On top of more than 4,000 types of animals that can be seen here, you can see that there is a large emphasis on making sure the animals live in environments that are similar to their natural habitats, as close as possible to what it would be like for them if they were growing up in nature. This is how visitors can walk between the Arabic Desert to the African Savannah, and in a few steps to the rain forests on the island of Madagascar.
Besides watching the animals at the Bronx Zoo, which was established in 1899, there are a variety of activities for children, that enriches their experiences and visit, experiences that are gathering speed around zoos all over the world.
Do not miss the butterfly garden, there butterflies fly around to the sound of classical music.
Arrive as early as possible, to ensure that you have enough time to enjoy all the attractions.