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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.

Early Closing Aug. 27

The Zoo will close at 12pm on Saturday, August 27
to prepare for Brew at the Zoo, an evening fundraiser. Those who enter before noon will have until 2pm to enjoy the Zoo.

Brew at the Zoo is officially sold out. Join us again in 2017.

Day of Honor Discount

On Sunday, September 11, the Zoo will honor the men and women who serve our nation and communities with a special Day of Honor, with free admission for veterans and members of our armed forces, active and retired police, fire and ambulance personnel, and emergency responders (identification of active or retired status must be shown to receive free admission), as well as half-price admission for up to three guests.

Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

Join us from October 6 - November 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.

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Banjo the Baby Skink

Banjo is a baby prehensile-tailed skink that was born on March 13. Visit Banjo and mom and dad in the Adaptations building!

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