The Great Summer Zoofari - Bank of America Explorer Zone - Bronx Zoo
Hours: 11:00am, 1pm, 3pm at Reptile House Lawn
Price: Zoo Admission: $16; $14 seniors; $12 children 3-12; free children under 3.
2300 Southern Boulevard - 718-367-1010
Fordham Road & Bronx River Parkway
Bronx, NY 10460
Description: Hands-on activities and educational displays teach visitors about the tools of conservation. Visitors will learn how field scientists track animals in the wild with camera traps, how gorilla conservationists use data to determine which habitat areas to safeguard, and facts about animal diets. At the lunch tray station, kids can try their hand at preparing "lunch" for gorillas, tigers, and bears. Free with zoo admission. Through September 30.