Orange County Zoo

See a variety of animals and plants native to the southwestern United States. The zoo also features a barnyard.

School group tours, toddler program, scout group program, guided tours and audio tours available. Visit their website for story times and special events.

Look out for the discovery cart where guests can see and touch educational artifacts.

Open daily. Admission: $2, free for ages 2 and under. Parking, $3-10. Located inside Irvine Regional Park.