Tickets for Bronx Zoo: Holiday Lights Tickets

Wonder at the Bronx Zoo Holiday Lights this Christmas

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Starting time: 16:30
Wheelchair accessible: A limited number of wheelchairs and strollers are available for rent
Smartphone tickets accepted

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What's included

Entrance to the Bronx Zoo Holiday Lights event
Access to the nightly ice carving demonstrations and to the live carving competitions on Fridays
Access to the wildlife theater

What's not included

Parking (available at an extra cost)
Access to the zoo
  • Get your Bronx Zoo Holiday Lights tickets and enjoy multiple lantern-lit safaris
  • See an amazing array of animal artworks and artistic light shows
  • Get your fill of delicious festive treats and see carvers creating wild ice statues

The Bronx Zoo's holiday lights add a little extra sparkle to the holiday season. With custom-designed animal lanterns, immersive light displays, and animated light shows set up across the zoo, you'll get to feel the magic of Christmas before the big day arrives.

While you're walking through the zoo, enjoy classic Christmas hits, seasonal treats, and festive entertainment. Expect to see 260 lanterns representing 70 plant and animal species, lights every which way, colorful tunnels, and holiday decor!

Keep an eye out for larger-than-life lanterns representing reptiles like toads and turtles, as well as butterflies, sunbirds, and even snails.

Insider tip

To make sure you get the most out of your Bronx Zoo Christmas, wrap up warm. It's cold out there, and there will be absolutely no cuddling up to the bears and gorillas for warmth!

  • This is a direct entry ticket. Proceed directly to the Southern Boulevard or Bronx River gate. This ticket may be presented on a mobile device.
  • This ticket is only valid on the specified date and time.
  • No re-entry permitted
  • Some areas may include intense audio, UV lighting, extremely low visibility, strobe lights, fog, and/or special effects. It is not recommended for guests who are claustrophobic, pregnant, are prone to seizures, or have heart and/or respiratory problems
  • Pets or therapy dogs are not allowed in. Only service animals are allowed
  • Check Holiday Lights at the Bronx Zoo for more details.
  • Please check Visitor Rules before your visit
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Bronx Zoo
2300,Southern Boulevard, 10460, New York
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