Fossas are the largest mammalian carnivores on the island of Madagascar, but have been on the endangered list since 2000. It is estimated that less than 2,500 fossas remain in the wild.

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Out of Town

Grey Wolf by Megan Mullin

Are you planning on staying for the night after having a wild adventure at the zoo? Visit the Syracuse Convention & Visitors Bureau for a complete listing of hotels, restaurants and attractions.

Interested in visiting the surrounding counties? Here are some other helpful links:

To make things easier for out-of-town visitors, these hotels have established some fun, affordable zoo packages:

  • The Maplewood Inn
    400 Seventh North Street, Liverpool, NY  13088
    Tel: (315) 451-1511

Here are some other hotels that are close-by and easy to find:

  • Genesee Grande
    1060 East Genesee Street Syracuse, New York 13210
    Tel: (315) 476-4212 or (800) 365-HOME
  • Homewood Suites by Hilton Syracuse/Liverpool
    275 Elwood Davis Rd., Liverpool, New York, United States 13088
    Tel: (315) 451-3800
  • Ramada Inn
    1305 Buckley Road, Syracuse, New York 13212
    Tel: (315) 457- 8670        
  • Ramada Limited
    6590 Thompson Road Syracuse, New York 13206
    Tel: (315) 463- 0202
  • United Inn
    1308 Buckley Road, North Syracuse, New York 13212
    Tel: (315) 451-1212