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 zoo’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 Café, 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