The Miami MetroZoo, branded and commonly known as Zoo Miami, is the largest and oldest zoological garden in Florida, and the only tropical zoo in the United States. It houses more than 900 wild animals in a cageless setting that closely approximates the animals’ natural habitats and gives the visitor the feeling of embarking on an international safari. Large, open-air exhibits allow visitors to enjoy beautiful and endangered wildlife at a safe yet remarkably close range.

Contacts for Zoo Miami

Address: 12400 SW 152nd St, Miami, FL 33177
Tel: (305) 251-0400 |

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Zoo Miami is open 365 days a year. Please note that visitors to Zoo Miami may be photographed or video-taped during their visit.

Park Hours: 10:00 AM – 5:00PM (Weekends & Holidays 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM)
Children’s Zoo: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Dr. Wilde’s World: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
American Bankers Family Aviary: 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM
(entrance gates & ticket booths close @ 4:00 PM)

Thanksgiving: 9:30 to 3:30 (ticket booths close at 2:00pm) | Christmas: Noon to 5:30

Zoo Miami Admission Rates (Tax not included):

Adult (13+) → $17.95

Child (3-12) → $13.95

Children 2 and under → FREE

Member of Zoological Society of Florida → FREE

Zoo Miami Group Discount (Tax not included):

10-20 people                      10% Discount

21-50 people                      15% Discount

51-100 people                   20% Discount

101 or More                       25% Discount

Zoo Miami is not a conventional zoo of those who, seeing animals locked in a tiny space, convey a great sadness. It is more than 100 acres of woods and meadows in which are housed about 800 exotic species in a natural environment. Is an excellent place to spend a different day away from the beaches, especially if you travel with family and kids.

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