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August 04, 2013
Staten Island Zoo
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
$8 adults; $6 students and seniors; $5 children ages 3-14; free for children 2 and younger
Dinosaur enthusiasts, Harry Strano and Richie Mirissis will use fossil evidence to take kids back to when dinosaurs roamed the earth. Dig for fossils, examine rubbings, and meet some experts. Did you know that a crab fossil deting back 65 million years was found on Staten Island and named kleinfelderi after Walter Kleinfelder, the Curtis High School student who found it?
Address: 614 Broadway Staten Island, NY 10310
Standard hours: 10 am to 4:45pm daily Wheelchair accessible: Yes Stroller parking: No Stroller check: No Bring food: Yes Buy food: Yes Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots Changing tables in the women's room(s): Yes Changing tables in the men's room(s): Yes Family bathroom: No
The Staten Island Zoo is a 8-acre suburban zoo in West Brighton, Staten Island, New York City. The zoo is open year round except on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day.
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