San Diego Zoo

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Details
2920 Zoo Dr
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 231-1515
Zoo
Hours
Mon–Sun: 9:00 AM–8:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Free parking! What's free anymore?? San Diego Zoo parking. That's what!
  • This zoo opened in 1915 & covers over 100 acres with more than 4000 animals. In the 80s an orangutan named Ken Allen became famous for repeatedly escaping from the 'escape-proof' orangutan enclosure.
  • Go to the Pandas!!!
  • Ohh lovely golden oldies ... That will last a lifetime
  • This Zoo has Pandasneed I say more?
  • "The San Diego Zoo is home to over 4,000 animals representing more than 800 species, and over 20 machines that will crush your pennies into garbage." - Conan O'Brien
  • The zoo is a pretty safe place to fart.
  • Check out the new Elephant exhibit!
  • The Zoo was founded in 1916 by a local doctor, Harry Wegeforth, who decided to build a zoo after hearing lions left over from the Panama-California Exposition roaring in their cages in the park.
  • Most beautiful place in San Diego, no doubt of that. Go straight to the Polar Bear Plunge and the Panda Trek because they get too crowded.
  • Must see the Elephant Odyssey, New Polar Bear Plunge, and the Children's Zoo
  • Panda bears are a must see!
  • Take the Skyfari Aerial Tram and give your feet a rest! Ride to the other side of the zoo while taking in views of the zoo and surrounding Balboa Park area.
  • Take the Skyfari Aerial Tram and give your feet a rest! Ride to the other side of the zoo while taking in views of the zoo and surrounding Balboa Park area.
  • World famous zoo. DEFINITELY take the free bus tour, it's included in your ticket. Then back track to your favorite exhibits.
  • Fun Fact: Do the entry turn styles seem familiar? They are from Disneyland!
  • I The San Diego Zoo!! This Is My VERY FAVORITE Zoo In The United States!!
  • lots of crowds, but seriously, greatest zoo in the world!! get ready to be amazed!
  • Best zoo in the country! See the pandas, elephants, gorillas, and polar bears. If you have time, you absolutely must drive up to the wild animal park (~20 miles) for an amazing safari experience.
  • Welcome to San Diego Zoo! One of the world's most popular zoos. The zoo has Skyfari and offers a guided tour double-decked bus and I highly recommend you to start with it. Enjoy!