Philadelphia Zoo
3400 West Girard Avenue
PA 19104-1139 Philadelphia
Tel.: 1-215-243-1100 FAX: 1-215-243-5385
Their EMail:
Look at their web site: Philadelphia Zoo

Member of the organisations:- AZA; WAZA; ISIS
AZA accredited: YES
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Total area of Zoo/Aquarium : 15.00 hectares
Entrance fee for adults is US$ 14.95
Entrance fee for children is US$ 12.95
Children = 2-11. Winter rates much cheaper
Aproximately 1282059 visitors annually
175 staff are employed at the institution
Number of animals: 1547 in 377 species
109 species of mammals
136 species of birds
94 species of reptiles
38 species of amphibians
0 species of fish
0 species of invertebrates
 Director: Alexander Hoskins
 Head Vets: Keith Hinshaw & Donna Ialeggio
 Animal Questions: Ask-a-Docent service provided by the Docent Council:  email:
 Conservation and Science: Phone:  215-243-5347, email:
 Development Office: Phone  215-243-5330, email:  developmentoffice@phillyzoo.
 Facilities Rentals and Catered Events, Operated in partnership with the Wood
 Co.   Phone 215-243-5628, email:
 Gift Shop, Operated in partnership with Service Systems Associates, Phone 215-
 243-5706  Fax  215-243-5720,  email:
 Group Sales,  Phone  215-243-5224,  email:
 Guest Relations: Phone:  215-243-5217,  email:
 Human Resources: Phone 215-243-5276,  email:
 Media Relations: Phone: 215-243-5356 Fax: 215-243-5385,  email:
 Membership Services: Phone: 215-243-5254,  email:
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Information last updated on : 1 SEP 03
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