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April Events at the Binghamton Zoo

The Binghamton Zoo’s 140th season is off to a running start with many events and promotions leading up to its Grand Opening on Saturday April 18th, 2015. On Friday, April 3rd, join the Binghamton Zoo at the Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena for Zoo Night with the Binghamton Senators. Our suited friends will be [...]

Eggstravaganza at the Binghamton Zoo

Hop on over to the Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park for its first event of the season: Eggstravaganza! This Easter themed event is fun for all ages and includes an Easter egg hunt, photos with an Easter bunny, crafts and more! Upon arrival at the zoo, kids will pick up their Easter bag at the [...]

Meet Jiang, Our New Red Panda

Welcome Jiang, a 12 year old red panda, sent to the Binghamton Zoo by recommendations from the red panda SSP (Species Survival Plan). Jiang joins us from the Roger Williams Zoo in Providence, RI. He is owned by Red River Zoo in ND. Jiang's name means “ginger” in Chinese. The pairing of Mei-Li and Jiang [...]

SSP NEWS: Prehensile-tailed Porcupine

November 11, 2014 - SSP NEWS: The Binghamton Zoo is excited to announce that we have been recommended by the prehensile-tailed porcupine Species Survival Plan to have a breeding pair in Binghamton. The zoo has housed sibling porcupines Henry and Zoey for the past few years. Henry recently moved to a new home at the [...]

SSP NEWS: Red Panda

November 7, 2014 - SSP NEWS: The Binghamton Zoo has been recommended by the red panda Species Survival Plan to pair Mei-Li with a male for the upcoming breeding season. A male red panda will be coming to the Binghamton Zoo later this month (details to come). Zhin-Li, a male born at the Binghamton Zoo [...]

SSP NEWS: Fennec Foxes

November 3, 2014 - SSP NEWS: We are thrilled to announce that our two female fennec foxes, Jasmine and Sahara, are set to be founders of their species. Working with the fennec fox Species Survival Plan (SSP), the Binghamton Zoo is coordinating with multiple other zoos to help further the fennec fox species. We just [...]

November Events and Promotions

October 28, 2014 - The Binghamton Zoo is wrapping up its 139th season with special events and half price admission for all visitors. The zoo will be open from 10:00am-3:00pm (gate closes at 4:00pm) for weekends only through the month of November. Prices will be as follows for the rest of the season: Adults: $3.50 [...]

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 [...]