This public art exhibit displays sculptures that harness a component of renewable energy - solar, wind, and geothermal - to examine the potential of alternative energy, and inspire dreams of a better future.
The Zoo joins the Nutmeg Chapter of Trout Unlimited to host the Pequonnock River Fest in conjunction with World Migratory Fish Day in historic Beardsley State Park. Family-friendly activities promoting public education and stewardship of the Pequonnock River include a nature hike, river habitat restoration, flycasting clinic, and a live animal show.
Connecticut’s only Zoo wants to thank all mothers and grandmothers. Bring your mom or grandmother to the Zoo on Mother’s Day and her ticket is on us. Enjoy this special day by visiting animals and then having lunch together in the Peacock Pavilion.
Mountain Ridge Adventure offers a unique summer camp experience by providing our guests with the opportunity to explore 7 different treetop challenge courses, including a 10-zip line canopy park-style zip line tour. Each day of the week long program the guests will learn to master the obstacles forward, backward, blind folded and more. Additionally, the Park is situated on 50 acres of old growth forest where guests will engage in wilderness and adventure activities both on the ground and in the air.