endangered species carousel

Take a journey on the Endangered Species Carousel!

Each animal is handcrafted for an authentic, distinctive look. No two animal finishes are alike.

Choose a lion, elephant, zebra, mountain lion, rhino or even a sea dragon!

Note: Please make sure your child is dry and sand free before riding the carousel. Thank you.



Open Daily  |  9 a.m. – 5 p.m. (weather permitting)

Rides occur every 20 minutes
(first ride is at 9:10 a.m.)


$2 members

$3 general

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The Phoenix Zoo is one of the largest non-profit zoos in the U.S., caring for over 3,000 animals, with nearly 400 species represented, including many threatened/endangered species.