Spring Break at the Zoo!

Spring has Sprung at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo in Syracuse and there’s no better place to celebrate the season!

Visit us during Spring Break, Saturday April 13 – Saturday, April 20 and learn all about your favorite animals: from tropical aquariums and birds of all feathers – to wolves and meerkats –we have a different theme every day!

Plus, see the new baby animals that have been born this season!

Schedule of Activities
Saturday, April 13 – Saturday, April 20, 2019
Free for members and with zoo admission

*Listen to zoo announcements for Keeper Chat locations
Outdoor activities are weather permitting
Schedule subject to change


TimeDescription Location
10:30 a.m.Bird GreeterUpper Lobby
11 a.m.Meet the Keeper: Small MammalsTBA*
11:30 a.m.Meet an Outreach AnimalUpper Lobby
NoonSpecial Themed Keeper ChatSee below
2 p.m.Meet the Keeper: Wildlife TrailTBA*
2:30 p.m.Bactrian Camel DemonstrationNorthwestern Mutual Animal Encounter
3 p.m.Marine or Reptile Keeper ChatTBA*
3:30 p.m.Bird FeedingDiversity of Birds

NOTE: The Noon Keeper Chat will change daily according to special themed days during Spring Break Week, as follows:

Saturday-Sunday, April 13 -14 -Important Invertebrates
Monday, April 15 – Wolf Awareness Day
Tuesday, April 16 – Birds of All Feathers
Wednesday, April 17 – Tropical Oceans Day
Thursday, April 18 – Meerkat Madness
Friday, April 19 – Heritage Breeds Day
Saturday, April 20 – Animal Egg-Stravaganza!


One Conservation Place, 
Syracuse, NY 13204

Our Hours

10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday – Sunday

Contact Us

(315) 435-8511

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