Riverview Park & Zoo

1300 Water Street
Peterborough, ON - K9J 7G4

Type: Zoos
(705) 748-9300
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Nestled along the scenic Otonabee River in Peterborough, Ontario, Riverview Park & Zoo offers a unique and affordable family-friendly experience. As Canada's only free-admission accredited zoo, it boasts over 150 animals representing diverse species from around the world. Witness majestic creatures like Amur tigers and snow leopards, playful primates like spider monkeys and lemurs, and a variety of native Canadian species like bears and otters.

Beyond the captivating animals, Riverview Park & Zoo offers a wealth of activities and attractions. Take a ride on the mini-train, explore the historic F-86 Sabre Jet exhibit, cool off in the splash pad during summer, or simply relax amidst the serene natural landscape. Children will delight in the playground and interactive exhibits, while educational presentations and animal encounters provide opportunities to learn about wildlife conservation.

Open daily from 8:30 AM until dusk, year-round, Riverview Park & Zoo offers an accessible and enjoyable experience for visitors of all ages. Ample free parking, picnic areas, and nearby restaurants make it the perfect destination for a day trip or a leisurely afternoon outing. So, come explore the wonders of the animal kingdom and discover the natural beauty of Riverview Park & Zoo – all for free!

This is the only zoo listed in Peterborough. There's also twelve attractions listed in this city in other categories. You will find the exact location of Riverview Park & Zoo on the map above. If you need any other information on Riverview Park & Zoo that is not listed here, please call (705) 748-9300 or visit their website.

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Opening Hours Summer Hours (May - Labor Day):Daily 8:30 am-dusk

Fall Hours (Labor Day - Thanksgiving):Daily 8:30 am-dusk

Winter Hours (Thanksgiving - April):Daily 8:30 am-dusk
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Fees Free Admission

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