New York State Zoo at Thompson Park

1 Thompson Park
Watertown, NY 13601- Map It
Phone: (315) 782-6180

AAA Editor Notes

New York State Zoo at Thompson Park is just e. off SR 12 at Thompson Park. This 32-acre zoo has more than 90 North American animal species including wolverines, black bears, wild turkeys, lynx, eagles, snowy owls, bats, turtles, snakes, fish and mountain lions. A children's farm has goats, chickens, llamas and miniature donkeys. The butterfly house is open seasonally. Food is available.
$9; $7 (ages 65+); $6 (ages 4-11); $3 (ages 2-3).
Hours: Daily 10-5, Apr.-Oct. Closed Thanksgiving. Allow 2 hours minimum.