Rosamond Gifford Zoo

Rosamond Gifford Zoo

Founded in 1914, the Rosamond Gifford Zoo at Burnet Park is among the top 10 percent of zoos in the country as an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and is dedicated to connecting people to the natural world by providing engaging guest experiences, exceptional animal care, and unparalleled conservation education.

The Rosamond Gifford Zoo is home to more than 700 animals of all shapes and sizes.  From the smallest animal (milkweed bug) to the largest (Asian elephant), the zoo offers unique viewing opportunities for its guests.

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Rosamond Gifford Zoo

  • Birthday Parties

    Birthday Parties

    Have a wild party at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo. We do all the work so you can enjoy your special celebration. Click here for more information.

  • School/Group Tours

    School/Group Tours

    The education department offers fun educational experiences for a wide range of visitors. Whether you are a family, teacher, general visitor or representative of a group, we offer programs to meet your needs and interests. Click here for more information.

  • Food

    Food

    The Jungle Café is convenient, delicious and full of choices. Both outdoor and indoor eating areas are available. Click here for more information.

  • Gift Shop

    Gift Shop

    The Curious Cub Gift Shop at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo offers a wide variety of items for your personal shopping and gift needs. Click here for more information.

  • Picnic Areas

    Picnic Areas

    There are indoor and outdoor seating areas. Outside food is permitted. Please remember, however, that your food and beverage purchases at the zoo directly support the care and feeding of the animals. Click here for more information.

During your visit to Onondaga County Parks, you may be photographed, videotaped, or filmed by Onondaga County Parks or authorized parties. Your attendance/admission serves as permission for use of these images by Onondaga County Parks. Commercial photography or filming is prohibited without permission of Onondaga County Parks.

Rosamond Gifford Zoo

Open 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., 362 days a year
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day

During your visit to Onondaga County Parks, you may be photographed, videotaped, or filmed by Onondaga County Parks or authorized parties. Your attendance/admission serves as permission for use of these images by Onondaga County Parks. Commercial photography or filming is prohibited without permission of Onondaga County Parks.

Rosamond Gifford Zoo

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During your visit to Onondaga County Parks, you may be photographed, videotaped, or filmed by Onondaga County Parks or authorized parties. Your attendance/admission serves as permission for use of these images by Onondaga County Parks. Commercial photography or filming is prohibited without permission of Onondaga County Parks.

Rosamond Gifford Zoo

One Conservation Place
Syracuse, NY 13204
Phone: (315) 435-8511
Fax: (315) 435-8517
info@rosamondgiffordzoo.org

During your visit to Onondaga County Parks, you may be photographed, videotaped, or filmed by Onondaga County Parks or authorized parties. Your attendance/admission serves as permission for use of these images by Onondaga County Parks. Commercial photography or filming is prohibited without permission of Onondaga County Parks.