Elmwood Park Zoo

Unleash Your Wild Side

Adventure awaits at Elmwood Park Zoo in Norristown. Get an up-close encounter with one of nature's most amazing creatures with giraffe and bison feeding. Get a birds-eye-view at the Treetop Adventure Park ziplining and ropes course. Or take a ride on the wildlife carousel. Elmwood Park Zoo is the first zoo in the world to become a Certified Autism Center (CAC), given by the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards (IBCCES).

Elmwood Park Zoo’s favorite family tradition, Wild Lights, returns this holiday season! With new lights and decorative attractions, and with more animals on exhibit, this year’s Wild Lights is sure to be brighter than ever! Each night of Wild Lights features live entertainment, unique animal…

Elmwood Park Zoo is throwing dog lovers a bone with the inclusion of special days and events where owners can bring their pooches on their very own zoo excursion! Presented by Metropolitan Veterinary Associates, Dog Days and Yappy Hours invite zoo fans and their four-legged family members to enjoy…

No other zoo gets you this close to some of nature's greatest creations. Elmwood Park Zoo offers a chance to hand-feed giraffes and bison year-round.

Are you hungry like a wolf? Do you have the appetite of a grizzly bear? Whether your child “eats like a bird” or your stomach is growling like a lion, the Elmwood Park Zoo has plenty of options to feast like a beast!

Treetop Adventures at Elmwood Park Zoo features over 50 challenge games and zip lining that spans up to 50 feet above the ground in the trees of the zoo. It’s Pennsylvania’s only ropes course with zip lines over animal exhibits. Please note: Treetops is now closed until Spring 2022.