There are some great attractions at the Philadelphia Zoo.
Great exhibits, all kinds of animals including very cool carnivores, including lions, tigers, cheetahs, bears, and others.Â Primates, penguins and a bunch more, check out their animal index to see if they cover some of your favorites.Â
For more details and their great age guide check out the official website.
Logistics:Â (This is for the regular season Mar 1- Nov1)
Philadelphia Zoo is located in Fairmount Park.
Parking is available along Girard Avenue (35th and 38th St.)
Open daily from 9:30AM – 5:00 PM
Pricing: (for March 1- November 1 2009 season)
Adults (12y and over)- $18.00
Child (2y-11y)- $15.00 (under 2y is free)
Attractions Highlights:Â Besides some great animal sightseeing
there are some cool attractions for kids including, (pricing as of Aug 2009)
Â the train ($3)
swan paddle boats ($6),
rainforest carousel ($3)
hot-air balloon ($15) (family of 4 – $50)
If you have some feedback on this zoo, and any helpful pointers or tips, please comment below!
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