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Winter Wonder Days Coming to Roger Williams Park Zoo

Guests will enjoy half-priced admission in January and February

Providence, R.I. – A winter visit to the Zoo is a unique way to beat cabin fever, and during Winter Wonder Days in January and February, Zoo goers will enjoy half-priced admission. Cold-hardy animals like snow leopards, Sichuan takin, red pandas and others are more likely to be active,...

Endangered Species “Vanishing” at Roger Williams Park Zoo

 The “vanishing” animals are part of a national effort to highlight the growing extinction crisis.

Providence, R.I. – May 15, 2015 – Today is the 10th Anniversary of Endangered Species Day, and to highlight the growing importance of working on saving endangered species from extinction, Roger Williams Park Zoo will have two...

Roger Williams Park Zoo Opens an Outdoor Play and Nature Exploration Area

Features Hasbro’s Our Big Backyard and the CVS Caremark All Kids Can Treehouse

Providence, RI— Today at Roger Williams Park Zoo, the ribbon was cut at the opening of Hasbro’s Our Big Backyard, an outdoor play and nature exploration area for children and their families. The innovative play space was funded in part by a lead grant from the...

Sichuan Takin exhibit opened at Roger Williams Park Zoo

The two males are the only ones of their species in the North East

Providence, RI – Follow the Marco Polo Trek at Roger Williams Park Zoo and take advantage of a rare opportunity to see Sichuan takin, the only ones of their kind in the entire Northeast.  Takin are impressive in appearance with large horns, prominent moose-like snouts, and powerful...