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Queens Zoo

#4 of 32 things to do in Flushing Features Animals
5351 111th St, Flushing, NY 11368-3301
+1 718-271-1500
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A Cute Place to Visit

My granddaughter and I wanted to do something different. We went to the Queens Zoo. It is a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Elmont New York
Nice Little Zoo

I enjoy going to the Queens Zoo. It is a very nice zoo with an interesting selection of animals... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
Kenneth G
Garden City, New York
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Animals from North and South America. Eagles, bison, sea lions, pumas, Andean bears, alligators and more. Plus the largest petting area in the tri-state area!
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
5351 111th St, Flushing, NY 11368-3301
+1 718-271-1500
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My granddaughter and I wanted to do something different. We went to the Queens Zoo. It is a terrific place to bring children. Its not to big and it keeps your interest viewing the animals. We went on a day that wasn't too hot so...More

Thank carolj524
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

I enjoy going to the Queens Zoo. It is a very nice zoo with an interesting selection of animals. There have a bird house and Buffalo! Also sea lions. Then there is a petting zoo with farm animals. It is a nice way to spend...More

Thank Kenneth G
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Our 2 yr old loved it. The zoo itself is not too large and an easy walk. Perfect for a quick trip out of the house to entertain the little ones. Good variety of animals considering the size. There is a show of seal jumping...More

1  Thank nihalneha r
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Unlike any zoo I've ever been to before. It was so quiet and peaceful, and very clean. I spent three hours there and only saw one piece of trash the entire time. There were tons of cool, shaded areas to sit under and wooden benches...More

Thank APHP123
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Not a real fan of zoos but this one is very well maintained all the enclosers where tidy and the animals seemed to be well fed If flying into JFK it's a short cab or uber to the zoo that's well worth the $8 admission....More

Thank Ronnie W
Reviewed 7 May 2017

this is a fantastic place to spend a few hours with young children. The zoo is not huge, ensuring you can see all the animals. Across the way there's a petting zoo where you can feed and pet the animals, it's a great hands on...More

Thank msae23
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Animals sleeping not out. The aviary has small number of birds out. The bear was nice. Just a mom and her cub was out and the coyote. It's good for a short walk. Not so much for teenagers

Thank Nikki R
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Not a very large zoo, perfect for young kids, the staff and volunteers were helpful. Met with Ms Nadine Karan, she was super friendly with the kids and loves animals.

Thank E S
Reviewed 30 April 2017

My two-year-old son is a huge lover of all animals, big and small. So as a resident of Queens, we decided to take him to our local zoo this morning. We weren't expecting much, as we haven't heard much about it. I must say that...More

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

A lovely place to take the little ones. It's not that big so it is perfect little kids not to over whelming. The staff was helpful & knowledgeable took time to teach the kids.

Thank Busu8212
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28 November 2015|
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Response from Fotografos1 | Reviewed this property |
Most possibly no. Please remember this is a zoo, not a hotel.
Simone G
9 November 2015|
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Response from julie h | Reviewed this property |
And if you go to Bronx zoo you have to go on the monorail to see the elephants. There are 2 I believe. And you would need to get the "Total experience" ticket because a few attractions aren't included, like to... More