Milwaukee County Zoo
One of the top zoos in the nation, the Milwaukee County Zoo is home to approximately 1,700 mammals, birds, reptiles, fish and invertebrates representing more than 350 species. Get up close and hand feed giraffes in the Miller Brewing Company Giraffe Experience. Ride the Sky Safari, a 35-foot-high sky ride, for a relaxing flight featuring views of several animals in their outdoor exhibits. Live shows, tram and train rides, a children's petting zoo, carousel, pony and camel rides are among the Zoo's many attractions. Interact, feed and swim with sea lions through the Oceans of Fun Aquatic Adventures program.
Hours of Operation
Open Jan-Feb & Nov-Dec, weekdays 9:30am-2:30pm, weekends 9:30am- 4:30pm; Mar-May & Sept-Oct daily 9am-4:30pm; MD- LD daily 9am-5pm. Call for free dates.
Articles: Milwaukee County Zoo
Wisconsin is home to many wonderful zoos filled with animals from all over the world to enjoy. While it is always a great time to visit these zoos, here are some special exhibits to check out happening at the Milwaukee County Zoo, Henry Vilas Zoo and Irvine Park Zoo. Read More
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