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The Philadelphia Zoo's Boo at the Zoo

Fri Oct 16, 2020 - Sun Nov 1, 2020- see all dates
10:00am to 4:00pm
10 and under
Adults $24; Children (2-11) $19; Children under 2 are free.

Dress up and head to Philadelphia Zoo's Boo at the Zoo, presented by Chase. Over the course of three weekends, families can safely enjoy kid-friendly deco, a nonscary extinction graveyard, photo-ops, and a parade.

It is important to note that visitors must reserve or pre-purchase timed tickets since tickets are not available onsite. Tickets are available starting October 1. Masks and social distancing are required for visitors over 2 years old. There are hand sanitizing stations, touchless transactions for food, and touchless toilets, faucets, paper towels, and soap dispensers in the bathrooms.


The Philadelphia Zoo
3400 W Girard Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19104
** Event dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the event website to verify.
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