Located in the heart of Central New York, the Rosamond Gifford Zoo at Burnet Park is home to more than 700 animals and is a special place where species, many of them endangered, are nurtured and celebrated. Among others, the zooâ€™s animal collection includes Asian elephants, Amur tigers, snow leopards, Humboldt penguins, African lions, a variety of primates, many species of tropical birds and fish, and the only giant Pacific octopus in upstate New York! Indoor and outdoor exhibits, an amazing gift shop, Jungle CafÃ©, variety of special events, education programs for all ages, school break zoo camps, animal demonstrations and encounters, on-site catering and event venues guarantee an entertaining, educational and memorable visit for all.
Open Daily 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., 362 days a year
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day