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One of the oldest zoos in the country, Roger Williams Park Zoo is located in Providence, RI amid a beautiful, 40-acre park setting.

Free Car Seat Safety Checks

Stop by the Zoo parking lot on Saturday, September 24 from 11am to 2pm for a free car seat safety check by AAA and the Injury Prevention Center at RI Hospital.

New Zoo-Cation Day Camps

A day off from school doesn’t have to mean a day off from learning, exploring, and making friends! These one-day camps on Oct. 10, and Nov. 8 & 11 will engage campers in a full day of crafts, hands-on and inquiry-driven activities, encounters with wild animal ambassadors, and a tour of the Zoo.

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Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

Join us from Oct. 6 - Nov. 6 for this amazing fall tradition: A nighttime display of 5,000 illuminated jack-o-lanterns all along our beautiful Wetlands Trail, with well over 100 of the pumpkins carved into veritable works of art. The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is presented by Citizens Bank. NEW: Weekend tickets are sold online only.

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Meet Polly, the Tree Kangaroo!

View some rare footage of our new baby Matschie's tree kangaroo, Polly, crawling into her mother, LaRoo's pouch right after birth. Polly is much larger now, and has been spending more and more time outside of LaRoo's pouch. You can see mom and baby in the World of Adaptations building.

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