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Best Zoos and Places to see Animals

GTA families have the opportunity to see animals from across the globe without ever leaving the city.

Toronto Zoo's Kangaroo Walk-Thru Reopens!

Step into the Australian Outback, adjacent to the Australasia Pavilion, and experience the zoo's kangaroo mob and wallabies from within their habitat.

10 Amazing Things to do at the Zoo

There's more to do then just gazing at the animals! Here are 10 really amazing things you can do at the Toronto Zoo this Summer.

What's New at the Toronto Zoo this Summer

There so much to see and do at the Toronto Zoo so make it part of your family's summer itinerary! Find out what's new!

Go Wild at African Lion Safari

African Lion Safari welcomes you to Canada's Original Safari Adventure.

Animals and Zoos

There are tons of critters to keep kids delighted and here's where you'll find them!

Where to see Baby Animals this Spring

Here's where to go for real encounters with cool critters.

Winter Break at Reptilia

From bearded dragons to lizards, turtles and crocs, a close encounter with these cold-blooded animals is just a visit away.

Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

The 93rd Royal Agricultural Winter Fair is gearing up to bring country life to Toronto from November 6-15, 2015.

Centreville Amusement Park Opens

Toronto’s favourite family amusement park is opening for yet another great season of fun! There is no shortage of fun taking place at Centreville this coming season. The park opens May 2.

5 Fun Petting Zoos and Farms

It's Spring so grab your kiddos (and a camera) and head out to visit the baby animals! Get ready to encounter some animal fun of the cute kind! 5 great sites where kids can connect with animals.

Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory

Witness thousands of free-flying butterflies at the Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory. Experience an impressive collection of flowering plants, colourful birds, cascading waterfalls, and lush tropical gardens.

Our Visit to Far Enough Farm

A visit to Centre Island is not complete without stopping in on Far Enough Farm. This quaint working farm is one of the most unique animal farms located just minutes from Toronto's downtown core.

High Park Zoo

Toronto's largest public park is home to a unique and wonderful animal attraction that is open year round. The High Park Zoo allows kids to experience, appreciate, and learn about animals.

Bird Kingdom in Niagara Falls

Bird Kingdom is the world's largest free-flying indoor aviary that connects people with nature through the world of birds. At Bird Kingdom you'll see exotic birds, animals, and reptiles, all in a unique oasis.

Summer 2014 at Safari Niagara

School's out for the Summer! Well, not yet but it is just around the corner! Discover what the Niagara region has to offer and in particular - Safari Niagara, only 10 minutes from Niagara Falls.

A Winter Day at Riverdale Farm

It can be a challenge to finding family fun in the middle of Winter but think Riverdale Farm! Amidst this year’s cold harsh Winter, a recent balmy day led us to a visit to this quaint little farm in the heart of city.

Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada

Discover the wonders of the water world at Toronto's newest and most thrilling attraction, Ripley's Aquarium of Canada. This interactive attraction plunges guests in a one-of-a-kind underwater adventure!

Far Enough Farm at Centreville

Far Enough Farm located at Centreville Amusement Park is the perfect year-round destination for families visiting the island. This quaint hobby farm, now a Centre Island staple, has been in operation since 1959.

Safari Niagara

Safari Niagara, a 150-acre, privately-owned and operated nature park, invites you to spend the day with more than 750 animals of native and exotic mammals, reptiles, and birds. Adventures await the entire family.

Our Wild African Lion Safari Experience

At African Lion Safari, animals are exhibited in an entirely different way - the visitor is caged in their car or tour bus, and the animals are free to roam.

Kids Zoo at Toronto Zoo

The Toronto Zoo is a must see and do family attraction! But for younger kids who like their nature hands-on, the Zoo offers a great concept: a Kids Zoo uniquely designed for kids 9 and under.

The Giant Pandas at Toronto Zoo

What a thrilling experience to see the giant pandas at the Toronto Zoo! The 'Giant Panda Experience' is the new home of Er Shun and Da Mao and the exhibit is now open.

The Bowmanville Zoo

Take a walk on the wild side at Bowmanville Zoo. It's Canada's oldest private zoo, established in 1919. There's so much to explore at the Bowmanville Zoo, but here's what makes this zoo really cool!

Riverview Zoo and Park

This popular and amazing 55.5 acre zoo, park, and splash pad is the largest and most diversified playground for kids in Peterborough. Best of all, admission is free.

The Riverdale Farm

The Riverdale Farm is a quaint little farm, located in the heart of downtown Toronto.

New African Penguin Exhibit at Toronto Zoo

There’s a new exhibit at the Toronto Zoo: the Endangered African Penguins. After an 18-year absence, they are back, introducing zoo visitors to 12 playful and entertaining new friends.

A Zoo Wintertime Adventure

While many think of January and February as the 'gloom of winter,' the Toronto Zoo proves there is life to the season! Don't let a little cold stop you. In many ways, the zoo can be more fun in the winter!

Butterfly Conservatory in Niagara Falls

A visit to Niagara Falls isn't complete without a trip to the Butterfly Conservatory, a 11,000 sq. ft. climate-controlled sanctuary for dozens of different species of butterflies.

Animal Adventures for the Family!

Indulge in some one-on-one time with your kids and some furry, feathery, and swampy creatures. Nothing makes an outing complete unless there's an animal factor to it!
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