Oakland Zoo Activities & Things To DoGo wild for amazing animals at the Oakland Zoo! The historic zoo offers an up-close look at more than 400 animals, which you can see roaming 500 acres of lush, naturalistic landscape. Give kids the ultimate adventure on the zoo's train, or take them for a sky ride that overlooks the animal enclosures, plus there's also a children's ride area. Bring a picnic lunch, or dine at the Island Café, Safari Café, African Savanna Café, or the Madagascar Trading Post.
Hours -Daily 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Prices -Adults: $13.75; Children 2-14, Seniors 65+: $9.75
Events -Harvesters and Hibernators, Boo at the Zoo, Feast for the Beasts
- Children's Rides
- The Sky Ride
- Animal Feedings
- Wildlife Theater
- Children's Zoo