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  • Coming Tuesday March 13th, The Ocelot of Oaxaca!
  • 9:00 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+)
    Driving Directions

    Featured Animals

    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


    Another relative of cranes and rails, this Central and South American forest bird is not related to true bitterns, which are herons. When alarmed, it

    Blue dacnis

    The nine species of Dacnis are specialized small tanagers that hunt for insects, eat berries and drink nectar. While some of them are rare, the Blue

    Black-necked swan

    This magnificent bird was first bred in captivity, in Europe, more than 160 years ago, and his been highly prized in zoos and important private collec

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