Little Ray's Reptile Zoo is home to the most rescued, abandoned, and confiscated reptiles in Canada. We are the first carbon neutral zoo in North America.Plan my Ottawa trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.
Little Ray's Reptile Zoo uses hands on interaction with a large variety of animals to engage and educate visitor's to the zoo.
Learn about reptiles, mammals, birds, amphibians, and even fish from around the world!
Our brand new outdoor and indoor enclosures will change how you see the animals that we see every day in our own backyards.
Open year round our zoo is the best kept secret in Ottawa!
Can't come to the Zoo? Have us come to you! with our special birthday packages you can have some incredible guests to your next birthday party, corporate event, or even wedding!
Little Ray's Nature Centre Reviews
I have been a fan of Little Ray's for many years. When we visited this August, I was somewhat shocked that the the outdoor displays were dirty and had a terrible smell. The presentation was only... more »
Relatively expensive for the size, but unique experience and they are a rescue. I look forward to their new location in the fall. My kids were very impress with the live show. more »
We absolutely loved our experience at this zoo. We expected a basic reptile exhibit but it was so much more. The interactive part was the best and the bat exhibit was simply amazing. Also the place has a great personal feel to it that makes it so much more enjoyable than the larger zoos. And the zoo workers are great with their enthusiasm and insightful information. Highly recommended and a big thank you to all the staff for a great experience!
Little Ray's is a shining example what a great interactive rescue/zoo is all about. It's fun, educational and always engaging. The kids absolutely love our visits to Little Ray's. It's sad to see them move to a new location so much farther away but I know my family and I are excited to see what kinds of things they can do with all that extra space.
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