Scovill Zoo

71 S. Country Club Rd.
Decatur, IL 62521- Map It
Phone: (217) 421-7435

AAA Editor Notes

Scovill Zoo is 5 mi. s. of US 36 at 71 S. Country Club Rd, within Scovill Park. The zoo is home to more than 400 animals from six continents and contains a petting zoo, a train, a playground, the Endangered Species Carousel and outside the zoo on park grounds are an Oriental garden and a picnic area. Picnicking is permitted. Food is available.
$6.50; $5.50 (ages 65+); $4 (ages 2-12); free (Thurs., early June to mid-Oct.). Train ride $2.75; free (ages 0-1). Carousel $2.25. Phone ahead to confirm rates.
Hours: Daily 9:30-6, Memorial Day weekend to mid-Aug.; 9:30-5, Apr. 1-day before Memorial Day weekend and mid-Aug. to mid-Oct. Last admission 1 hour before closing. Boo at the Zoo held mid-to late Oct.; phone ahead to confirm Boo at the Zoo schedule.