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Community-supported since 1888, the Oregon Zoo is a world leader in animal welfare and conservation, connecting more than 1.6 million visitors with the world of wildlife every year. Open every day of the year except Dec. 25.
The Oregon Zoo is such a fun place to go. It's the place to go when your great- niece comes to visit. The animals are well cared for, and seeing them in nearly natural habitats is refreshing. Watching the otters is my favorite. The caretakers...More
This is a great way to spend a few hours in Portland. It is located in Washington Park and can be reached by car or the Tri-Met train from downtown on the Red or Blue line. The Zoo is well done and I like the...More
A really great day here...it was sooooo hot... animals all looked well cared for and nice big habitats... great place for families...the elephant area and the meerkats were my favorite...must visit again as they were doing work to improve habitats..
We loved the environments and enclosures of all the animals, and were impressed by so many of them that included the ability to peer into their “dens”. We did miss out on a lot of the animals, however, because of the time of year.
The zoo does a good job of blending into the landscape and for setting up regionalized exhibits. They are under going multiple construction and expansion projects over the next 1-2 years, so it is only set to improve. This being said, they are low on...More
What an unexpected treasure the Oregon Zoo was for our Portland Trip. My girlfriend and I love going to zoos. So it's safe to say that we've seen our share of animal sanctuaries. But when we visited the Oregon Zoo as part of our Portland...More
We were easily able to park, tho buses go there as does Uber. We thoroughly enjoyed the way the path takes you all around the park, and older or disabled can request rides. The food and coffee available was great and snacks like elephant ears...More
New to the area and thought I'd take the kids to the Zoo for our first visit. Such a clean and beautiful facility. Stopped for lunch at the AfriCafe and had the burger. Amazing...pleasantly surprised by the quality! Not a "fast food" style burger. The...More
I have been an active supporter of the Oregon Zoo for 20 years. Unfortunately, I have moved out of the area and my visits are less frequent. Outstanding facility that keeps improving especially in the area of education and animal enclosures. The special events are...More