Parenting Resources - Zoos & Animal Interests

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Irvine Park Zoo

The mission of this park is to foster public support for the animals of the Irvine Park Zoo by: educating the public about their preservation, creating a positive environment for the interaction of humans and animals, and to provide funding…

Bridgewater Ave.
Chippewa Falls

 (715) 723-0051

James Newman Clark Bird Museum

The bird museum, circular in shape, contains four dioramas and surrounds the planetarium in Phillips Hall room 002. The 530 species housed in the museum were collected by James Newman Clark from the 1870s through the 1920s. Two popular…

Phillips Hall UW-Eau Claire, 101 Roosevelt Ave.
Eau Claire
 (715) 836-3523

Wise Nature Center

The Wise Nature Center is your starting point for exploring the reserve. Stop in, pay trail fees, rent equipment, grab a map, and check out the animal exhibits, observation deck, and nature store - Adults $3, children 15 and under $1, members…

S1 County Road K
Fall Creek