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815 West Wabash Avenue
Eureka, CA 95501
Reservations: 815 West Wabash Avenue, Eureka, CA 95501
Opening Summer 2013
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Eureka Sequoia Park Zoo at California

Sequoia Park Zoo

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3414 W StreetEurekaCalifornia95503
Category: Attractions
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Sequoia Park Zoo

The Sequoia Park Zoo in Eureka is California's oldest zoo and also one of the smallest in the country. Surrounded by majestic redwood forests on a serene 5-acre park, the Sequoia Park Zoo is home to a variety of smaller animals, such as red pandas, tropical birds, spider monkeys, cotton-topped tamarins, and an American black bear. Visitors can enjoy fun attractions at the zoo, like a walk-through aviary and petting zoo, eat at the café or shop for souvenirs at the gift shop.


Hours -

Tuesday-Sunday, 10am-5pm; Summer hours daily, 10am-5pm (Memorial Day-Labor Day)

Prices -

$6 adults, $4 children (age 3-12), $5 seniors and active military.


  • Conservation Lecture Series
  • Great Zoo Egg-stravaganza
  • Brew at the Zoo
  • Zootini
  • Boo at the Zoo


  • Zoo Snooze overnight campouts
  • Summer day camps
  • Animal Exhibits
  • Zoo Café
  • Zoo Gift Shop

Sequoia Park Zoo Café & Gift Shop

If you've worked up an appetite exploring at the zoo, stop by the Zoo Café. You can fuel up on family friendly choices like juicy burgers, hearty chili, spicy garlic fries, and fresh sandwiches or get a boost at the café's espresso bar. The Zoo Café; is open from 11am-4pm on open zoo days. After lunch, stop by the Zoo Gift Shop for souvenirs, games, books, stuffed animals, fair trade gifts, and eco-friendly products. The Zoo Gift Shop is open from 10am-4pm on open zoo days.

Sequoia Park Zoo Admission

Admission to the Sequoia Park Zoo is $6 for adults, $4 for children aged 3-12 and $5 for seniors and active military. Visitors can take advantage of half-price admission every Wednesday and take $1 off admission prices with reduced winter season tickets from October to April.


  • Which exhibits are fan favorites?

    The red pandas, spider monkeys and flamingoes are big hits with visitors. Kids especially like the petting zoo and reptile exhibits.
  • How long would it take to tour the entire zoo?

    The zoo is small enough to visit in an hour, but some kids might enjoy staying longer to see everything. The Zoo is also surrounded by Sequoia forest, which makes for great exploring and a fun way to extend your visit.

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Driving Direction to Sequoia Park Zoo From GET DIRECTIONS or Holiday Inn Express & Suites Eureka