The San Francisco Zoo is located at 1 Zoo Road and operates daily from 10 am to 5pm (the San Francisco Zoo is open on all holidays). It's a
great family activity for San Francisco visitors; inexpensive; and a lot of fun. The zoo can be reached at 415-753-7080. Public transit to the zoo includes the
following Muni bus lines: L-Taraval, #18 - 46th Avenue; and #23 Monterey.
Zebras, donkeys, goats, and al-paca's include petting areas for some hooved animals your kids can enjoy.
The San Francisco Zoo is a great way to relax and spend the way -- especially for a family or children's activity. The Zoo's location near the
ocean makes it cool year-round versus other cities zoos that can be boiling hot. The animals are a good selection -- not world class, but very respectable and
easy to see. We recommend the San Francisco Zoo as a family activity for your visit to San Francisco. Allow about four hours to see the zoo fully in a relaxing