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October Festivities at the Binghamton Zoo

The Binghamton Zoo is pleased to announce another Halloween season with ‘Howloween at the Zoo’ and ‘Boo at the Zoo’ scheduled for the month of October. Howloween at the Zoo, sponsored by National Pipe & Plastics, will be held on October 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, and 19 from the hours of 10 am to [...]

Upcoming June Promotions

June 9, 2014 - Celebrate your dad on June 15th and let him walk on the wild side with the Binghamton Zoo! To honor the most important men in our lives, all fathers will receive free admission on Father’s Day. The zoo will be open from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm with the last ticket sold [...]

River Otter Pups Now on Exhibit!

June 6, 2014 - The Binghamton Zoo’s 3 river otter pups will start having a swimmingly good time as they begin to explore their outdoor exhibit. Arya, Edgar, and Ottawa have adjusted well as they begin to grow and learn about the outdoors. They have been able to go outside for a week now with Elaine [...]

Binghamton Zoo Sets Early Season Attendance Record

May 12, 2014 - With its reZOOvenation project schedule in full swing, the Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park had its best attendance day in 7 years this past weekend. On Sunday, May 11, approximately 1,300 people visited the 139 year old facility. This included 378 moms who were admitted free for Mother’s Day as guests of [...]

Monkeying around at the zoo!

May 9, 2014 - The Binghamton Zoo is eager to announce a pair of howler monkeys from the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden in South Carolina. Diego (male) and Carlitta (female) arrived at the Binghamton Zoo on April 30. The last time Binghamton Zoo had monkeys was in the early 90’s, when Japanese Macaques were housed [...]

Snow leopards debut at the zoo!

May 2, 2014 - The Binghamton Zoo is proud to announce the arrival of 2 young snow leopards, Kushar and Ace. The snow leopards arrived in Binghamton on April 16 and 17. The male “Tushar” came from the Cape May County Zoo in Cape May Court House, New Jersey. The female “Ace” came from Zoo [...]

Pair of Shetland sheep lambs born at the Binghamton Zoo

March 27, 2014 - As the saying goes, March comes in like a lion and out like a lamb. The Binghamton Zoo is happy to announce the birth of twin Shetland sheep. The pair were born on Monday, March 24th to father, Bane and mother, Robin. Mother and both lambs are doing well. Shetland sheep [...]

Otter pups born at the Binghamton Zoo!

March 18, 2014 - The Binghamton Zoo is proud to announce the birth of North American river otter triplets, born on March 1, 2014. The two and a half week old pups were born to Elaine and Leroy, the resident otters who have been at the zoo since 2007. The last time they had a [...]

Red Wolves added to Wolf Woods exhibit

February 5, 2014 - The Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park is proud to announce the arrival of red wolves! A press conference was held in our Wolf Woods building to announce the new additions. Read the full press release below: On January 6, 2014 the Binghamton Zoo welcomed 3 new red wolves to the Wolf [...]