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Indian River Reptile Zoo

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great place to bring the kids

If you have kids...make sure to visit. Good store for souvenirs and cool stuff..realistic... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Susan S
The ONLY Reptile Zoo of its kind

You must pop in to the Reptile Zoo when you are in Peterborough. The most extensive collection of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Peterborough, Canada
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Indian River Reptile Zoo is unique in Canada and is one of the most modern and exciting specialized animal centers in the world! Here you can see snakes, lizards, monitors, alligators, turtles, crocodiles, and even special guest animals such as...more
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2206 RR#3 hwy# 7 | Indian River, Peterborough, Ontario K0L 2B0, Canada
+1 705-639-1443
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Reviewed 6 days ago

If you have kids...make sure to visit. Good store for souvenirs and cool stuff..realistic dinosaurs.. informative shows..lots of fun

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Susan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You must pop in to the Reptile Zoo when you are in Peterborough. The most extensive collection of its kind that I know of in North America. Snakes, turtles and crocodiles! Very cool. There is also an animitronic dinosaur collection. Definitely worth a visit!

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I don't like zoos. Animals should not be held captive. They all just sit there. Not a fan. Won't return. Only went to be polite when a friend suggested going. Also outrageous prices to see animals that don't even move. It made me sad. The...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank CanadaMama4
Reviewed September 28, 2018

This little ZOO in the middle of no-where is one of the best places we have visited. You are able to see reptiles up close and learn so much about them. The alligator exhibit is great. To be able to see these historic creatures up...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

We have been to this establishment a few times and always enjoyed our visit. They have a large number of reptiles on display including all types of snakes and crocodiles. There are occasionally opportunities to attend an after hours feeding which is a really interesting...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank C J
Reviewed August 21, 2018

There are so many reptiles here. The folks were very informative and very happy to answer any questions you had,

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Eve L
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Went not knowing what to expect. Had a great time seeing the feeding of the Crocodiles , snakes and Alligators! At night made it even more fun. Thank you Staff keep up the great work.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chris P
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

First the animals are well cared for and have good enclosures. It is a registered charity so not for profit zoo . That being said if you don’t have a discount coupon or something similar you will pay a high price . The whole zoo...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

They were going to close but said we could stay as long as we liked. Taylor, Rachel, Lindsay, and Cassidy were fantastic! They did the snake show just for us. They are very knowledgable and answered all the questions. Its a bit expensive but all...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Flower518
Reviewed June 18, 2018

My son and I took his 5 year old daughter and my 27 year old stepson to the reptile zoo. The staff were very friendly, restroom was clean and large enough to have a grandma and her jumping bean granddaughter in together. The number of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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August 26, 2016|
Response from WeAreAnimals | Reviewed this property |
They look permanent but there is only one way to answer your question: (705) 639-1443 Cheers,
Rose H
July 26, 2015|
Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
Admission rates: Adult: $20.00 Senior and Youth: $15.00 Child: $10.00 Special Needs: $15.00 Under 3: Free