Bowmanville Zoo has over 300 creatures including many famous animal celebrities. Visit them amidst 42 scenic acres of untamed, natural parkland. Bowmanville Zoo is Canada's oldest privately owned zoo. We're almost 100 years old. Here we're dedicated to the protection and conservation of endangered species.
An all round great place to visit. Once your admission is paid, you can enjoy animal enounters, carnival rides, splash pad, an animal show in the animaltheatre all inclusive. Extra cost for camel rides and pictures taken with baby lion cubs....so cute. The staff do a carnivore feeding and stand and tell you all about the big cats and wolves,... more
I know better. I have heard the negative words. It's been years though and I had to see again for myself. Now that I have small children (8 and under) I thought I might give it another try. It is ideal for this age group of children though, as there is less walking, small splash pad, can get close to... more
Originally began in the year 1919, the Bowmanville Zoo is known to be the oldest private zoo of Canada. The zoo is famously well known as it has featured in several movies and television programs. The zoo includes over 300 animals, and also features a trolley car in which one can take a ride to the lion exhibit. The children are very entertained with the elephant and camel rides. The zoo... more
Canada's oldest zoo, originially began as a petting zoo, was established in 1919. Bowmanville Zoological Park is home to many celebrity animal actors, including lions, tigers, elephants and camels that have graced both the small and big screens. Elephant rides, the animal kingdom show, and lion feedings are favourite attractions with visitors.Admission: Adults: $16 Youth / Seniors: $13 ... more