The Buffalo Zoo is open Friday, Saturday, and Sunday only from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. The Buffalo Zoo is operating without any capacity restrictions and guests can arrive anytime between 10:00 am – 4: 00 pm during our hours of operation. All of us at the Zoo are committed to creating an experience that puts the well-being of our guests, our team, and our animals first. Designed for your safety, here are things you need to know before you visit the Buffalo Zoo:
- All guests, including Buffalo Zoo Members, are encouraged to reserve an online ticket in advance of their visit.
- Face coverings are required for all guests ages 3 and up in all indoor buildings and exhibits. Guests are advised to keep their masks with them at all times during their visit.
- Guests are strongly encouraged to use restrooms to wash their hands during their visit to the Zoo.
- Maps of the Zoo are currently not available while on grounds but can be printed prior to arrival or viewed on your smartphone using this link: https://buffalozoo.org/tickets/visitor-info/#zoo-map
Need to reschedule your visit? Please call (716) 837-3900. Please note tickets are non-refundable.
Buffalo Zoo Visit Disclaimer
Please do not enter the Zoo if you have COVID-19, believe you have been exposed to COVID-19, or have been asked to quarantine by a medical professional.
Seek the advice of your physician or another qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding COVID-19 or any other medical condition.
You are encouraged to assess your own health and the health of those in your party as well as any personal risk factors prior to visiting the Buffalo Zoo. An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. By visiting the Buffalo Zoo, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.
Date & Time
Jul 3, 2020 - Feb 13, 2022