Niabi Zoo

13010 Niabi Zoo Rd.
Coal Valley, IL 61240- Map It
(309) 799-5107

AAA Editor Notes

Niabi Zoo, 13010 Niabi Zoo Rd., lists lions, snow leopards, giraffes and zebras among its inhabitants and visitors are allowed to feed the giraffes. Primate, bird and reptile exhibits also are available. The Niabi Zoo train, Endangered Species Carousel and petting zoo are popular with children. Zookeeper chats take place daily. Animal encounter programs also are offered. Food is available.
$8.25; $7.25 (ages 62+); $6.25 (ages 3-12). Giraffe feeding $4. Zoo train or carousel $2. Phone ahead to confirm rates.
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. 11-5, early Apr.-late Oct. (weather permitting). Giraffe feeding Mon.-Sat. at 11 and 2, Sun. at noon and 3. Zookeeper chat Mon.-Sat. at noon and 3, Sun. at 1. Last admission 1 hour before closing.