The Orange County Zoo is a small friendly zoo in the middle of Irvine Park. The zoo focuses on animals and plants from the southewestern United States. Animals on exhibit include black bears, mountain lions, bald eagle, island foxes, ocelot, red-tailed hawk, great horned owls, porcupine, coyotes, turkey vultures, coati and more. The zoo also features a barnyard with domestic goats, jacob sheep, pot-bellied pigs, doves and pheasants.
Location: 1 Irvine Park Road, Orange, CA 92869
Tel: (714) 973-6847
Hours: weekdays 10 am - 3:30 pm; weekends 10 am - 4:30 pm
Parking: $3 on weekdays, $5 on weekends
Admission: $2 per person; Ages 2 years and under are free