The Seneca Park Zoo is a but a small part of the greater 297-acre Seneca Park, designed by Frederick Law Olmsted in 1893. There is a trout pond surrounded by pavilions, a playground and hiking trails that take you up close with the Genesee River.
Olmsted Trail South, 0.7 mi. (one way)
Olmsted Trail North, 1 mi. (one way)
This trail leads along the river nearly to Lake Ontario, with three optional descents to the riverside.
Seneca Park Zoo
The zoo is open all year long, and is continuously upgrading facilities and adding exhibits. “A Step into Africa,” a 2006 addition, features African Lions and Elephants.