The accessibility chart below provides an overview of services and facilities that are available for Central Park Zoo guests with disabilities. Please consult the current map, distributed at the entrance gate, for additional park information and schedules.

All buildings are wheelchair-accessible.

Exhibits Steep Hill Rough Terrain Touch Exhibit Low Light Stairs Assistive Listening
Tropic Zone X X X*
Red Panda X
Snow Monkey
Snow Leopard X X
Bears X X
Penguins & Sea Birds X
Central Garden
Tisch Children's Zoo X X X
4-D Theater X X

*Elevator access available to Tropic Zone mezzanine.

A limited number of free wheelchairs are available on a first come, first served basis. Ask any Admissions or Security staff for assistance.

Security & First Aid

In case of emergency, or when in need of first aid, please notify Security at (212) 439-6557.

Service Animals

Guests who rely on service animals may bring them into the Zoo, provided that the animals remain properly leashed. Guests are solely responsible for the care and control of their animals.

For more information, please call the Zoo at (212) 439-6500.

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