ZooMontana and Botanical Gardens
Hours May-October: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm November-April: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Note: Guests are permitted on grounds one hour after closing
ZooMontana is the regions only Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) accredited zoo. With over 70-acres, the zoo is home to both native and non-native species, specializing in northern-latitude animals. Visitors can admire animals in a natural setting, housed in state-of-the-art exhibits. The zoo currently hosts over 80,000 visitors annually and is one of the regions most popular tourist attractions. Major exhibits include: Amur Tigers, River Otters, Grizzly Bear, Big Horn Sheep, Wolverine, Grey Wolves, Red Pandas, Sika Deer, Bald Eagle, Pygmy Marmoset, and a turn of the century homestead stead house and barn. Visitors can also enjoy the Sensory Garden, one of many botanical gardens located at ZooMontana. The zoo offers a unique space available for family reunions, company picnics, retreats, birthday parties and weddings. It is ZooMontana's mission to; create for our visitors an enjoyable and recreation experience while fostering an appreciation for wildlife through education and conservation.