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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.
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The Zoo is Hiring!
Full-time, part-time, and seasonal positions available.

Ever wonder what it might be like to (literally) work at a zoo? Roger Williams Park Zoo offers a wide variety of career opportunities, from accounting to zoo keeping and everything in between. 

RWPZoo 2018 Youth Art Contest
Calling All Budding Artists!

In celebration of Endangered Species Day (May 18) the Zoo is accepting art entries from local students in the New England area depicting threatened/endangered species. Entries must be submitted online by March 16, 2018.

Weekends at the Carousel
Open Weekends, noon - 4:00 pm

After a visit to the Zoo, stop by Carousel Village - just a 1/4 mile away and fun for the whole family! Ride the Carousel or enjoy the fully accessible outdoor Hasbro Boundless Playground open daily all year. (Credit: N. Miller/GoProvidence)