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Animal Adventures

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SUCH an amazing place with so many different animals!

These animals come from all over! Whether they were former pets, adopted from a zoo or babies were... read more

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Owl Education Class

The class was amazing! We learned about the Eurasian Owl. He was beautiful. After petting him... read more

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Animal Adventures is New England's largest, privately owned animal rescue center of its kind! We have been operating in Bolton, Massachusetts since 1997. We are a rescue center first. We take in hundreds of unwanted, or unable to be cared for...more
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336 Sugar Rd, Bolton, MA 01740-1098
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These animals come from all over! Whether they were former pets, adopted from a zoo or babies were born and need a home. The tour is great with interactions with certain animals where you can touch them and learn a lot. Our tour guide was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank erica12321
Reviewed 2 days ago

The class was amazing! We learned about the Eurasian Owl. He was beautiful. After petting him and getting to know him, we each had the opportunity to hold him. It was a unique experience. We also held a Toucan and a Chinchilla. The evening was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank karenmpatti
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I want to start off by saying that the staff was very nice and seemed well-intentioned, but the animals at this "zoo" are not in good shape. The facility was in disrepair with animals crammed into too small, dirty cages and aquariums. I've truly never...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank Jillian W
Ed L, General Manager at Animal Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jillian, thank you for your feedback. However, i'd like to address your false and misleading statements. First off we are a rescue for exotic animals that have no where else to live or they'd be euthanized. We also are open to the public. The...More

Reviewed 30 October 2018

What better way to spend a rainy Saturday afternoon. We were the only people in the place it was like a private tour it was amazing. We got to see everything and the people working went above and beyond and let us do so many...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mayra M
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

My family loves it here we visit often. We have been coming here for 9 years. Every visit we learn something new.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Christina2378
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Our girl scout troop came here a couple times. Their favorite part was the adorable animals. We learned so much from the staff teaching us. The staff members were really nice and helpful. It is a hands on, fun place to go. I would definitely...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank lisamlarson1
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Our girl scout troop has been here a few times. It's an amazing, educational place with great staff. It's a hands on experience on a safe environment.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Erin B
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We went on the recommendation of a family friend and loved it. So many animals and such a better experience than a zoo. We interacted with an owl and turtles. We loved it. Well worth the drive to bolton

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jburn74
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

My teenaged daughter and I visited here because she is such an animal lover. This wonderful rescue center did not disappoint. We took the private 90 min tour which was not overly expensive and enjoyed every minute. We both learned so much and loved that...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank shannan S
Reviewed 28 July 2018

I went here today with my fiancé, after seeing a co-worker was here and it looked great and it was close by to visit. The prices are reasonable and they do offer a variety of up close personal encounters. When I arrived I could see...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Katherine L
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4 September 2017|
Response from Jane N | Reviewed this property |
They really are crammed into cages. I am surprised that this place has so many good reviews. It is the most disturbing zoo I have ever seen. As a wildlife rehabber, I can’t believe they have not been shut down.
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18 July 2016|
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Response from BABYKJ | Reviewed this property |
If you ask, possibly. They do alow you to touch or pet several animals (with there guidance)