Attractions - General
Jan 21 - May 31: 9 am - 5 pm (Members entry 8 am)
Jun 1 - Aug 31: 7 am - 1 pm (Members entry 6 am)
The Phoenix Zoo is centrally located in Papago Park which is within both Tempe and Phoenix and within 1 mile of Scottsdale.
Outdoor adventures. Lifelong memories. That’s Zoo We Are!
For 60 years the Phoenix Zoo has offered guests a wondrous world of curiosity, imagination and discovery. Featuring more than 3,000 animals, including Sumatran tigers, Bornean orangutans, Asian elephants, Komodo dragons, Andean bears, American alligators and many more – the Zoo is like no other place in the Valley!
Nestled on 125 acres of natural habitats within beautiful Papago Park, the Zoo boasts miles of trails throughout lush gardens and desert landscapes. Multiple playgrounds, splashpads and exciting experiences like Stingray Bay, Safari Cruiser, Rydables and the Endangered Species Carousel make this a memorable, educational and inspiring experience for the whole family.