# Elmwood park zoo
Tour of the Elmwood Park Zoo in Norristown, PA: Local Philly Things To Do With Kids
The Philadelphia Zoo gets a lot of attention, but have you visited the Elmwood Park Zoo in Norristown, PA? Located just 40 minutes northwest of Philadelphia, the Elmwood Park Zoo features over 100 exotic and endangered animals. It is the perfect day trip for families. We visited the zoo in April 2021... and it SNOWED! Have you visited the Elmwood Park Zoo? Let us know in the comments below what your favorite animal is!