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Little Ray's Reptile Zoo

Features Animals
5305 Bank St, Ottawa, Ontario K1X 1H2, Canada
+1 613-822-8924
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Really cool place and great for kids

Awesome place, so cool to see the animals, informative and appealing to all ages. The staff is... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
Meaghan P
Worth the Time and Money!!

I was very impressed with the quality of care and maintenance of all the animals in this zoo. The... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
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Welcome to Little Ray's Reptile Zoo and Reptiles For Kids! Since 1995, we have been offering one of Canada's most fun and interactive approaches to eco education and zoology. The reptile zoo has the largest and most diverse animal education outreach program in Canada and has trained zookeepers and zoo facilities on site and off site since its inception. Our facility is one of a kind in the Ottawa area, and offers a series of dynamicschool and daycare programs, children's birthday parties, and hosting and bookings forcorporate events and fair exhibition tours across Canada for more than 15 years.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
5305 Bank St, Ottawa, Ontario K1X 1H2, Canada
+1 613-822-8924
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Awesome place, so cool to see the animals, informative and appealing to all ages. The staff is friendly and they do birthdays and events.

Thank Meaghan P
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I was very impressed with the quality of care and maintenance of all the animals in this zoo. The owner, obviously has a wide range of knowledge regarding these varied creatures. The aquariums and other habitats are spotless and well designed. The guides are knowledgeable,...More

Thank Tolomuco
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Lil Ray's came to my kids 5th birthday at my house (the show was 1 hour in my backyard) - there were over 8 kids there and all of them were interested. The Ambassador came with high energy and willingness to answer all questions. She...More

Thank isabella151
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Took our two grandchildren there. They enjoyed seeing animals, touching snakes, feeding tortoises and watching feeding time in the amphitheatre. Highly recommended.

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great way to get inside in the cool, away from the city busyness. Kids will love it, break up the vacation or give them a little something different to do. Very educational. Like most 'zoos' you get up close and personal to a variety of...More

Thank CanadianPete2014
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Snake attraction features"feeding"and all animals are attentive. Presentations are very interactive as well.

Thank LuluOttawa60
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We have visited this place at least twice a year for the past 4 years. It is a nice attraction to take your kids to. The keepers are amazing, very hands on and love to answer questions from the little ones. They always have new...More

Thank Пшлнхй К
Reviewed 20 March 2017

For anyone who loves reptiles and other creepy crawling things, you must visit Ray's. The staff are great and know how to entertain the kids...even the big ones! It is a very busy place on weekends. Great place to organize an event for the day...More

1  Thank Deborah L
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Little Ray's Reptile Zoo is a wonderful place to visit. Ray focuses on backyard animal conservation, and most of his exhibits are dedicated to education. Mostly filled with reptiles he has the occasional arachnid, insect and mammal on display as well. There are interactive shows...More

1  Thank Dawn Summer L
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Too cold to spend outside tobogganing or cabane à sucre, we opted to go someplace where we could learn something (and keep warm). Lots of interesting learning. More than just about reptiles, with dedicated staff and apprentice/camp children helping with the corridor demos. Love the...More

Thank IRONM11
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