1. Africa Rocks Baboon, Lemur, leopard, and penguin looming over an excited rock concert crowd.
    EXPLORE SIX NEW HABITATS
    AFRICA ROCKS
  2. Babirusa piglet
    NEW AT THE ZOO
    BABIRUSA PIGLETS
    SEE THEM IN LOST FOREST
  3. Mother rhino with baby
    OUR MISSION
    ENDING EXTINCTION
TODAY'S ZOO HOURS
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  1. EXPLORE SIX NEW HABITATS
    AFRICA ROCKS
  2. NEW AT THE ZOO
    BABIRUSA PIGLETS
  3. OUR MISSION
    ENDING EXTINCTION
TODAY'S ZOO HOURS
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Koala
THINGS TO DO

UPGRADED EXPERIENCES

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WILDLIFE

LIVE CAMS

A female and male orangutan look each other in the eye as they sit next to each other.
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ZOONOOZ

TROOP DYNAMICS

Spend even a short time observing interactions among the Zoo’s troop of Sumatran orangutans—Satu, Karen, little Aisha, and Indah—and it becomes obvious why their common name, orang hutan, translates to “people of the forest.”

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Young brother and sister, mother and father wearing matching San Diego Zoo t-shirts.
SHOPZOO

ZOO FAMILY APPAREL

Young boy and girl wearing sunglasses.
SHOPZOO

ZOO KIDS APPAREL!

Young boy and girl running while holding stuffed animals.
SHOPZOO

ZOO TOYS AND MORE!

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Creature Comforts

PREFERRED HOTELS

A pair of endangered Southern White Rhinos
Wildlife Conservancy

Be a Hero for Wildlife

Diner holding a glass or wine as they sit at a table with gourmet pizza.
DINE IN THE HEART OF THE ZOO

ALBERT'S RESTAURANT

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