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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Please note prepaid or discounted tickets cannot be redeemed or purchased online.


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

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

Please note that the Zoo will not open until 10:30am on Sunday, November 27. 

Stay tuned for 2023 hours.

Green House: 9:30am to 4:30pm daily
Splash Island Hours: Closed for the season
Wildlife Health Centre: 9:30am to 4:30pm 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. Strollers and wagons are available on a first come first serve basis. A limited capacity of 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) – *Currently unavailable for the season due to weather conditions* $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.



The Zootique gift shop will be closed on December 1st

Please also note our Zoomobile will now be taking an alternate route through the Eurasia Wilds and will no longer be travelling through the Eurasia Drive Thru.

The Wildlife Health Centre Viewing Gallery will be closed at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, December 7 for a private event.
Splash Island and Discovery Zone Washrooms are currently closed for renovations.

Animals that may not be viewable at this time:

Canadian Domain: 
Please note as of Monday, November 14, the Canadian Domain is closed for the season.

African Savanna:
Some animals may not be viewable due to decreasing temperatures.

Kids Zoo
Closed for the season.