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Hours

  • 10:00 am - 5:00 pm daily
  • Closed Christmas and Thanksgiving
  • Admission

    • Adult - $20.95 + tax
    • Child - $14.95 + tax (2 thru 12)
    • Child - free (under 2)
    • Senior - $16.95 + tax (65+)
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    Featured Animals

    Moorish idol

    Like toucans and macaws, this fish has become a quintessential symbol of the Tropics, appearing as all sorts of kitschy souvenirs and "decorations".

    Yellow-headed Amazon parrot

    This Mexican parrot has long been a popular pet, prized for its "talking" and "singing". This led to trappers stealing young birds from nests whereve

    Madagascar big-headed turtle

    This critically endangered freshwater turtle was long thought to be in the otherwise South American genus Podocmemis, which includes the Arrau

    Ornate hawk-eagle

    This beautiful bird has always been a rare exhibit. The DWA has had unusual success propagating this species. Young birds have white heads. Weighin

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    For Your Information

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