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This page should help you find a place to can see capybaras near you. The list contains zoos, aquaria, and petting zoos. Circumstances change, so please be sure to check with the facility before visiting. And make sure you mention that you are there to see the capybaras! Letting zookeepers know that you are interested will help capybaras get the recognition they deserve.

Please help us keep this list up-to-date. If you find one of these facilities no longer keeps capybaras, or you find a facility that has capys but is not on the list, let us know!

Click here for another list of zoos that is helpful.

Please help us keep the list up-to-date! If you send a photo, we’ll add it to the page!

https://twitter.com/ngsbiopark/status/556261094600097792

Capybara Squadron, at Nagasaki Bio Park (from the official twitter blog)

Entries followed by a date (MM/YYYY) indicate the last time the facility was verified to have capybaras)

United States
Arkansas
.          Little Rock Zoo (10/2017)
Arizona
.          Reid Park Zoo, Tucson, (10.2017)
.          Tuscon Petting Zoo & Funny Foot Farm (10,2017)
California
.         Chaffee Zoological Gardens, Fresno
…                              (none as of 10/2017, expected 1Q 2018))
.          Charles Paddock Zoo, Atascadero (Query sent 10/24/2017)
.           Happy Hollow Zoo, San Jose (10/2017)
.           Santa Ana Zoo, California (Query sent 10/24/17)
.           San Diego Zoo (10/2017)
.          San Francisco Zoo (10/2017)
Colorado
.          Denver Zoological Gardens (10/2017)
Delaware
.          Brandywine Zoo, Wilmington  (10/2017)
Florida
.       Dreher Park Zoo/ Palm Beach Conservation Society, West Palm Beach (10/2017)
.           This zoo has a Capybara Experience where you can pet capys.
.        Hattisesburg Zoo, Hattiesburg (10/2017)
.        Jacksonville Zoo, Jacksonville (10/2017)
.        Sunken Gardens, St Petersburg
.        The Zoo, Gulf Breeze (10/2017)
.         Zooworld, Panama City Beach (11/2017)
Illinois
.        Scoville Children’s Zoo, Decatur (11/2017)
.        Glen Oak Zoo, Peoria (querry 11/3/2017)
Indiana
.        Mesker Park Zoo, Evansville
Kansas
.        Rolling Hills Wildlife Adventure, Salina
Louisiana
.         Alexandria Zoo, Alexandria
.         Audubon Nature Institute, New Orleans
.         Baton Rouge
.         Zoo of Acadiana, Broussard
Massachusetts
.         Franklin Park Zoo/Stone Zoo, Boston
.         Forest Park Zoo
.          Southwick’s Zoo
Maryland
.           Salisbury Zoological Park, Salisbury
Maine
.           York’s Wild Kingdom
Michigan
.           John Ball Zoo, Grand Rapids, Michigan
.           International Animal Exchange, Inc., Royal Oak, MI
.           Detroit Zoological Society, Royal Oak, Michigan
.           Wilderness Park, Birch Run, Michigan
Missouri
.             Saint Louis Zoological Park
.             Grant’s Farm, St. Louis
.             Kansas City Zoo, Kansas City, Missouri
Mississippi
.            Hattiesburg Zoo, Mississippi
New Jersey
.             Turtle Back Zoo, West Orange, NJ
.             Cape May County Park Zoo, NJ
.              Bergen County Zoological Park, Paramus, New Jersey
New Mexico
.              Albuquerque Biological Park
.              Alameda Park Zoo, Alamogordo, New Mexico
New York
.              Central Park Zoo, NY
.               Buffalo Zoological Gardens, New York
.               Big Apple Circus
Ohio
.               Akron Zoological Park, Akron Ohio
.               Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
.               Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, Columbus, Ohio
.                African Safari Wildlife Park, Clinton, OH
Oregon
.                West Coast Game Park, Oregon
.                Wildlife Safari in Winston, Oregon.
Rhoude Island
.               Providence RI
South Carolina
.             Riverbanks Zoo, Columbia, South Carolina.
.             Waccatee Zoological Farm in Myrtle Beach, SC
Tennessee
.             Chattanooga, Tennesee
.             Memphis, Tennesee
Texas
.             Seaquest Aquarium, Ft. Worth
.             San Antonio Zoological Gardens and Aquarium, TX
.             Caldwell Zoo, Tyler, Texas
.             Houston Zoo
.             Dallas Zoo
.             Austin Zoo
.             El Paso Zoo
.             Fossil Rim Wildlife Center, Glen Rose (10/2017)
.                  Can only be viewed on Guided Behind the Scenes Tour
.             The Texas Zoo, Victoria TX
.             Cameron Park Zoo, Waco, Texas
.             Animal World & Snake Farm Zoo, New Braunfels, TX
.            TDS Game Ranch
.            Bayou Wildlife Park
.            Sharkarosa Park
.            Frank Buck Zoo
.            Capitol of Texas Zoo
Washington
.            Jozee Roos. Tacoma
Wisconsin
.           Henry Vilas Zoo, Madison, Wisconsin
.           Irvine Park, Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
.           Racine Zoo, Racine, Wisconsin
.           Milwaukee County Zoo

Canada
Canada                 Calgary Zoo
Canada                 Toronto Zoo, Scarborough, Ontario
Canada                 Aldergrove Zoo, Vancouver, B.C.
Canada                 Kangaroo Creek Farm, Winfield, B.C.
Canada                 Valley Zoo, Edmonton
Canada                 Biodome, Montreal
Canada                 Bowmanville Zoo, Toronto
Canada                 Granby Zoo, Quebec

Europe
Austria                   Vienna Zoo
Belgium                Dierenpark Planckendael, Belgium
Belgium                Sint-Anna Ranch, Keelstraat 1800 Vilvoorde, Belgium
Czech Republic   Zoological Garden in Jihlava/Czechia
Czech Republic   Prague Zoo
Denmark              Copenhagen, Denmark
England                Birmingham Wildlife Conservation Park
England                Chessington Zoo in the UK
England                Chester Zoo, England
England                Cotswold Wildlife Park, Burford, Oxfordshire, England
England                Curraghs Wildlife Park, Isle of Man
England                Dartmoor Zoo
England                Drusilla’s Park, England
England                Exmoor Zoo, Devon
England                Hamerton Zoo Park
England                Howletts Wild Animal Park in the UK
England                Newquay Zoo, Cornwall, England (10.2017)
England                Peak Wildlife Park
England                South Lakes Wild Animal Park, Cumbria, UK
England                Southport Zoo, England
England                Twycross Zoo
France                   Jardin des Plants, Paris
Germany               Zoo in Schwerin, Germany
Germany               Augsburg Zoo , Germany
Germany               Hannover Zoo , Germany
Germany               Tierpark Chemnitz, Chemnitz, Germany
Holland                 Burgers Zoo Arnhem , The Netherlands
Holland                 Apenheul park, Apeldoorn, Netherlands
Holland                 Artis Zoo, Amsterdam
Hungary                Budapest Zoo and Botanical Garden, Hungary
Ireland                   Fota Island Wildlife Park, Ireland
Northern Ireland  Belfast Zoo
Poland                  Wroclaw Zoo, Poland
Russia                  Moscow Zoo, Moscow (query sent 10/27/2017)
Scotland               Edinburgh Zoo, Scotland
Slovakia                Zoo Bratislava
Slovenia                Ljubljana Zoo, Ljubljana (10/2017)
Spain                     Barcelona zoo, Spain
Sweden                Kalmarden Animal Park, Norrkoping, Sweden
Sweden                Eskiltuna Zoo, Sweden
Switzerland          Tierpark Zoo, Berne, Switzerland
Switzerland          Zurich Zoo , Switzerland
Wales                    Folly Farm Adventure Park and Zoo

Japan
Izu                         Shaboten Animal Park (10/2017)
Nagasaki             Nagasaki Bio Park (10/2017)
Tokyo                    Tokyo Zoo
Kobe                      Kobe Zoo

Elsewhere
Antilles                  St. Maarten Zoo, Philipsburg, St. Maarten, Netherlands Antilles
Australia               Adelaide Zoo, South Australia (12/2017)
.                              Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, Queensland (12/2017)
Japan                    Izu Shaboten Park Group

Malaysia               National Zoo, Malaysia
Singapore            Night Safari of Singapore
South Africa          Cango Wildlife Ranch, Oudtshoorn, South Africa
South Africa          Johannesburg Zoo, South Africa
South Africa          Pretoria Zoo, South Africa
Thailand               Alpaca Hill (10/2017)
Trinidad & Tobago      Emperor Valley Zoo (10/2017)