Peterborough Utilities Services Inc
Site: Riverview Park and Zoo
|Record #: PET0663||Last Modified: 30 Nov 2021||Last Full Update: 30 Nov 2021|
|Description (Service)||COVID19 Some ammenities/attractions are temporarily closed. Visit website for updated information. Outdoor zoo area, playground, and park trails are open.
27 zoo exhibits with over 150 species such as yaks, camels, caribou, Sichuan takins, squirrel monkeys, alpacas, snakes, farm animals, emu, wallaby, tropical birds, and more. The park covers 65.5 acres with playground equipment for physically challenged children.
* Other park features include a water splash pad, disc (frisbee) "golf" course, floral gardens, water conservation demonstration garden, and snack bar (seasonal), miniature train ride for children and adults for a nominal ticket price, picnic area. Admission and parking are free.
* Provides income tax receipts to 'adopt' (sponsor) various animals. Annual adoption fees run from $100-$300 depending on the animal adopted. Adoptions can be given as a gift - a certificate is provided.
|Hours||COVID19 Some ammenities/attractions are temporarily closed
8:30 am-Dusk every day
Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
|Dates||Train rides: Victoria Day weekend-Labour Day weekend|
|Application||No application required.|
|Fees||Service - train ride tickets are purchased at time of boarding|
|Address and Location|
|Site Location||Cross street: Water St N and Carnegie Ave ; Peterborough Utilities Services Inc Office: 1230 Water St N, Peterborough|
|Located In Community||Peterborough|
|Address & Map||
Main Entrance to Park and Zoo
1300 Water St N
Peterborough, ON K9H 7G4
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|Intersection||Water St N and Carnegie Ave|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Office Phone||705-745-9301 ext 2304|
|Social Media|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Riverview-Park-Zoo/156583231031582
|Primary Contact||Jim Moloney, Manager & Curator; Phone: 705-748-9301 ext 2331; Email: email@example.com|
|Alternate Contact||Matt Dixon, Park and Zoo Supervisor; Phone: 705-748-9301 ext 2337; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Mailing Address||PO Box 4125
Peterborough, ON K9J 6Z5