Updated: Jun 16

Toronto is undoubtedly the largest and most beautiful cities in Canada. It is also one of the most multicultural and vibrant cities in the world. From breathtaking scenery to historical landmarks to parks to a number of shopping malls, Toronto has something to offer to all kinds of tourists. There are a plenty of attractions to see in Toronto especially if you are visiting with your kids. Among all the highlights Toronto has to offer, the best and a must-see attraction for kids is Toronto Zoo.

Toronto Zoo is the largest zoo in Canada that is home to more than 5,000 animals of 450 different species. The Toronto Zoo is located in a beautiful location in Scarborough and covering the area of around 700 acres. The zoo is divided into seven geographical regions representing Australasia, Canada, Americas, Indo-Malaya, Eurasia, Tundra Trek and Africa. Though each part of the zoo is worth exploring, but if you don’t want to walk much with your kids, we recommend you to visit the exhibits, Splash Island and the Kids Zoo which your kids are absolutely going to love. Another must-see attraction in the zoo is water play area where your kids can enjoy playing water activities in summer season.

About the Zoo

Entry ticket in winter: $23 (adults: 13-64) | $18 (seniors: 65+) | $14 (Child: 3-12) | Free for children ages 2 and younger | Free for members

Entry ticket in summer: $29 (adults: 13-64) | $24 (seniors: 65+) | $19 (Child: 3-12) | Free for children ages 2 and younger | Free for members

Opening Hours: 5th May to 3rd Sept (9:00am to 7:00pm daily) | 4th Sept to 8th Oct (9:30am to 4:30pm weekdays) and (9:30am to 6:00pm weekends/holidays) | 9th Oct to 31st Dec (9:30am to 4:30pm daily)

Best time to visit: Summer Season

Closed: 25th December every year

Address: 2000 Meadowvale Rd, Toronto, Ontario M1B 5K7, Canada


Important Note:

You can save your ticket cost by purchasing CITY PASS. City Pass will let you visit 5 attractions in Toronto in discount including Toronto Zoo. The pass costs $69.62 for adult (ages 13+) and $46.68 for child (4-12).