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Wildwood Zoo

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Open Now: 6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Open today: 6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
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Rotary Lights Winter Wonderland

The zoo is decked out in more Christmas Lights than I've ever seen. There's music playing, a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Beautiful and an amazement of all the work and effort so many put into this project A wonderful... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
Marshfield, Wisconsin
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“kodiak bears”(9 reviews)
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608 W 17th St, Marshfield, WI 54449-4713
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What year are we living in? Why are these animals here? How sad, especially for the large mammals. Did you see the size of the crate they left the Cougar in on 12/14/18? The poor cat- scared and hissing in the corner in a crate...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kwestbridget
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The zoo is decked out in more Christmas Lights than I've ever seen. There's music playing, a warming room that has live music, a hot cocoa or hot apple cider. Even had horse drawn sleigh rides. We will make this an annual tradition!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ks7600
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Beautiful and an amazement of all the work and effort so many put into this project A wonderful outing for anyone of all ages..

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

Awesome place and with the Christmas lights you have to plan a night to take a walk or drive through. All they ask for is a can food donation or a cash donation.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gregorysampson
Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

It doesn't matter how old you are, this is a must stop around the holiday season. A small concession stand is a nice touch to grab a cookie and hot chocolate as you walk through.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jodis623
Reviewed October 6, 2018

The zoo itself is not very big, but it's free. The landscaping is beautiful. Kodiak Bears are the big attraction, with the new enclosure to highlight them. There is the smaller enclosure with pool & waterfall, and the bears can take a bridge overhead to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Linda_R1801
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Had time to pass so I dropped in on this free zoo. A number of good displays with 2 kodiak brown bears occupying the limelight. What a modern and good presentation of those magnificent bears. Water Feature, bridge the bears can take to go run...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

A nice zoo with a drive through portion and a walking portion. Have 2 of only 3 kodiak bears in captivity but they weren't out when we visited.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 190danac
Reviewed July 17, 2018

This isn't a large zoo but it is a lot of fun for small children that want to see animals up close. The day we went the weather was nice so the animals were not just hiding in the shade. The bears in particular were...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mike H
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Always great family friendly place not the biggest zoo out there but very beautiful plenty to do go through the zoo a walk throght the woods or fish and there also a playground that has a shelter and clean bathrooms

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank kassy24
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Jill H
June 28, 2018|
Response from Maria1941 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, fishing is allowed in the pond....lots of bullheads, bass, sunfish, etc.
October 15, 2017|
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August 9, 2016|
Response from Joyce G | Reviewed this property |
There's a paved path around the outer parts of the zoo, where you can view wolves, elk, etc; dogs are allowed on that path. Dogs are not permitted inside the zoo