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Reptiles & Exotics

Reptile & Exotics Building

Touch an alligator, slide your hand across a python – the Reptiles & Exotics Facility will amaze you as a real crowd-pleaser exhibit at the park. Large, custom-designed habitats give you a glimpse into the dwellings of these rare and exotic creatures while educational presentations enlighten you. Our well-trained staff is eager to provide you with a memory-making experience.

Close encounters with real reptiles!

Reptiles not your thing? The Reptiles & Exotics Building is also home to many amazing types of exotic mammals and tropical birds.

Sit or Stand

Stroll through the building at any time and you will see poison dart frogs, pythons, tamarins, marmoset, tropical birds, alligators, lizards, large tortoises, a two-toed tree sloth, and more.

Tired after a long day at the park? You can also sit to catch periodic 20 minute reptile shows where you will learn about fascinating animals and the zoo conservation efforts that are trying to save them. Some of the animals may even be brought out of their facilities so you can get a better look.

“Chewy”
Linnaeus’s
Two-toed Tree Sloth
Choloepus didactylus
South America

Two-toed Sloth

Cotton-top Tamarins
Saguinus oedipus
Columbia
Critically Endangered

Tamarins

“Caesar”
Albino
Burmese Python
Python bivittatus
Southern Asia
Vulnerable

Burmese Python

“Buddy”
Blue & Gold Macaw
Ara ararauna
South America

Macaws

Times

Facilities open at 11:30 a.m. each day with the exception of weekdays during May, when it opens at 2 p.m.

Weekday Show Hours June-September and Weekend Show Hours in May and October

12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 4:00

Weekend Show Hours June-September

12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 5:00

Click here for park hours.