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Important Winter Storm-Related Service Advisory

Due to the winter storm, Parks Afterschool will be cancelled today. Recreation centers remain open at this time. Other programs and services have also been affected by this storm.

For more information, please visit our Storm Update page.

Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

Monkeys in a zoo exhibit


Parks & Recreation owns one aquarium and four zoos throughout the city. These facilities are managed and administered by the Wildlife Conservation Society.


The Bronx Zoo

Location: Bronx Park
2300 Southern Boulevard, Bronx, NY 10460
Phone #: (718) 367-1010
More Info: Official Bronx Zoo website


New York Aquarium

Location: Coney Island Beach & Boardwalk
Surf Avenue & West 8th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11224
Phone #: (718) 265-3474
More Info: Official New York Aquarium website

Prospect Park Wildlife Center

Location: Prospect Park
450 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11225
Phone #: (718) 399-7339
More Info: Official Prospect Park Zoo website


Central Park Wildlife Center & Tisch Children's Zoo

Location: Central Park
5th Avenue & East 64th Street, New York, NY 10021
Phone #: (212) 439-6500
More Info: Official Central Park Zoo website


Queens Wildlife Center

Location: Flushing Meadows Corona Park
53-51 111th Street, Flushing, NY 11368
Phone #: (718) 271-1500
More Info: Official Queens Zoo website

Staten Island

Staten Island Zoo

Location: Barrett Park
614 Broadway
Phone #: (718) 442-3100
More Info: Official Staten Island Zoo website

Related Links

History: Zoos in Parks
Common New York City Wildlife in Parks

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