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Oaklawn Farm Zoo

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1007 Ward Rd, Aylesford, Nova Scotia B0P 1C0, Canada
+1 902-847-9790
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Fun day

Came here with the girlfriend and had a fantastic time loved seeing the animals and also saw a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shelburne, Canada
via mobile
So Many Great Animals!

Spent a couple of hours here recently on a cool weekend afternoon. It was very busy with many... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Halifax, Canada
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“big cats” (22 reviews)
“all ages” (10 reviews)
“gift shop” (9 reviews)
1007 Ward Rd, Aylesford, Nova Scotia B0P 1C0, Canada
+1 902-847-9790
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here with the girlfriend and had a fantastic time loved seeing the animals and also saw a wild owl sitting in a tree in the deer habitat, I highly recommend this place!!

Thank hungryman202
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a couple of hours here recently on a cool weekend afternoon. It was very busy with many families with young children visiting the animals. I was very impressed with the variety of animals at the zoo - from monkeys, zebras, camels, llamas, lions, tigers...More

Thank peispud66
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our whole family enjoyed spending time here. It was lovely, the animals look well cared for and happy. The whole area was clean and well maintained. Our favourite was the bear and camels!!

Thank magoonfld
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Visited Ron and Gail at Oaklawn to catch up on news about family and the critters. So many visitors and so many cool animals, especially the cats, zonkeys, monkeys and horses. This is a wonderful facility that offers educational tours and family visits.

Thank onditquoi
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

It's a small zoo but it has all sorts of animals. Clearly the zoo isn't funded by any government or animal protection organizations but they are taking care of the animals. They seem well fed and healthy enough considering it's a little farm so that's...More

Thank H441957
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The zoo was originally founded with the sole purpose of rescuing animals. It has grown to include animals from all over the world. They are cared for very well with plenty of good food, large areas to roam and even the inclusion of 'toys' to...More

Thank golflinc56
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Great place to take the family. Extremely clean, especially the bathrooms. Lots to see and easy to push a stroller around.

Thank Jon N
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We have visited many zoos as my children love them. I usually hate them but not this one. Animals seem happy a lot are rescued animals. It's a cute little zoo! Love the monkeys, and all the big cats. The gift shop was a nice...More

Thank Tam230
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Visited with my daughters (8 & 12) and hubby from Dartmouth. Nice drive and plenty parking when we arrived, even got a shady spot under some trees. Nice welcome from staff, the up to the reptiles. Then out into the animal enclosure area. Pony ride...More

Thank ShonaV123
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Fabulous zoo just minutes from home 🏡 . Beautiful grounds and walk ways . Amazing animals lots to see and do. This zoo is a must see in Nova Scotia . Wonderful educational loads of fun for all ages. 🐒🐯🐆🐏🐇🦎🐾🐾❤️

Thank Pearl G
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Response from Ellen H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is . My husband has a wheelchair. It was a great way to spend an afternoon. Really enjoyed it.
16 August 2015|
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Response from MommaChar | Reviewed this property |
If you are travelling with children Yogi Bear campground is also close and super fun for kids!