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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.
Featured Activities
NEW! Armadillo Encounters
Open daily, Noon - 2:00 pm

Get up-close with the Zoo's adorable nine/six-banded armadillos! Watch the armadillos walk around as you learn and explore these fascinating creatures. You can even touch their natural armor, and take photos. Please note encounters are weather permitting.

Brew at the Zoo (21+)
Saturday, August 25 | 5 - 8 pm

Sample more than 170 beers from 80+ brewers, enjoy live music, animal encounters and more at R.I's largest outdoor beer festival. *$50 ADVANCED SPECIAL - available until August 24. This event sells out every year, get your tickets TODAY!

Food Truck Friday is back!
At Carousel Village | Fridays, May 4 - Sept 28

End your week with some of the best food trucks in R.I. Experience an array of delicious foods from a variety of vendors. The Carousel is open for rides, as are other Carousel Village activities - weather permitting.