Riverview Park and Zoo, Peterborough

Take the whole family out for a stroll through Riverview Park and Zoo. The zoo features over 48 species in a large park area packed with activities for kids and adults alike. Walking trails lead the way through the exhibits, and afterwards the kids can enjoy the splash pads while you try your hand at some frisbee golf. A miniature train ride offers a fun alternative to walking around the park, and the vibrant gardens are perfect for an outdoor picnic. Take a look at our Peterborough trip builder app to schedule your visit to Riverview Park and Zoo and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • This free zoo is an amazing feature for the city and a testament to the vision and compassion of its civic leaders. I have paid far too much to go to far worse zoos. The selection of animals is impres...  more »
  • I was amazed at the fact they have a zoo and that it is FREE ,there is a good variety of animals and birds ,most of which are out and easily seen ,I was there with my Grandchildren and it was obvious ...  more »
  • If you have a family, come to the Riverview Zoo for a nice walk , visiting animals and after your kids can enjoy a large playground. When it's warmer they have a splash pad also. It is in PETERBOROUGH...  more »
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