We’re Open!

After more than 100 days of being closed due to COVID-19, we have finally received the go-ahead to re-open for members on June 29-July 1 and not-yet-members on July 2.

Masks will be required while on-grounds, as well as social distancing measures. Visit UticaZoo.org/prepare for full details.

Utica Zoo News

2018 NYPA Wildlife Festival


Posted on September 3rd, 2018

Once again, the New York Power Authority Wildlife Festival has returned! On Saturday, September 8, enjoy FREE ZOO ADMISSION courtesy of the New York Power Authority! This family friendly event includes El Jefe’s Tacos & More, Holy Smoque’s BBQ Fusion, Voss’s At the Zoo, face painting, Jim Okey Magic Comedy, Champion Chainsaw Sculptor Mark Tyoe, Wolf Mountain Nature Center, Erie Read More

Utica Zoo Career Opportunities


Posted on January 19th, 2018

Utica Zoo Career Opportunities The Utica Zoo sits in the Roscoe Conkling Park in Utica, NY on over 80 pristine acres, 40 of which are currently developed. We care for over 200 animals from 99 different species and welcome over 100,000 visitors from all over the country every year. Our staff is one of many Read More