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Shalom Wildlife

#1 of 24 things to do in West Bend Features Animals
1901 Shalom Dr, West Bend, WI 53090-9006
+1 262-338-1310
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Love this place!

What a fun day! Enjoyed walking the trails and seeing many animals. Nice walk, nice atmosphere. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Great Zoo!

This is a great zoo for all ages. I love that it's not commercialized and the money goes to the zoo... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jen Z
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1901 Shalom Dr, West Bend, WI 53090-9006
+1 262-338-1310
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fun day! Enjoyed walking the trails and seeing many animals. Nice walk, nice atmosphere. We fed many animals. Peaceful setting. Staff was friendly. Even held some baby raccoons! Will definitely go back!

Thank dgirlsocon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great zoo for all ages. I love that it's not commercialized and the money goes to the zoo for continued improvements and care of the animals. The Facebook page keeps you up to date on events and how the animals are doing....More

Thank Jen Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a short drive from downtown West Bend to this charming privately owned zoo. Walk or take a golf cart and enjoy animals in a natural wildlife setting. Especially enjoyed Lewis and Clark playing in the water and wrestling with each other. If you happen...More

Thank Valthediner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there for a field trip. We had a great time! My 6 year old daughter loved that she could interact and pet the wild animals. They had feed bins for purchase (it was my first time and I got lost in the chaperone...More

Thank HuntJumpRider
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I took my 2 young nephews here the other day and I'm not sure who had more fun - the boys or me! We got a golf cart to tour the zoo which was fun in itself. Be sure to purchase some food for the...More

Thank schoneygal4
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I've been here a couple of times and I am amazed at how each time is different from the last. The animals are well cared for, the area is so peaceful and the experience is never the same. The business makes the experience accessible to...More

Thank BV231
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Never felt closer to the animals, great setup - not a concrete jungle. Golf cars were fun to tour especially since we had a few who wouldn't have been able to walk the entire thing. Fun to feed the animals, we mix at the zoo...More

Thank Tony T
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I've been to Shalom Wildlife center a couple of times. It is very nice, affordable, and no crowds to fight with, and it's a good walk (you can rent golf carts if not able). The only con is, that it's mostly gravel, so if you...More

1  Thank schmeryl46290
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Shalom is certified as a zoo, but there are no concrete barriers, moats, and artificial shrubbery separating you from the animals - only a barely noticeable fence. You may have to wait and look carefully to see the animals, because they roam in large portions...More

Thank 451catheriney
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We make this a part of our holiday tradition every year and its always excellent!!! The staff is always so friendly and we love visiting with the animals!

Thank Rebekah L
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What is the admission cost?
31 August 2016|
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Response from Mrsesp1 | Reviewed this property |
Best check their website
What are the hours
15 July 2016|
Response from rickb527 | Reviewed this property |
June - August 9am - 5pm and give yourself a few hours to take everything in...
Sandra C
Are you open Monday labor day? Do you still rent carts for handicap elderly having trouble walking? Do you have any birthday packages fora 6 year old? Thank you for a quick reply.
5 September 2015|
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Response from Ken P | Reviewed this property |
They do rent still rent carts. They are open on Monday from 10-5. Maybe by contact them it was meant to send a note on their link contact us!