The San Francisco Zoo is located at the end of Sloat Boulevard at Ocean Beach since 1929. It’s been evolving over time from “animals in cages” to mostly animals in natural habitat. It’s definitely worth a visit, and kids have a great time.
The San Francisco Zoo spans over 125 acres of park-like grounds and includes a carousel, steam train, playground, and a special children’s zoo, along with the animal exhibits and eating places.
There are various attractions inside like: Penguin Island, Steam Train, Antique Carousel, The Lion House, Small Animal Habitats, etc.
Visiting Hours for Zoo is : Daily 10 am to 5 pm. (Winter hours, Nov 7-Mar 12: daily 10 am to 4 pm.)
Children (4-14): $9
Under 4: free.
There are special Discounts for seniors and San Francisco residents (about $3 off).