Time to get spooky! ZooBoo returns, Saturdays & Sundays, October 16, 17, 23, & 24.

Asian Lantern Festival

at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

Walk or drive-thru over 50 glowing displays, now through October 30.

Reconnect at the Zoo

Purchase tickets in advance for faster entry.

Open Today

Plan your visit to the Zoo.


The Zoo opens at 9 a.m. and closes at 5 p.m., with gates closing at 4 p.m.


The Zoo is located at 7370 Baker Street in Pittsburgh.

Bring the Zoo to You!

 Animal Webcams



New At the Zoo

asian lantern festival

Asian Lantern Festival

Journey through the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium this fall amidst colossal, wildlife-themed, handcrafted lanterns. Presented by DSF Charitable Foundation.



ZooBoo returns in spooktacular fashion, Saturdays and Sundays, October 16, 17, 23, and 24. Candy, costumes, crafts, games, haunt spot, magic, and more.



Educational Programs

Learners of all ages and interests: we’ve got a Zoo program for you.


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.


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


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.