10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Grounds close at 5 p.m.

Watch the Zoo on WXXI's Homework Hotline

5:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays, September through April

Homework Hotline is a statewide educational show on PBS where
students can call in to get help with homework. It is shown on eight stations through New York State
as well as streamed through their Web site, with 240,000 viewers per year.

The Zoo has partnered with this program for the past decade, presenting an animal ambassador
and educating on conservation as well as spreading the word about the Zoo's many events. 

Upcoming Homework Hotline dates:

September 15, 2015


October 6, 2015


November 3, 2015


December 1, 2015


January 6, 2016


February 2, 2016

Spotted turtle

March 2, 2016


April 5, 2016

Barred owl

Click the video links below to view a few of our past Homework Hotline visits:


Boa constrictor

Southern three-banded armadillo

Ornate horned frog

For more information on Homework Hotline, click here.