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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.

World Elephant Day
Cancelled for Sunday, August 12

The Zoo's Textron Elephant Barn tours in celebration of World Elephant Day have been cancelled due to weather.

Food Truck Friday is back!
At Carousel Village | Fridays, Now - 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.