AAA Editor Notes
Henry Vilas Zoo is on Lake Wingra at 702 S. Randall Ave. Founded in 1911, the 30-acre park contains more than 600 animals. Major attractions include a primate center, tropical rain forest aviary, Herpetarium, Discovery Center and a wildlife-themed carousel. The Arctic Passage exhibit features underwater viewing of polar bears and harbor seals.

Rental strollers and wheelchairs are available.

Food is available.

Admission
Free. Carousel or train ride $1.50.
Hours
Grounds open daily 9:30-5. Buildings open daily 10-4. Zoo closes at noon on Jan. 1, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Thanksgiving, day after Thanksgiving, Dec. 24-25 and 31.
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