Central Park Zoo

212-439-6583
830 Fifth Avenue
New York City, NY 10065
212-439-6500
Central Park Zoo

Location

830 Fifth Avenue
10065 New York City , NY
United States
Phone: 212-439-6583
New York US

Facility Access Information

Wheelchair Parking Location: 
No Parking is available at the Zoo. Parking Garages are available in the neighborhood.
Main Entrance: 
64th Street & 5th Avenue has 20 steps.
Accessible Entrance: 
Enter through 59th and 5th Avenue at Grand Army Plaza, across the street from the Plaza Hotel . Walk through Central Park for approximately 5 minutes
Café / Restaurant: 
Café/Restaurant is wheelchair accessible
Wheelchairs Available: 
YES.
Segways: 
Segways Not Allowed
Service Animals: 
Allowed
Sitting Area Location: 
Throughout the Zoo
Tours and Scheduled Programs
Description: 
The Central Park Zoo School programs are designed to connect kids to wildlife and our natural world. The programs feature live animal encounters, hands-on-activities, and a visit to the zoo. We offer a wide range of programs, from Barnyard Animals, Exploring the Rainforest, polar Regions, Primates, Reptiles and Amphibians to Biodiversity. Our programs enhance your science curricula and meet National & State Science Standards. Pre K-K $200 per class 1 hour long Maximum Size 25 students/5 adults 1st Grade and up $225 per class 75 minutes class Maximum size 25 students, 5 adults
Our Access Programs Use: 
Verbal Description Tours
Original touchable objects
Touch objects (replicas, facsimiles, props)
Verbal descriptions
Hands-on classroom activities
Music and sound
Other Programs for Audiences with Diverse Needs: 
Cognitive Disabilites, autism, special education