Zoo Montana

Montana's only Zoological and Botanical Park!
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    ZooMontana is located on a 70+ acre site o…

Address
2100 S Shiloh Rd
Billings, MT 59106
Last Updated: January 27, 2015
Hours
Sunday10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Special hours: **Grounds are open until 3:00pm

Summer Hours: May-September
10:00am - 4:00pm - Monday-Sunday
Grounds are open until 5:00pm

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About Zoo Montana

ZooMontana is located on a 70+ acre site on Shiloh Road at the west end of Billings, Montana. We house over 50 species of animals and hundreds of plant species on grounds.
With 80,000+ annual visitors who come to enjoy the attractive landscaped grounds and natural habitat exhibits, we also want to invite you to an exciting day at our zoo.

Our mission at ZooMT is to create for our visitors an enjoyable, recreational and educational experience while providing quality care for the animal and plant collections and appropriate propagation programs for species that are needed.

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ZooMontana's vision is to become one of the nation's outstanding small zoological and botanical institutions, specializing in northern latitude or temperature zone species, as well as to provide our community and region with environmentally focused, cultural, educational, and recreational experiences.

We strive to attain innovation and excellence. The primary goals of ZooMontana include the construction of a small but high-quality zoological/botanical garden with respect to the quality of the habitats and animal managememnt programs, the development of a comprehensive educational program, and the development of a sound conservation biology program.

Montana's only Zoological and Botanical Park!

ZooMontana is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) educational organization committed to the very best in animal care, conservation and education. The Zoo and Botanical Park is dedicated to the preservation, conservation and education of wildlife and their habitats.

If you would like to donate to ZooMontana, visit www.zoomontana.org and click on the Donate button.

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Field Trips

Let your students experience all that ZooMontana has to offer during a class visit!

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ZooMT

Visit us at http://www.zoomontana.orgZooMontana is located on a 70+ acre site on Shiloh Road at the west en…

Zoo Montana Offers & Events

Field Trips

Let your students experience all that ZooMontana has to offer during a class visit!

Whether you come for a self guided class tour, add on an EdZOOcate Animal Program, or experience a ZooTour, the Zoo is a fun and educational place to visit with your class!

When:  Anytime during the school year

Time:  During regular Zoo hours

Cost:  A reduced admission rate is available for school groups of 12 or more. This group rate is $2.50 per person, including teachers and chaperones.

How:  Call 406-652-8100 to register.  Advance registration is appreciated.  (Last minute groups will not have access to add-on opportunities such as EdZOOcate programs.)

ADD AN EdZOOcate ANIMAL PROGRAM TO YOUR ZOO VISIT:

We will provide an engaging 30-45 minute presentation (with time after for question and answer) with 3-4 animal ambassadors in our amphitheater!  Each program can accomodate approximately 150 students.  

What:  Amphitheater animal program for school field trip groups

When: AMPHITHEATER PROGRAMS ARE ONLY AVAILABLE TUES-FRI.

Who:  School groups of up to 150 participants per program

Cost:  $75.00 per program

How:  Email our EdZOOcate department at education@zoomontana.org  2 week advance registration required.

Montana's only Zoological and Botanical Park!

ZooMT

2100 S Shiloh Rd, Billings, MT 59106

406-652-8100

http://www.zoomontana.org

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Visit us at http://www.zoomontana.org

ZooMontana is located on a 70+ acre site on Shiloh Road at the west end of Billings, Montana. We house over 50 species of animals and hundreds of plant species on grounds.

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How to make an icy suncatcher

Jeff the Nature Guy shows how to make a natural ice suncatcher that will brighten the late winter days.

Cockroaches in the Snow

Cockroaches in the Snow

Jeff the Nature Guy takes some Madagascar Hissing Cockroaches out in the snow to talk about how bugs stay warm in the winter.

Love is in the Air

Love is in the Air

Jeff the Nature Guy talks about how bald eagles pair up and become mates for life, and build some impressive nests together.

See the latest Jeff the Nature Guy videos at billingsgazette.com/app/outdoorsforkids/video

Zoo Wild!

Zoo Wild!

Jeff the Nature Guy explores Canyon Creek on the ZooMontana grounds, and finds signs of lots of animals living wild at the zoo.

It's not black, or white, it's a gray wolf!

It's not black, or white, it's a gray wolf!

Jeff the Nature Guy introduces the gray wolves at ZooMontana, and talks about why the animals are so controversial.

Peking Duck

Peking Duck

Jeff the Nature Guy introduces Pocket, a Peking duck at ZooMontana.

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