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Accredited by the American Zoo and Aquarium Association, The NEW Zoo is a 43-acre facility located within the Reforestation Camp which features 92 exhibits with over 215 live animals. Divided into several themed areas including the North American Plains, Wisconsin & Northern Trails, Africa, Australia, a Children’s Zoo and an education building, the Zoo offers self-guided tours through dozens of animal exhibits as well as fun and educational programs such as Zoo Snooze sleepovers, “Adopt an Animal”, birthday parties, and amphitheater programs. The Zoo Visitor Center offers a “Paws and Claws” gift shop and a Zoomobile provides educational outreach programs outside of the facility. The Mayan "Taste of the Tropics" Restaurant is located in the middle of the Zoo and offers an exceptionary spread of culinary choices. The Zoo also hosts several annual major special events such as: Birthday Party for the Animals, EggStravanganZoo, Zoo Boo, “Feast with the Beasts”, and Holiday Fest, as well as several other minor events added annually. In addition, volunteer opportunities are also provided for the community in all aspects of zoo operations such as education, animal care, visitor services, maintenance landscaping, special events, etc.

Our Mission

Your NEW Zoo is an always new natural adventure that promotes recreation, education, and conservation through encounters with live animals.

The NEW Zoo is one of only seven AZA accredited zoos in the country that does not receive local or regional tax support for the zoo's annual operating budget. Progress continues on the exciting journey of implementing the Master Plan for the NEW Zoo.

The Zoo maintains an extensive web site at Please visit this link for more Zoo information! In addition, a weekly Fox 11 “What’s New at the Zoo” live morning news program provides educational and marketing opportunities on a weekly basis to a broad television audience.

Check out our website now! WWW.NEWZOO.ORG

Contact:  Phone: 920-434-7841
Fax: 920-434-4162
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Mailing Address:  4378 Reforestation Rd

Green Bay WI 54313
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