The Elmwood Park Zoo is a premier zoo destination in Philadelphia, PA. It provides fun things to do in the Philadelphia area for children and parents alike. It was established in 1924 by a local farmer in the borough of Norristown and today, it is owned and operated by the Norristown Zoological Society. They currently maintain a collection of over 100 species of animals at the Elmwood Park Zoo. Some of the species include golden and bald eagles, gray wolves, howler monkeys, and much more. This summer, the Elmwood Park Zoo is offering Treetop Adventures, which features over 70 challenge games and zip lines for the whole family.