Sarasota Jungle Gardens

Family owned and operated, Sarasota Jungle Gardens has been delighting visitors since 1939. It's a 10 acre tropical oasis just North of downtown Sarasota and is designed to bring out the nature enthusiast and kid in all of us. Enjoy interactive animal shows featuring parrots, reptiles and other animals. Over 200 animals onsite with many opportunities for up close experiences. Hand feed free roaming flamingos, see an alligator, pet a skunk or stroll beautiful nature trails. Gift Shop, playground and café on site too.



Baby-changing station, Bus Parking, Concessions, Covered Pavilion, First Aid Station, Food/Beverage Service, Gift Shop, Internet Connectivity - Wi-fi, Multilingual Staff, Parking, Restrooms

Average Visit Time

2 - 3 hours, Full day, Half day

Contact Information

Group Sales Email:, Group Sales Phone Number: 941-355-1112 ext. 307



Dining Type


Disabled Traveler Information

ADA Compliant, Disability Accessible, Handicapped Parking, Scooter/Wheelchair Rentals, Wheelchair-accessible Transportation, Wheelchair-friendly


AAA Discount, Group Discount, Senior Citizen Discount

Guest Information

Children Allowed, Family Friendly, LGBT Friendly, Wireless (Wi-Fi)

Hours of Operation

Hours: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily, Open Year-Round

Meeting Space Information

Capacity for Largest Meeting Room: 125, Dining/Meeting Hall, Outdoor Event Venues, Total Number of Meeting Rooms, Total Sq Ft of Largest Meeting Room: 2200