After years of preparation and the completion of a rigorous application and site inspection, Animal Adventure is recognized for their high standards in the following areas: animal welfare, care & management, veterinary care, conservation initiatives and support, scientific advancement - education - interpretations, physical facilities, safety/security, governing authority, support organizations, financial management and sustainability, staff experience and education, guest services experience, and master & strategic planning.
The park is the first in the state of New York to achieve ZAA accreditation, and joins just over 60 other facilities in the country: ZAA Facilities
Thank you to all of our visitors this season and our supporters from a far, for making our 9th season a roaring success! We are already working on exciting new exhibits, encounters & improved guest and animal accomodations for the coming season! Tapir, naked mole rats, reptile and aviary displays are already in the works as we continue to grow and provide interactive educational opportunities for our guests. Watch for the return of onsite birthday party options, menu changes, new events, and other HUGE & EXCITING announcements! Stay current on our Facebook Page: Official Park Facebook Page
Our private animal encounters do remain available during the "off-season"! These amazing interactive and educational experiences of the animal-kind, allow our guests to go behind the scenes with our keepers to meet and learn about our amazing ambassador animals! Reservations must be made in advance! Availability, info & rates are on the linked page for each option! Learn More, Buy & Book!
Park Memberships, Animal Adoptions, Gift Certificates, Day Passes, Plush, AAP Merchandise and More! 100s of items to choose from! Shop Now!
Animal Adventure is designed to promote up close and hands-on animal encounters! Hand feed many domestic and exotic animal ambassadors and get within feet of our cute, but less cuddly, carnivores. Bring your camera, but keep one hand open, to feed and make friends, with animals from around the world.
Off I-88, Just 15 Minutes From Binghamton, Your Animal Adventure Awaits!
Schools, museums, libraries, birthdays and many other organizations, both close and far, have experienced our exciting, entertaining, and educational message with Group Visits to the park!
Explore our page and discover just how wild your next outing or event can be!
We are federally licensed by the USDA; ensuring that our animals, their care, and facilities meet the same standards of all USDA licensed zoos and aquariums in the US. We are also licensed by NYS Department of Environmental Conservation and NYS Agriculture & Markets.
Many of our animal ambassadors are from rescue situations & surrenders! Ask our staff, we would love to share their story with you!
We are proud to be a part of the Species Survival Plan!
Overseen by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, the focus of the SSP is to maintain a healthy and self-sustaining captive population that is both genetically diverse and demographically stable.
The species belonging to the SSP are selected based on the belief of captive breeding programs being their only chance for survival. We are honored to be a part of the solution.
Animal Adventure is an accredited zoological facility, earning accreditation after a rigorous application and
site inspection process in December of 2021.
The Zoological Association of America (ZAA) is a non-profit, membership-based, accrediting organization
dedicated to responsible wildlife management, conservation, and education.
The ZAA upholds the highest level of professional standards in animal welfare, safety, and ethics.