Cherry Brook Zoo
|Record #: HDC0744||Last Modified: 04 Jul 2019||Last Full Update: 04 Jul 2019|
|Primary Contact||Alice O'Neill, Board Chair, Cherry Brook Zoo Inc.|
|Alternate Contact||Martha McDevitt, Acting Executive Director, Cherry Brook Zoo Inc.; Fax: 506-634-0717; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Volunteer Coordinator||Shirley Macauley, Office Manager, Cherry Brook Zoo Inc.; Phone: 634-1440; Email: email@example.com|
|Mailing Address||901 Foster Thurston Drive
Saint John, NB E2K 5H9
|Description & Services|
|Description of service(s)||The Cherry Brook Zoo & Vanished Kingdom Park is located in natural woodland in the northern section of Rockwood Park, the first Accredited Zoo in Atlantic Canada. The Zoo specializes in endangered and exotic animals and takes part in many international Species Survival Programs.
The Vanished Kingdom Park is a seasonal static display (open May 1st. to October 31) which provides a better understanding that extinction is happening now, not just in the time of dinosaurs.
Tiger Claws Miniature Golf is an 18 hole mini golf course open from May to November. Located outside of the zoo with a separate fee.
The Aboriginal Medicine Wheel and Herb Garden is a sacred space blessed by the Elders of the Aboriginal Community.
The Waterfowl Habitat Boardwalk and Floating Gazebo is home to native brid species and illustrates four distinct wetlands.
Cherry Brook Zoo has an active volunteer organization minimum age 16. Applications are available at the zoo or online at www.cherrybrookzoo.com
The Cherry Brook Zoo operates a summer Junior Zookeeper Day Camp. Enrollment is limited so be sure to book early. Call the zoo at 634-1440 for further information or fill out forms at our web site www.cherrybrookzoo.com
The zoo offers meeting facilities and catering for business meetings. Overhead projector, TV- VCR, flip charts, free parking.
|Hours||Please call zoo at 506-634-1440 for hours.
Winter 10:00am - 4:00pm; Spring to Summer 10 am-7 pm (mid to late June until October)
The Zoo will be closed
to the public from
January - March 2020
|Dates Program is Offered||Vanished Kingdom opens May 1 and closes end of Oct.|
|Areas Served||Charlotte County ; Kings County ; St John County|
|Eligibility||Ages: 99 year(s) and under
No age restrictions
|Fees||Admission - Call for information|
|Located In Community||Saint John|
|Address & Map||
901 Foster Thurston Dr
Saint John, NB E2K 5H9
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|Intersection||Foster Thurston Drive and Sandy Point Road|
|Accessibility||Fully Accessible ; ***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please contact the organization before arrival***|
|Service Level||(51) Registered Charity|
|Elections||AGM held in the spring of each year for Board of Trustees.|
|Service Categories||Public Parks|