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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.

Spectacular Early Closing


Due to weather-related technical difficulties, the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular will be closing at 8:30pm, with last admission at 8pm. The display will open again tomorrow, Friday, October 24, during its normal hours.

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Spooky Zoo on Oct. 25 & 26

Join us for Spooky Zoo on Oct. 25 & 26, and enjoy frightfully fun activities, including the trick-or-treat trail, pumpkin treats for the animals, creepy-crawly animal encounters, a games area, roaming costumed characters, and more! Activities run from 10am - 3pm, and are free with Zoo admission. Kids ages 3 - 12 who come in costume get in for half-price!

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Vote Yes on Question 7

This November voters of this wonderful state have the chance to support an investment in clean water, open space and parks and recreational facilities by voting yes on Question 7. This referendum includes $15 million for improvements at the Zoo. Funding will allow us to replace the old Tropical America exhibit with a new Rainforest building, build a new education center, and transform the current education building into a state-of-the-art reptile house.

As the Zoo continues to build, expand and improve, we need your support to ensure that your zoo remains a world class facility. On November 4th, please vote yes on 7!

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Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

A little preview of the pumpkin trail!

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