We feature a public feeding and hands on room with African Straw Coloured Fruit Bats on display, with auditorium seating and our new nature center where our guests can come and learn about endangered species in Canada. Our facility also features private function rooms where we host birthday parties, corporate events, and school groups. There is also ample parking for guests when they visit. With over 150 animals on display including giant pythons, huge alligators, cobras, rattlesnakes, tarantulas, marmosets, and birds of prey, a trip to the zoo is an experience unlike any you’ve ever had.
A bit about us:
Little Rays Reptile Zoo has been a proud member of CAZA since 2013. Canada’s Accredited Zoos and Aquariums (CAZA) is a private charitable organization representing the country’s leading zoological parks and aquariums. CAZA is committed to the advancement of accredited zoos and aquariums as humane agencies of animal welfare, conservation, science and education. Little Ray’s Reptile Zoo has one of the largest and most diverse animal education and outreach programs in Canada. We pride ourselves on providing the most hands on, educational zoological visit to all our guests. Expect to spend an average of 1 1/2 hours to 2 hours in order to see and do all that the zoo has to offer. We have 25 permanent animal exhibits featuring some of the most famous reptiles in the world, as well as 20 feature animal exhibits that rotate every 6 months.
What we offer:
You can come to visit us at the Ottawa location of our Zoo, or have the zoo come to you. We offer a full range of programming that includes: