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Please be advised that construction crews will be paving some areas in our zoo. As their complete their work, certain areas will be closed to visitors. This could include animal feeding areas and some animals will not be available for viewing. This will take a couple days to complete and we appreciate everyone's understanding while this work is being carried out.

Plan your visit

Plan your visit

The Magnetic Hill Zoo is Atlantic Canada’s leading zoo that educates and inspires conservation action. Please read the following information to plan your visit.

Services

Services

  • Weather permitting, the outdoor sections of the Zoo will be open to view the animals of temperate and sub-tropical climates.
  • The animals will be available for viewing in the Ecodome and Imaginarium.
  • Hot drinks and snacks will be available for purchase in the vending machines inside the Acadian Forest Bistro.
  • The Acadian Forest Bistro’s hot food service will be open.
  • The playground and washrooms will be open.
  • Pony rides will be available, weather permitting, for children ages 2-12 years on the weekends. 
  • Enjoy a chat with one of our zookeepers who may be available during your visit.
  • Wheelchairs and toddler carts will be available for rent upon arrival and on a first come, first served basis. 
Note

Note

Visitors are not permitted to bring their dogs into the Zoo. Trained service dogs are permitted.