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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.

Please Note: Beyond the Fence nature trail is closed due to construction.




Spring Festival at the Carousel

Welcome spring at the Roger Williams Park Zoo's Spring Festival at Carousel Village on Saturday, April 8 (rain/shine). Meet the Easter Bunny, enjoy animal encounters with some of the Zoo's ambassador animals, take unlimited carousel rides and enjoy endless jumps in the bounce house. Don't miss a pop-up interactive art wall, exhibitors, coloring activities and more! Advance tickets online are $7. Remaining tickets sold at the door day of the event are $8. Pony rides will be available, weather permitting, at an additional cost of $5.

Click here to purchase tickets


As a member of Roger Williams Park Zoo, your
adventure begins the minute you walk through the
gates. From animal encounters to fun in Hasbro’s
Our Big Backyard, something is always happening
at the Zoo. Your support also helps continue the
vital work we accomplish daily including species
preservation, conservation and education as well as
critical work in our community and beyond.

Party for the Planet

Roger Williams Park Zoo is hosting the ever-popular Party for the Planet, a full week of fun for families to share. The event will run from April 17-21, during the public school vacation week for many students in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut. Each day, guests will enjoy special events, programming highlighting conservation, and the environment. Families will also experience interesting animal encounters with the Zoo’s education wild animal ambassadors, entertainment, games, and music, as well as special “Keeper Talks” to learn more from the zookeepers about exhibit animals. Party for the Planet activities run from 10 am to 4:00 pm each day and are free with Zoo admission.

Owl Charm supports Zoo work

Alex and Ani will donate 20% from each Ode to the Owl Charm sold to provide science and environmental education programs to over 30,000 children from pre-school through high school.


Ode to the Owl Charm Bangle

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