Buttonwood Park Zoo features over 250 animals and 30 exhibits, including elephants, bison, mountain lions, bears, eagles, seals, otters, and farm animals. An average Zoo visit last approximately 1.5 hours.
Download our Zoo Map to get an idea of the Zoo layout and use it as a fun coloring page. (Please note that while we strive to keep the map as up-to-date as possible, there may be periodic changes to animal exhibits not reflected.)
To ensure your enjoyment of the Zoo, please be aware of the following Zoo manners:
The Zoo is fully accessible to the disabled, and a limited number of wheelchairs are available on a first-come, first-served basis at the front entrance.
Strollers are welcome throughout the Zoo, but please be considerate to others when navigating in crowded viewing areas. The North Woods Gift Store has wagon rentals available for $6.
Restrooms & First-Aid:
Restrooms are located in the Wildlife Education Center and the barn at Buttonwood Farm. The restrooms are handicap accessible. Baby changing stations are located in both Men’s and Women’s restrooms in the Wildlife Education center. Special Needs changing facilities are available.
First Aid assistance is available at the main entrance or by contacting any Zoo employee.