Wildwood Zoo

608 W. 17th Street 
Admission is FREE! Come visit and enjoy your time with the animals. Join us on Facebook.

Wildwood Zoo has temporarily extended hours of operation to accommodate its patrons who want to see the new Kodiak bear cubs and the new Timber wolves!

- Mon, Nov. 2nd to Mon, Nov. 30th:  7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. DAILY

Starting Tuesday, December 1st, normal hours of operation will resume as listed below:

May 2 - September 13:
Daily, 7:30am-7:30pm 
September 14 - October 11:
Daily, 7:30am-6:00pm 
October 12 - May 1:
Mon-Fri, 7:30am-2:30pm
Sat & Sun, 7:30am-11:30am 


Zoo News:

After many years of research and planning, we are finally ready to introduce to you our New Kodiak Bear Exhibit!  Find out more here.

The Kodiak bears are coming!
On October 24th, 2015 you can meet the Wildwood Zoo’s new additions!  There will be a grand opening for our new JP Adler Kodiak Bear Exhibit at 1:00pm. Bear Exhibit Ribbon Cutting Brochure

The wolves are here!
Come visit our new wolves! The Wildwood Zoo now has 2 males and 1 female from Pennsylvania.

Taxidermy Mounts Needed
Need a new home for that taxidermy mount that no longer fits your decor? Consider donating it to Wildwood Zoo for use in education programs! North American animals preferred. Call our Zoo Education Coordinator for more information at 715-486-2059.

Zoo Crew

Zoo Crew is just $5/child/year. Join the Zoo Crew today and take advantage of fun, educational meetings where you can learn more about animals!
Zoo Animal Adoption Program
Remember, we have a Zoo Animal Adoption Program, allowing visitors to become involved at the zoo in a whole new way! The Zoo Kiosk is filled with zoo information and lots of fun activities the entire family will enjoy! If it has been awhile since you stopped by the zoo, there has never been a more exciting time to visit us again! We look forward to seeing you!

Provide Marshfield and all visitors to Central Wisconsin a natural park environment and family adventure through viewing natural displays of North American animals.The Zoo will be a place to observe and celebrate the diversity of wildlife, educate visitors regarding wildlife survival and habitat preservation, and will emphasize conservation of threatened species.

The mission of Wildwood Zoo is to foster an understanding of our partnership with nature and the environment through animal conservation, education, and recreational opportunities. 

Wildwood Zoo Hours

May 2 - Sept. 13:
Daily, 7:30am-7:30pm

Sept. 14 - Oct. 11:
Daily, 7:30am-6:00pm

Oct. 12 - May 1:
Mon-Fri, 7:30am-2:30pm
Sat & Sun, 7:30am - 11:30am


Christmas Day
New Year's Day
Easter Sunday

Zoo's Large Animal Drive

Year Round:
7:30am - 10:30pm

Wildwood Park

Year Round:
6:00am - 10:00pm

Contact Wildwood Zoo

Physical Address:
608 W. 17th St

Mailing Address:
PO Box 523
Marshfield, WI 54449


Wildwood Zoo is a USDA-licensed facility.  The zoo acquires animals that have been born in captivity from Wisconsin zoos or from licensed dealers. 
Due to regulations and space limitations, we do not accept animals from the public.