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Upcoming Events

23 January

Wonders of the Wild

January 23, 2021 $30.00 Available
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24 January

Bad Bugs!

January 24, 2021 Virtual Essex County Turtle Back Zoo $15.00 Available
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27 January

Wonders of the Wild

January 27, 2021 $30.00 Available
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Please note the Zoo will be closed from January 1st - January 31st.