Zoo Miami Kendall Area

Rated one of the top 10 zoos in the U.S. by TripAdvisor.com in 2014, this 340-acre zoo showcases more than 3,000 animals including koalas, tigers, and elephants in large open-air exhibits. Things to do and see include: the 27-acre Amazon and Beyond, American Banker's Family Aviary - Wings of Asia, Dr. Wilde's World, Samburu Giraffe Feeding Station, Humpy's Camel Rides, Kaziranga Camp Rhino Encounter, the Zoo Squad, Wings Down Under: A Parrot Feeding Experience, Playground Playworld, and zookeeper talks throughout the day. Rent a Safari Cycle, ride the monorail or take a guided tram tour to see the zoo. Picnic and party facilities are available for birthday parties, picnics, weddings and more.


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  • Animal Tales at the Children’s Zoo

    Learn about small animals presented by the Children’s Zoo keepers. These interesting talks and activities will capture everyone’s attention and teach visitors about native and non-native species. 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

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  • BOGO at Zoo Miami

    Must present coupon during October 14-31, 2017 to enjoy Buy One, Get One Free admission at Zoo Miami. Please see coupon for more details.

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  • Camel Encounter

    Come and see our beautiful Dromedary camels in the Children's Zoo and get to interact with them by giving them some green treats! 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. $3.50 per feed

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  • Kaziranga Camp Rhino Encounter

    You haven’t lived until you have fed our huge Greater one-horned Indian rhino. Watch him step up to you, open his enormous mouth and gladly take food from your hand with his prehensile lip. His noisy chewing is a treat to behold, and after swallowing, he will open his mouth asking for more. He will even let you rub his horn! This is a not-to-be-missed encounter. 12:30 p.m. – 3 p.m. (times may vary) $3.50 per person (feed or other type of encounter)

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  • Monorail

    For an aerial view of Zoo Miami’s beautiful canopy and a means of transportation, board our air-conditioned monorail. With four convenient stops throughout the zoo, this is a great and confortable way to get from one area of the zoo to another. Weekdays 10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Weekends and Holidays 10:10 a.m. - 5 p.m. $3.50 per person for an all-day pass

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  • Safari Tram Tours

    This narrated tour of Asia and Africa along the public walkway will provide an entertaining and relaxing experience with fascinating information about the zoo's animal collection. Tours are subject to weather conditions. Friday through Sunday and Holidays: Departure times are 10:30 a.m., 12 p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. from the Main Entrance. $5.95 plus tax per person. Tickets must be purchased at the ticket booths.

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  • Samburu Giraffe Feeding Station

    Walk up a wooden platform and come face-to-face with these amazing animals as they wrap their 18-inch tongue around the food you have in your hand. It’s a feeling that doesn’t come too often in one’s lifetime. 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. $3.50 per feed; $11 per basket of feed

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  • Wildlife Carousel

    The Zoo Miami Wildlife Carousel is a 36-foot, wooden carousel, reminiscent of the hundreds of wooden carousels built across the country during the "golden age" of carousels (1885- 1925). It features 30 hand-carved, custom-made animals and two chariots. Many of the animals represent endangered species, including a cheetah, rhinoceros and baby gorilla. Weekdays: 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Weekends and Holidays: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. $2 per person

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  • Wildlife Show at The Sami Family Amphitheater

    Want to hear a parrot drop bombs, bark like a Chihuahua, and make other hysterical human and animal sounds? Any desire to watch cheetahs be spot-trained so they can become Zoo Miami goodwill ambassadors?* Well then, come to the Sami Amphitheater and watch this engaging show that will make you laugh, ooh, and ahh! *Animals presented are subject to change without notice. 11 a.m and 3 p.m.

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  • Wings Down Under: A Parrot Feeding Adventure

    This free-flight, 1,656-square-foot aviary houses over 300 brightly colored birds - including cockatiels, parakeets, and rosellas - all parrots native to Australia. Upon arrival, guests will be surrounded by the sounds of the birds chirping and singing in the aviary’s peaceful environment encircled with a landscape inspired by the Australian Outback. The friendly birds will fly and perch on visitors’ arms or hands (and sometimes heads) in order to nibble on the treats. In addition to being a fun exhibit, Wings Down Under: A Parrot Feeding Adventure, is a learning experience. Zoo staff is available at the site to answer any questions and educate the public about the birds’ habitat and behaviors, as well as issues, concerns and challenges facing birds in the wild. 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. $3.50 per feed

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Events

  • Zoo Boo

    Oct 28 - Oct 29, 2017 | 10:00AM - 4:00PM

    Zoo Boo is one of South Florida's premier Halloween events for families - complete with trick or treating for the little ones at our very own Zoo Miami. For over 15 years, thousands of guests have...More Details

  • ZooRun5K and ZooKidsDash

    Nov 11 | 7:30AM

    Go wild and get healthy at the 2017 ZooRun5k and ZooKidsDash at Zoo Miami. Participants receive a premium race shirt, finisher medal, access to finish festival brunc...More Details

  • Adopt an Animal

    Jun 18 - Dec 30, 2017 | 9:30AM - 5:30PM

    You probably have a favorite Zoo Miami animal - a hairy, furry or feathered friend who makes your visits to the zoo special. So why not adopt it? When you adopt an animal, your tax-deductible gift wi...More Details


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12400 SW 152nd St.
Miami, FL 33177
(305) 251-0400



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