An Unforgettable Adventure


Wildwood Wildlife Park and Nature Center team mission is promoting life-long learning by enriching minds, fostering environmental respect, while helping prepare our visitors for our conservation future. We strive to provide positive experiences that last a lifetime with every visit no matter your age. Come see why generations of families remember us when they visit Minocqua, WI and make a few lasting memories of your own. Wildwood is home to hundreds or animals including endangered and threatened species. From the tiniest of insects to the largest of mammals Wildwood Wildlife Park is proud to care for these great creatures. Listed below are just some of the many animals you’ll encounter during your visit to the zoo including: giraffe, deer, mountain lion, tiger, emu, lemur, tortoise, zebra, marmoset, tamarin, hyena, kangaroo, camel, bobcat, serval, sloth, binturong, capybara, lynx, fox, badger, coatimundi, leopard, gibbon, paca, oryx, anteater, and many more amazing creatures. WILDWOOD WILDLIFE PARK OFFERS AN UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL EXPEREINCE where each year thousands of guests marvel at wild wonders as they play, laugh, and learn.


  • • 2018 Season: May 5 - October 14, 2018
  • (Opening May 5th weather permitting. Call ahead.)
  • Budgie Encounter Open: Memorial Day - Labor Day
  • • May 5 - May 25: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm Daily
  • • May 26 - Sept 3 (Labor Day): 9:00 am - 5:30 pm Daily
  • • September 4 - October 14: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm Daily
  • • October 15, 2018 Closed for the Season
  • (Saturday, October 13, 2018 we will be open from 1pm to 5pm for our annual ZooBoo Event. No regular zoo hours on this day!)


  • • Adults (ages 12 and up): $18.99 plus tax
  • • Children (ages 2-11): $13.99 plus tax
  • • Parking is always free!
  • • Wild Week Second Day Pass ½ Price
  • • Season Zoo Passes available

Zoo tickets are non-refundable, non-exchangeable, non-transferable & revocable. NO RAIN CHECKS.

Park Map - Your guide to Adventure!

park map

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Guest Services

  • Wagon rentals available
  • Please do not leave items unattended
  • Smoke FREE Park including E-Cigarettes
  • First Aid is located in Gift Shop
  • Hand stamp for same-day re-entry available in Gift Shop
  • Lost & Found: Please turn in or check for items at the Gift Shop
  • Drinking fountain located only in Animal Encounter Area
  • Picnic Areas



Adults are responsible for the safety of their children. Children must be supervised at all times. For your safety and the welfare of the animals, please obey all posted signs and guidelines.

For a complete list of Zoo Safety, Park Guide Information. This is also available at the park. [click here] Click Here

Zoo Staff will remove anyone who violates Zoo Guidelines. We Reserve the right to inspect anything that is brought into the Zoo.