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Toronto Zoo

#19 of 515 things to do in Toronto Features Animals
2000 Meadowvale Rd, Toronto, Ontario M1B 5K7, Canada
+1 416-392-5929
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Great zoo

Visited the zoo on a Thursday afternoon and spent 5 hours (2 adults and 2 toddlers). With a Detroit... read more

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A TripAdvisor Member
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Loved seeing all the animals close encounters staff was very helpful and animals look so happy a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
stephanie b
Cochrane, Canada
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The Toronto Zoo is a living centre for education and science, committed to providing compelling guest experiences and inspiring passion to protect wildlife and habitats. Did you know that your admission into Canada's premier Zoo helps support the over 5,000 animals? In addition to having award-winning outdoor and indoor exhibits, education programs, special events, daily Keeper Talks and the Discovery Zone*, the Toronto Zoo is home to Canada's only giant pandas! Don't forget to visit with Da Mao, Er Shun and her dynamic cubs-Jia Panpan and Jia Yeuyeu-before they depart March 2018. NEW at the Toronto Zoo, visitors can now see our state-of the-art Wildlife Health Centre*. This new facility is the first of its kind in Canada and further enhances the Toronto Zoo as a centre of excellence in high-quality animal care through veterinary and reproductive sciences, nutritional physiology, and conservation and wildlife research.Exclusive to our Zoomobile tour, you can now see first-hand a glimpse into the work we do behind-the-scenes. Your Zoomobile ride-all-day wristband* or Membership Card gives you access to a viewing gallery featuring the following rooms: Diagnostic Imaging, Treatment, Surgery, Clinical Lab and Endocrinology Lab. *not included in Zoo Admission, additional fee applies. To help plan your day please visit our website and we look forward to seeing you very soon! *Seasonal schedules apply. Special events subject to change without notice.
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2000 Meadowvale Rd, Toronto, Ontario M1B 5K7, Canada
+1 416-392-5929
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited the zoo on a Thursday afternoon and spent 5 hours (2 adults and 2 toddlers). With a Detroit zoo membership we were able to get half off our tickets, which is a great deal. Crowds really thinned out around dinner time as it started...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Loved seeing all the animals close encounters staff was very helpful and animals look so happy a full day trip

Thank stephanie b
Reviewed 2 days ago

This zoo is more expensive tan other zoos, $24 for seniors, and $29 for adults, parking is $12, your ticket doesn't include other attractions and rides inside, such as the zoomobile that is $9 additional. The zoo will take you at least two days to...More

Thank juan manuel c
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great 6 hours visit to the zoo and I don't even ever go to the zoo :-) animals are well looked after and kept safe and comfortable. Very well equipped, lots of toilets, benches for picnic, even a little train you have to pay $9...More

Thank Bella T
Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent Zoo, beautiful place, great place to walk around, very romantic and good for families and kids. The pandas are the greatest.

1  Thank Andrenalini
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went to the zoo solely to see the Pandas and were pleasantly surprised by the rest of the zoo. Everything is very well laid out however be warned that if you intend to see the Canadian animals there at the bottom of a very...More

Thank Mel H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Loved seeing the Panda's. Nice clean grounds and very helpful staff. Later in the afternoon it was very quiet and easy to get around despite not closing until 7pm.

Thank L H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I like Toronto zoo. It is a good learning activity for kids. However last two visits were disappointing. Extremely overcrowded. Strollers are everywhere. No chance to go to pavilion because of strollers. Wait time to see pandas minimum one hour. Seriously? 30$ per person 12$...More

Thank Aliona G
Reviewed 5 days ago

I was really looking forward to see Toronto zoo. What I was expecting was a zoo covering a large area with lots of space for the animals, good western management and public friendly. The zoo is large so expectations met. BUT the cages for the...More

Thank SverkerMansson
Reviewed 5 days ago

This zoo is amazing. It´s is huge. We could not even cover all the animals in one day. The pandas.....I mean....P A N D A S. How awesome is that. The family loved this zoo.

1  Thank Guðjón G
Situated astride Lake Ontario, Scarborough is a
district heavily influenced by immigration. With a
number of low-rent shopping and dining options making
it a highly affordable part of town, and boasting one
of Toronto's largest shopping malls, the otherwise
green suburban neighborhood is a good place to go for
bargains and discounts. It also draws in
photographers. The spires, archways, and cavernous
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20 August 2017|
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Response from ladybugs07 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Until Sept 4 it closes at 7pm From Sept 5-Oct 9 it closes 4:30 on weekdays and 6:00 weekend and holidays Oct 10-Dec 31 closes at 4:30 Hope this helps!!
19 August 2017|
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Response from Shawn D | Reviewed this property |
Yes - you can bring in your own food. I would actually recommend it because the food they offer is overpriced and not that great.
Mike S
11 August 2017|
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Response from Shawn D | Reviewed this property |
We always had our tickets on the phone.