One of the oldest zoos in the country, Roger Williams Park Zoo is located in Providence, RI amid a beautiful, 40-acre park setting.
Fall & Winter Hours
From October 1, 2016 to March 31, 2017, the Zoo will be open from 10am to 4pm, with the last admission at 3:30pm.
NEW: Weekend tickets are sold online only.
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 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.
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.Visit Our YouTube Channel