Plan Your Visit

Thank you for planning your visit to your Toronto Zoo! The Toronto Zoo has over 4,000 animals representing over 360 species and 10km of walking trails. Our Zoo is divided into seven zoogeographic regions as you will see on the Zoo Map. We are dedicated to providing the animals in our care with the means to live long and enriching lives while connecting people to wildlife. We look forward to welcoming you!


We kindly request that all persons 2+ entering into our Africa Pavilion, where our Gorilla family lives and also our Indo Malayan Pavilion, home to our Orangutans, wear a mask.

While enjoying your Toronto Zoo, we strongly encourage guests to continue the following practices of:

  • Wearing of facial coverings or masks, for persons 2+ years of age when indoors, in closed spaces or in crowds.
  • Effective hygiene measures like; washing your hands often, using alcohol based hand sanitize and cough and sneeze etiquette.

Please respect individual choices regarding the wearing of masks.

For Your Safety


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The Toronto Zoo is open all year!
Please note last admission is one hour before Zoo closes.

June 27th - September 5th, 2022
Daily 9:00am to 7:00pm

September 6th - October 10, 2022
Weekdays 9:30am to 4:30pm
Weekends/Holidays 9:30am to 6:00pm

October 11th - December 31st, 2022
Daily 9:30am to 4:30pm

Stay tuned for 2023 hours.

Green House: 9:00am to 7:00pm daily
Splash Island Hours: 9:30am to 6:30pm daily
Wildlife Health Centre: 9:00am to 7:00pm daily

Directions & Parking:

The Toronto Zoo is set in the beautiful Rouge Valley. The Main Entrance is located on Meadowvale Road, Toronto, north of Highway 401 (Exit #389 eastbound and westbound). The Zoo is accessible by car and public transit.

Parking is $14.00. EV Charging stations are available in Section C of our main parking lot. The Flo Level 2 stations are operational using a credit card, a Flo card or through the Flo app. Visit to learn more about using the EV charging stations. Charging stations are on a first come, first serve basis. Once your vehicle has been charged, we ask that guests please move their vehicles to allow others to access them. 

Address: 2000 Meadowvale Road, Toronto, Ontario, M1B 5K7

Zoo Map:

Zoo Restaurants:

Animals or people, we make sure everyone is fed at the Toronto Zoo. Look for one of our well-known establishments, or bring your own picnic lunch! Picnic tables are available at various locations through the Zoo. *Please note, all hours and locations are weather dependent.

Details here


Rentals are available daily in our front entrance courtyard. Stollers and wagons are available on a first come first serve basis. A limited number of Electric scooters are available for a rental fee of $35.00 ($30.97 +$4.03 HST). A limited capacity of Electric scooters and wheelchairs can be reserved by contacting Guest Relations at least 48 hours in advance of your visit by calling 416-392-5932.

  • Single strollers – $7.08 + tax
  • Double strollers – $8.85 + tax
  • Wagons – $7.08 + tax
  • Wheelchairs – Complimentary
  • Electric Convenience Vehicle (ECV) – $30.97 + tax
  • Lockers – $1.00 per one time rental
    • Small: 17.5” X 15” X 29.75” Medium: 23” X 15” X 29.75” Large: 23” X 19” X 29.75”


The Toronto Zoo is committed to welcoming all guests to experience the Zoo. We have many services to help guests with disabilities including accessible parking spaces, wheelchair accessible pavilions, free wheelchair rentals (with refundable deposit) and more.

For full guest disability services and policies, visit here.



Please note the following animals are currently not on display due to various reasons including Avian Bird Flu, and Covid-19 sensitivity:

  • Peacock
  • Some Kids Zoo Animals
  • Cougar
  • Moose
  • Kangaroo walk through (kangaroos are still visible)
  • Axolotl
  • Gibbon

We apologize for the inconvenience!

Please note that on Saturday September 24th and Sunday September 25th a portion of the Africa Savanna will be closed for an event. As part of this closure the following animals will not be viewable by the general public on these select dates:

  • Marabou Stork
  • White Rhino
  • Kudu (will remain partially viewable)
  • Zebras
  • Cheetahs
  • Baboons
  • Lions (will remain partially viewable)

The Simba Safari Lodge and Simba East and West Picnic Sites will also not be accessible to the public on these dates.