Rhode Island


Roger Williams Park Zoo

1000 Elmwood Avenue
Providence, RI 02907
Phone: (401) 785-3510
Website: http://www.rwpzoo.org

The Zoo began in the 1870's, starting from a park bequest by a descendant of Roger Williams, founder of Rhode Island. Today 40 acres offer multiple world-class exhibits from giraffes to elephants.

Biomes Marine Biology Center

6640 Post Road North Kingstown, RI 02852
Phone: (401) 885-4690
Website: http://biomescenter.com
Hours: 12-5pm, closed Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day

Home of the largest collection of New England marine life, demonstrations are held daily throughout the summer to educate visitors on the world's marine life.