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Zoo to You at the Muskoka Discovery Centre June 7th

June 7 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT

The Muskoka Discovery Centre is thrilled to announce an exciting and educational event for all ages: “Zoo to You” on Saturday, June 8th, 2024. This unique program, presented in partnership with Zoo to You, brings the wonder and excitement of a zoo visit directly to the Discovery Centre, offering a hands-on wildlife experience that promises to captivate and educate.

From 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, visitors will have the rare opportunity to meet and interact with a variety of exotic animals. The event will feature live animal presentations, where knowledgeable handlers will introduce guests to fascinating creatures, share fun facts, and provide insights into animal behavior and conservation. Expect to encounter reptiles, birds, mammals, and more!

“We are excited to bring ‘Zoo to You’ to the Muskoka Discovery Centre,” said Jane Doe, Executive Director of the Muskoka Discovery Centre. “This event aligns perfectly with our mission to inspire curiosity and foster a deeper understanding of the natural world. It’s a fantastic opportunity for families to learn about wildlife conservation and the importance of protecting our planet’s biodiversity.”

In addition to animal encounters, the day will include:

Interactive Educational Displays: Learn about different species, their habitats, and conservation efforts through engaging displays and activities.

Crafts and Activities for Kids: Fun, animal-themed crafts and games will keep younger visitors entertained and inspired.

Photo Opportunities: Capture memorable moments with some of the visiting animals.

The Muskoka Discovery Centre invites families, school groups, and animal lovers of all ages to join us for this one-of-a-kind event. Admission to “Zoo to You” is included with the general entry fee to the Muskoka Discovery Centre. Members enjoy free admission.

Event Details:

Date: Saturday, June 8th, 2024

Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Location: Muskoka Discovery Centre, 275 Steamship Bay Road, Gravenhurst, ON

Admission: Included with general entry fee;

For more information, visit our website at or contact us at (705) 687-2115.


June 7
10:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT


Muskoka Discovery Centre
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275 Steamship Bay Road
275 Steamship Bay Road
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