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San Diego Zoo Safari Park

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The San Diego Zoo Safari Park is an expansive wildlife sanctuary that is home to more than 3,500 animals representing more than 400 species. Its renowned botanical collection represents 3,500 species and 1.5 million specimens. Over half of the Park’s 1,800 acres (730 hectares) have been set aside as protected native species habitat. It is located 30 miles (48 kilometers) north of downtown San Diego in the San Pasqual Valley near Escondido, California.

The Safari Park is the sister facility of the San Diego Zoo.

HOURS OF OPERATION:
Summer Hours/Summer Safari (June 29–August 18): 9 a.m.–7 p.m.
Summer Hours (August 19–September 2): 9 a.m.–6 p.m.
Summer/Fall Hours (September 3–November 28): 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Fall Hours/Thanksgiving Weekend (November 29–December 1): 9 a.m.–6 p.m.
Fall/Winter Hours (December 2–25): 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Winter Hours (December 26–31): 9 a.m.–6 p.m.

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PARKING:
$10 per vehicle, $15 for RV. Diamond Club membership and up receives free parking: all other members receive a $3 discount with valid ID. Preferred parking is available on weekends and holidays for an additional $10.

ABOUT SAN DIEGO ZOO GLOBAL:
San Diego Zoo Global is a not-for-profit organization that operates the San Diego Zoo, the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, and San Diego Zoo Institute for Conservation Research.

San Diego Zoo Global is the largest zoological membership association in the world, with more than 250,000 member households and 130,000 child memberships, representing more than a half million people. Members enjoy free admission to the Zoo and the Safari Park, a subscription to the monthly magazine ZOONOOZ, and other benefits. Both Zoo and Park are open every day of the year.

Upcoming events at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Ongoing events at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Event Time Category

Butterfly Jungle At San Diego Zoo Safari Park: April 5-27, 2014

Every Sunday
8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

Butterfly Jungle At San Diego Zoo Safari Park: April 5-27, 2014

Every Monday
8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

Butterfly Jungle At San Diego Zoo Safari Park: April 5-27, 2014

Every Tuesday
8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

Butterfly Jungle At San Diego Zoo Safari Park: April 5-27, 2014

Every Wednesday
8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

Butterfly Jungle At San Diego Zoo Safari Park: April 5-27, 2014

Every Thursday
8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

Butterfly Jungle At San Diego Zoo Safari Park: April 5-27, 2014

Every Friday
8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

Butterfly Jungle At San Diego Zoo Safari Park: April 5-27, 2014

Every Saturday
8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

Butterfly Jungle At San Diego Zoo Safari Park: March 16 - April 17, 2013

Every Sunday
8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

Butterfly Jungle At San Diego Zoo Safari Park: March 16 - April 17, 2013

Every Monday
8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

Butterfly Jungle At San Diego Zoo Safari Park: March 16 - April 17, 2013

Every Tuesday
8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

Butterfly Jungle At San Diego Zoo Safari Park: March 16 - April 17, 2013

Every Wednesday
8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

Butterfly Jungle At San Diego Zoo Safari Park: March 16 - April 17, 2013

Every Thursday
8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

Butterfly Jungle At San Diego Zoo Safari Park: March 16 - April 17, 2013

Every Friday
8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

Butterfly Jungle At San Diego Zoo Safari Park: March 16 - April 17, 2013

Every Saturday
8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

San Diego Zoo Safari Park Presents 'Rise Of The Jack O'Lanterns'

Every Sunday
6:15 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Animals

San Diego Zoo Safari Park Presents 'Rise Of The Jack O'Lanterns'

Every Friday
6:15 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. Animals

San Diego Zoo Safari Park Presents 'Rise Of The Jack O'Lanterns'

Every Saturday
6:15 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. Animals

San Diego Zoo Safari Park’s Summer Camp 2013: Grades 1-2

Every Monday
9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Animals

San Diego Zoo Safari Park’s Summer Camp 2013: Grades 1-2

Every Tuesday
9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Animals

San Diego Zoo Safari Park’s Summer Camp 2013: Grades 1-2

Every Wednesday
9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Animals

San Diego Zoo Safari Park’s Summer Camp 2013: Grades 1-2

Every Thursday
9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Animals

San Diego Zoo Safari Park’s Summer Camp 2013: Grades 1-2

Every Friday
9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Animals

Summer Safari: Asian Celebration Presented By LivingSocial Jun 21- Aug 17, 2014

Every Sunday
9 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

Summer Safari: Asian Celebration Presented By LivingSocial Jun 21- Aug 17, 2014

Every Monday
9 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

Summer Safari: Asian Celebration Presented By LivingSocial Jun 21- Aug 17, 2014

Every Tuesday
9 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

Summer Safari: Asian Celebration Presented By LivingSocial Jun 21- Aug 17, 2014

Every Wednesday
9 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

Summer Safari: Asian Celebration Presented By LivingSocial Jun 21- Aug 17, 2014

Every Thursday
9 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

Summer Safari: Asian Celebration Presented By LivingSocial Jun 21- Aug 17, 2014

Every Friday
9 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

Summer Safari: Asian Celebration Presented By LivingSocial Jun 21- Aug 17, 2014

Every Saturday
9 a.m. - 7 p.m. Animals

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