Phoenix Zoo

455 N Galvin Pkwy
Phoenix AZ  85008

Phone: (602) 286-3800

Phoenix Zoo

The non-profit Phoenix Zoo is home to more than 1,400 animals including more than 30 different endangered or threatened species from around the world.

The Arizona Zoological Society does business as (dba) The Phoenix Zoo.

Non-Profit Tax ID # 86-0174843

The Phoenix Zoo is one of the largest private non-profit organizations in the country. We rely on admissions, concessions, memberships, special event and philanthropic donations for our daily operations.

As a non-profit charitable organization the Phoenix Zoo provides experiences that inspire people and motivate them to care for the natural world.

The Zoo has served more than 42 million people since opening in 1962 and more than 1.4 million people visit

As a non-profit charitable organization the Phoenix Zoo provides experiences that inspire people and motivate them to care for the natural world.

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Founded: November 1962
Parking: Parking Lot

Categories: Educational Organization, Environmental Conservation, Non-Profit Organization, Zoo, Zoo & Aquarium




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Past Events

Phoenix NEDA Walk 2019

Phoenix NEDA Walk 2019
06:00 am - 03/17/2019

At Phoenix Zoo

1 mile walk around the Phoenix Zoo to Spread awareness about eating disorders. There will be educational speakers, raffle, kids craft booth, refreshments, DJ, fun...

Día del Niño

Día del Niño
09:00 am - 04/29/2018

At Phoenix Zoo

CELEBRACIÓN! Celebrate children, animals and Hispanic culture at one of our biggest events! Día del Niño presented by Salt River Project is back featuring a...

Party for the Planet Earth Day Celebration

Party for the Planet Earth Day Celebration
09:00 am - 04/14/2018

At Phoenix Zoo

Join ATRS Recycling at a Party for the Planet this Earth Day at the Phoenix Zoo presented by Salt River Project! We will be curbside collecting: *All clothing...

Party for the Planet

Party for the Planet
09:00 am - 04/14/2018

At Phoenix Zoo

Join us at a Party for the Planet this Earth Day at the Phoenix Zoo presented by Salt River Project! Let’s “Party for the Planet” with Earth-friendly games...

Arizona Oral Cancer Walk 2018

Arizona Oral Cancer Walk 2018
06:30 am - 04/07/2018

At Phoenix Zoo

Roars & Pours

Roars & Pours
05:30 pm - 04/05/2018

At Phoenix Zoo

Swing by for a happy hour with a wild side – Roars & Pours at the Phoenix Zoo! $10/ticket | featuring Hop Valley Brewing Co. and ALT AZ 93-3 Guests 21 and older...

Arizona Gives Day

Arizona Gives Day
12:01 am - 04/03/2018

At Phoenix Zoo

Arizona Gives Day is a state and nationwide, 24-hour, online giving campaign on April 3, 2018, that helps people find, learn about, and contribute to causes they...

F4B: Out & About @ The Zoo

F4B: Out & About @ The Zoo
11:00 am - 03/23/2018

At Phoenix Zoo

Join us for our next play date at the Phoenix Zoo where the kids can be as loud and run around as much as their little hearts desire!! Hopefully the weather stays...

Zoo Move & Groove: 5K and Festival

Zoo Move & Groove: 5K and Festival
07:00 am - 03/10/2018

At Phoenix Zoo

Join the Phoenix Zoo for a day of moving and grooving for the animals! Races - Competitive 5K (starts at 8 a.m.) - One-mile Leisure Loop (starts at 8:15 a.m.,...

Dinos After Dark

Dinos After Dark
06:00 pm - 03/02/2018

At Phoenix Zoo

Come experience Dinosaurs in the Desert after the sun goes down! - $10 per person (ages 3 and above) - 2 and under are FREE - Current Members with a Dino Pass...

Roars & Pours

Roars & Pours
05:30 pm - 03/01/2018

At Phoenix Zoo

Back and better than ever! Swing by for a happy hour with a wild side – Roars & Pours at the Phoenix Zoo! Guests 21 and older can sip and stroll select Zoo trails...

Phoenix NEDA Walk 2018

Phoenix NEDA Walk 2018
06:00 am - 02/25/2018

At Phoenix Zoo

1 mile walk around the Phoenix Zoo to support NEDA and Eating Disorder Awareness. Includes Speakers, t-shirts, refreshments, amazing raffle, kids craft station,...

Phx Zoo: Photoshoot

Phx Zoo: Photoshoot
09:00 am - 02/17/2018

At Phoenix Zoo

Meet Us At The Zoo

Meet Us At The Zoo
08:45 am - 02/17/2018

At Phoenix Zoo

The entrance will be $7 per person . Kids 2 years old and under will be free . We do need the money before February Friday the 16 so that we can purchase the tickets...

Dino Date Night (SOLD OUT!)

Dino Date Night (SOLD OUT!)
07:00 pm - 02/14/2018

At Phoenix Zoo

Looking for a unique experience this Valentine’s Day? Make some memories and fossilize your love for eternity at Dino Date Night! 7 – 9 p.m. | $80 per couple ~...

Teen Career Conference

Teen Career Conference
10:00 am - 02/10/2018

At Phoenix Zoo

What do you want to do when you grow up? The Phoenix Zoo is excited to once again host its Teen Career Conference! This is an opportunity for teens and their parents...

Wild Arizona!

Wild Arizona!
09:00 am - 02/10/2018

At Phoenix Zoo

Join us as we celebrate Arizona statehood and amazing native species! We'll have animal encounters, a bounce house, games, keeper talks, educational booths, crafts...

Pop-Up Nature Play Community Event - FREE!

Pop-Up Nature Play Community Event - FREE!
10:30 am - 01/07/2018

At Phoenix Zoo

Supported by The Association of Zoos and Aquariums Nature Play Begins at Your Zoo and Aquarium grant, this is a FREE community event hosted by the Phoenix Zoo! Families...

Night of the Three Kings / Noche de Reyes Magos

Night of the Three Kings / Noche de Reyes Magos
05:30 pm - 01/06/2018

At Phoenix Zoo

¡Ya vienen los Reyes Magos! | Night of the Three Kings Celebrate Noche de Reyes Magos! This Latino holiday commemorates the day when the three wise men followed...

ZooLights Presented by SRP: January

ZooLights Presented by SRP: January
05:30 pm - 01/01/2018

At Phoenix Zoo

ZooLights presented by Salt River Project and powered by SRP EarthWise Energy shines with millions of lights, a three-story lighted tree, hundreds of glimmering...

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