Rizzo's Wildlife World

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Basic Information

Address: 1 Gold Mine Road, Roxbury Township, NJ 07836
Phone Number: 9735860444
Director: Dominic Rizzo

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Additional Information

Days and Hours: Monday: Closed Tuesday-Thursday: 10am-5pm Friday: 2pm-5pm Saturday & Sunday: 10am-5pm

Come visit our indoor zoo located in Roxbury Twp., NJ. We are open 6 days a week, rain or shine! Our wildlife center offers guided tours led by our expert wildlife educators, where you will have up-close encounters with a variety of wildlife. Unlike any other zoo, here at Rizzo's Wildlife World you can feed, touch, and even hold select animals. We also provide wildlife shows open to the public; Just check our website or Facebook page for dates & times!

Our unique wildlife center is the ultimate destination for birthday parties, large school groups, summer camps, field trips, special needs groups, and more. Already have a venue in mind for your special occasion? No problem! We can bring our animals to you! We travel throughout New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania.

Grade Levels:
Disabled Access:

Our facility is wheelchair accessible

Program Type:

Rizzo's Wildlife World is known for providing the most outstanding wildlife shows in the region.
We offer a variety of unique programs fit to tailor your needs. Some of our most popular programs include:
The Wildlife Program
The possibilities for our wildlife program are endless! This program includes various combinations of invertebrates, reptiles, mammals and amphibians.
The Recycling Program
Learn all about how you can do your part to conserve our planet and help protect the extraordinary creatures that inhabit it.
The Rainforest Program
This special program brings you up close and personal with some of the world's most unique rainforest creatures.
The Mammal Program
Our adorable mammal program will satisfy even the most demanding "cute and fuzzy" fans. During our mammal program, you will have the chance to touch the softest animal in the world.

Admission/Tickets: General admission: $10 per person ages 2+. Pricing for special events may vary
Registration: General admission requires no registration. For special events, please contact us by telephone or email to secure your spot.
Food: We can have pizza delivered for your special event, but all are welcome to bring their own food.
Length of Visit: General admission tours typically las around 90 minutes. Length of visit can be altered for personal preference. Standard birthday party packages start at 2 hours, and field trips to our wildlife center are typically 3 hours. Times are flexible.
Max. Group Number: 150
Group Requirements: Groups visiting our wildlife center are expected to provide their own transportation and chaperones for the program.
Return Policy: In order to book a special event at our wildlife center, a security deposit is required. The remainder of the payment may be made on the day of your event.
Exhibits: Over 4,700 sq. feet of exhibit space filled with professionally crafted wildlife enclosures More than 2,000 gallons of aquatic exhibits containing fish from all around the world
Gift Shop/Factory Outlet: We have an animal-themed gift shop
Reservations Needed: No reservation is needed for general admission. Reservations are needed, however, for birthday parties, field trips, assemblies, camps, and other special events.

Exit 27A Route 80W • Route 206 South

Nearby Attractions: International Trade Center
Mission Statement:

It is Rizzo’s Wildlife World’s goal to bring you more multi-sensory, hands on, and interactive experiences with wildlife than you have ever encountered in any other zoo. We hope to dispel myths and fears surrounding our rescued and captive-born animals with unique and informative demonstrations.  Whether you visit our wildlife center or we bring our animals to you, we guarantee to leave you with fascinating knowledge about a variety of animals from around the world, a smile on your face and a new passion in your heart.

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