Zoos & petting farms around Milwaukee

Do your kids love animals? Here are some zoos and petting farms you can explore with them:

Bear Den Zoo & Petting Farm

6831 Big Bend Rd., Waterford, WI 53185

(262) 895-6430


Concord General Store and Zoo (Free!) N6485 County Rd. F, Oconomowoc, WI 53066

(262) 593-5400


Concord General Store is a gas station, but it’s so much more than that. You’ll find organic snacks, local coffee, and a petting zoo. There is no admission fee, and you can pet and feed the ponies, goats, and pigs. It’s the perfect pit stop on the way to Madison, or as it’s own destination for a fun-filled morning or afternoon.

Green Meadows Petting Farm

33603 High Dr. (Hwy 20), East Troy, WI 53120

(262) 534-2891


Milwaukee County Zoo

10001 W. Blue Mound Rd., Milwaukee, WI 53226

(414) 771-3040


Racine Zoo

2131 N. Main St., Racine, WI 53402

(262) 636-9189


Shalom Wildlife Zoo

1901 Shalom Dr., West Bend, WI 53090

(262) 338-1310


Godsell Farm

S105W15585 Loomis Dr, Muskego, WI 53150

(414) 425-2937


Related: Wisconsin Humane Society


Milwaukee Campus

4500 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53208

(414) 264-6257

Ozaukee Campus

630 W. Dekora St., Saukville, WI 53080

(262) 377-7580

Read about the Wisconsin Humane Society's youth programs here.