Toys"R"Us/Babies"R"Us store and the M&M's World store will make it worth it Bronx Zoo USS Intrepid - If your kid is into ships April will be a little cool, so you may want..." See More

  • 1 mention in NYC highlights for a 10 day honeymoon

    • Fiona R.

      Fiona R. said, "...days to: - hit the NY must dos (Empire State Building, Ellis Island, Central Park, museums, Grand Central Station, Times Square, Bronx Zoo etc) - do some alternative sites (the High Line Park, Brooklyn Flea Market, a NY food tour…) - eat..." See More

  • 1 mention in One week in NYC with two kids age 6 & 8

    • Diane g.

      Diane g. said, "...have boys or girls but the dinosaurs at the American Museum of Natural History are always a hit with kids, the Bronx Zoo is amazing, American Girl Place great for girls, Alice tea cup great place to " do" a tea party..." See More

  • 1 mention in New York City for girls???

    • Allison H.

      Allison H. said, " really something with FAO Sweetz there! Another sweet spot is Dylan's Candy Bar ! There are many museums and the Bronx Zoo... Central Park Zoo and so much more. NYC really is kid friendly!! Do not forget a visit to..." See More

  • 1 mention in Staten Island & staying in the Bronx

    • Annemarie D.

      Annemarie D. said, "...and staring at trees at both of those places; so idyllic you wouldn't know you're still in New York. Skip the Bronx Zoo though, unless you have kids. If you do, then don't leave without visiting the bats in the "World of..." See More

  • 1 mention in What should I absolutely, positively not see or do in NYC?

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...ugly place the island is and how many other places will give you a great view, I would skip it. The Bronx Zoo is another one of my all-time least favorite places. Admittedly I'm not a big zoo fan anyway, but I..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are top 3 NYC experiences for kids?

    • Reid N.

      Reid N. said, "...there in June with my twin 9yr old daughters. They loved the Statue of Liberty and if you have time, the Bronx Zoo. We skipped the Broadway show since living in Los Angeles we would probably get all the major kid-friendly..." See More