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Trevor Zoo, Millbrook

#17 of 24 in Zoos & Aquariums in New York State
Did you know that the Trevor Zoo is one-of-a-kind? It is, in fact, the only zoo in this country that is located at a high school. The zoo was established in 1936 at Millbrook School, a coeducational independent high school in Millbrook, New York. Its founder, Frank Trevor, was Millbrook School’s first biology teacher, a man with a passion for sharing his love of wildlife with all people, especially children.

And there are plenty of other interesting facts about the Trevor Zoo:

It houses more than 180 exotic and indigenous animals

80 different species are represented

It is home to 7 endangered species

Its facilities extended over 6 acres

It operates a veterinary clinic

It is one of 216 zoos in the U.S. accredited by the AZA (Associations of Zoos and Aquariums)
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68 reviews
  • August 14, 2017
    It was a great place to bring My son. It was clean and the staff was great. Admission was very reasonable.  more »
  • August 3, 2017
    This zoo is a gem! Who would expect to find so many beautiful, and some very rare, animals right here in Millbrook, NY? Don't expect lions and tigers and bears, but OH MY there is a lot to see!  more »
  • July 13, 2017
    We were visiting the area and visited the zoo last week. It was very small but kept up very well. The animals that they have are interesting and different. Our kids enjoyed this trip. Lots of shade to...  more »
  • July 6, 2017
    The Trevor Zoo is an awesome local Zoo!! Perfect for people that don't want to Travel too far for Awesome Family Fun!! Only 6 Miles From Millbrook and Four and a half miles from Amenia, the zoo is close by to shops and Restaurants! The Zoo is 10 Minutes from The Taconic State Parkway.
  • June 21, 2017
    Nice small zoo. Many Animals are in natural habitats. Well maintained and fun
  • July 8, 2017
    I love the trevor Zoo!!! I come to the zoo once in a while and its awesome!👍👍 Definitely going back!👍
  • April 15, 2017
    So cool that this nice little zoo is in our backyard! My kids love it.
  • March 13, 2017
    Beautifully maintained zoo. Love the Red Panda's. So cute!

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