Update – We are open
January 5, 2021 – High Park Zoo is open
🐑Reservations are not required
🐑 Visitor capacity is reduced to 75 per cent
🐑Staff will be on-site to monitor the safe operation of the zoo, which includes:
– one-way foot-traffic
– physical distancing
– fencing and signage to help control the pace and flow of visitors
Update to Hours and Gate Access
November, 2021 – Our winter opening hours during the COVID pandemic are 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.
The Zoo can now be accessed via both the north gate and the east gate.
COVID social distancing guidelines remain in effect: please keep a 2 metre distance from other visitors and zoo workers to allow them to perform their work safely.
High Park Zoo Awarded $2.6M in Project Funding
April 13, 2021: Friends of High Park Zoo (FHPZ) is pleased to announce that, in partnership with the City of Toronto, $2.6 million in Government of Canada and Province of Ontario infrastructure funding has been secured for our $3.6 million High Park Recreational Trail Improvements project in High Park Zoo.