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ZooMontana, Billings

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Zoo · Zoo / Aquarium
ZooMontana is a 70-acre (28 ha) wildlife park located in Billings, Montana, U.S. and is Montana's only zoo and botanical park. It currently maintains nearly 100 animals, representing 58 species. These animals all live in habitats designed to imitate their natural habitats.

The zoo was incorporated and established as a non-profit 501 C (3) organization in 1982. It focuses on year-round wildlife native to Montana, the Rocky Mountains, and other cold temperature regions at or above the 45th Parallel. Indoor habitats include animals from around the world. The zoo hosts over 80,000 visitors per year. Canyon Creek runs through the center of the zoo's grounds, creating a natural and tranquil park-like setting. 2018 marked the establishment of the Yellowstone Arboretum located on the ZooMontana grounds, containing a large selection of native and non-native trees.

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  • Really nice small zoo in Billings. Cars were streaming in at 10AM for the opening which we knew was a good sign. Entry fee was reasonable and the grounds were beautiful. Few animals were hard to...  more »
  • Zoo Montana is a small zoo. We really enjoyed it. They have a very impressive bird of prey exhibit, and there is lots of space to social distance. Very worthwhile.  more »
  • Lovely little zoo. The animals seem happy and the staff seems to truly care about their well being. The indoor section is well organized and I love the handwritten information signs. Outdoor animals are awesome as well. Multiple places to view enclosures from in case an animal is hiding.
  • Beautiful very family friendly park! Take all your children here of any age and I believe there will be something for everyone. To see a living tiger and grizzly bears up close is truly amazing. The small animals were as fun to see as well.

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