Penguins on Parade

Waddling back into weather-permitting weekends this winter! 

Reconnect at the Zoo

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Plan your visit to the Zoo.

 

HOURs

The Zoo opens at 9:30 a.m. and closes at 4 p.m., with gates closing at 3 p.m.

DIRECTIONS

The Zoo is located at 7370 Baker Street in Pittsburgh.

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New At the Zoo

Penguins on Parade

Weather permitting. Waddling into weekends this winter, watch the Pittsburgh Zoo penguins take a walk on the wild side. Presented by Peoples Natural Gas.

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ADOPT AN ANIMAL

You can adopt any one of our animals through our Adopt an Animal program! Your contribution includes a letter of acknowledgment, adoption certificate, and more.

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ZOOU: WILD CAREERS

Select Dates January – February
Grades 9-12
: Meet with zoo and wildlife professionals and learn more about fields of study such as zoology, animal husbandry, veterinary medicine, marine biology, field research, and more.

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Meet Our Animals

Amur Tiger

Amur tigers are also known as the Siberian, Manchurian, Altaic, Korean, North China, or Ussuri tiger.

Black Rhinoceros

These large mammals live in the bush country, grasslands, and woodlands of Africa.

Cheetah

Sometimes confused with leopards, cheetahs have spots instead of rosettes. Cheetahs also have distinctive markings on their face, known as tear stripes.

Flamingo

Flamingos are widely known for their beautiful vibrant feathers. Males are taller and weigh more than females.

Kunekune pig

Kunekune pigs are a relatively small breed of pig, reaching weights of around 120 to 240 pounds. They are native to New Zealand.

Masai Giraffe

The Masai giraffe, also known as the Kilimanjaro giraffe, is the largest subspecies of giraffe and the tallest land mammal on earth.

Polar Bear

The polar bear is native to the Arctic Ocean and its surrounding seas. It is the largest carnivore found on land.