San Francisco Zoo - Places For Kids

San Francisco Zoo

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INFORMATION

2945 Sloat Blvd
San Francisco, CA


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Phone
(415) 753-7080
Hours
Daily 10:00 am to 5:00 pm 
Admission into Zoo ends at 4:00 pm.
Members may enter until 4:30 pm. 
Tickets

Admission:
Free (Children ages 3 and below) 
$11 (Children ages 4-14) 
$14 (Seniors 65+) 
$17 (Adults 15-64) 

Parking:
$8 (Weekdays) 
$10 (Weekends and holidays)

Pricing for SF Residents

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DESCRIPTION FOR San Francisco Zoo

Sometimes, kids just want to go see animals doing what they do (maybe so that they can pick up behavior tips for later). At the San Francisco Zoo, there's sea lions and penguins for kids who love water, grizzlies and gorillas and giraffes for the ones who are impressed with size, anacondas and koalas for those who like the tropics. Though Storyland in the Children's Zoo might only appeal to the toddlers, the insect exhibit and petting zoo can keep the older ones occupied for a while. Active youngsters might be able to get out some energy on the Nature Trail or the playground (which has slides and a climbing area), and the hands-on kids might want to see the volunteers showing birds and reptiles between May and...

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TIPS FOR VISITING San Francisco Zoo

* One Free Child Admission with One Paid Adult Admission! Download the coupon here.

​1. Special Days: No closed days, but there is one Free Day per month for San Francisco residents who bring ID or utility bill (check the Zoo online calendar).

2. Open Hours: 10 am to 5 pm.

3. Admission into Zoo ends at 4:00 pm. Members may enter until 4:30 pm.

4. Children ages 14 years old and under must be accompanied by an adult while on Zoo grounds.

5. Trip planning: Parking is pricey - $8 (Monday – Friday) or $10 (Saturday – Sunday and holidays). Free street parking can be found outside of the Zoo. 

6. Bring Your Own wagon, stroller, or wheelchair, or face adding on $10+ to the...

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BIRTHDAY PARTY AT San Francisco Zoo

Party Time at San Francisco Zoo

Telephone: (415) 753-7055

Email: sfzooevents@kmssa.com

Time: 1.5 hours (10:30 am – 12 pm or 1:30 – 3 pm)

Party price: $50 per person (between minimum 20 – 48 guests)

Included: Room, Decorations, Food and Drinks, Personalized Cake, Utensils, Birthday Present, Face Painting, Animal Masks, Goodie Bags, Scavenger Hunt, Ride Tickets, Coordinator

Themes: N/A

Membership: No Discounts

Website Link: www.sfzoo.org/pdf/ssa/2014%20SFZ%20Birthday%20Party%20Package.2.pdf

Customizable: Yes

Bring Your Own: Parking passes

Ever been to a kids' party that didn't have enough food? That won't be the problem for your little critters at the San Francisco Zoo. From the party room inside the Lemur Cafe, the kids can watch the monkeys while chowing down on chicken fingers, hot dogs, or pizza. Chips and lemonade can fill...

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