Get us in your inbox


Brookfield Zoo

  • Attractions
  • Suburbs
  • price 1 of 4
  1. Brookfiled Zoo: Visit the polar bears in the Great Bear Wilderness area of Brookfield Zoo.

  2. Brookfield Zoo: While you visit the polar bears, you can comapre your height to the bear's height.

  3. Photograph: Brookfield Zoo
    Photograph: Brookfield Zoo

    Brookfield Zoo: Visit the bison in the Habitat Africa! The Savannah area of Brookfield Zoo.

  4. Photograph: Courtesy of the Brookfield Zoo
    Photograph: Courtesy of the Brookfield Zoo

    Brookfield Zoo: Visit Orangutans in the Tropic World at Brookfield Zoo.

  5. Brookfield Zoo:Kekasih and her mom Sophia are anticipating your visit through Tropic World.

  6. Brookfield Zoo: Visit African wild dog puppies in the Fragile Desert at Brookfield Zoo.

  7. Brookfield Zoo: Visitgiraffes in theHabitat Africa! The Savannah area of Brookfield Zoo.

  8. Photograph: Jim Schulz
    Photograph: Jim Schulz

    Brookfield Zoo: Visit this cute little guy while you are at Brookfield Zoo too.


Time Out says

Set on 216 acres, Brookfield is home to more than 2,500 animals representing nearly 410 species. See the orangutans, monkeys, gorillas and gibbons that populate Tropic World, one of the largest indoor mix-species exhibits in the country, or stroll through Great Bear Wilderness, which is home to grizzly and polar bears, Mexican gray wolves, bison and bald eagles


8400 31st Street
Train: Burlington/Santa Fe to Zoo Stop (Hollywood Station).
$16.95, children 3-11 and seniors $11.95, parking $10.
Opening hours:
Mon–Sun 10am–5pm.
Do you own this business?
Sign in & claim business

What’s on

Holiday Magic at Brookfield Zoo

  • Festivals

More than one million lights cover the trees, fences and structures in the Brookfield Zoo at this annual holiday event, which is open for its 41st year this season. Guests can walk through a 600-foot-long tunnel featuring colored lights synchronized to music, spot larger-than-life illuminated animal sculptures and warm up with concessions such as funnel cakes, pizza, spiced wine and hot cocoa. 

You may also like

    The best things in life are free.

    Get our free newsletter – it’s great.

    Loading animation
    Déjà vu! We already have this email. Try another?

    🙌 Awesome, you're subscribed!

    Thanks for subscribing! Look out for your first newsletter in your inbox soon!