Sponsor an event!
Help support the outreach and wildlife conservation efforts of the WDC with a corporate or individual event sponsorship. To find out more about the benefits of sponsorship, contact Rob Carmichael, Curator, at email@example.com.
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
(Closed on major holidays)
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
SPECIAL NOTE: During spring and fall, the WDC may be closed in the morning as we accommodate visiting school groups.
Field Trip Closure Updates:
Tuesday 5/24: Indoor exhibits closed until 1:00pm
Friday 6/3: Closed all day due to Lake Forest Golf Event
Admission to the WDC is FREE. Please NOTE, Free Admission is only for individuals and related families of 8 or less. Larger groups (schools, organizations, Scouts, tours, etc.) must set up a program prior to arrival and pay a fee that will be quoted by the WDC Curator. E-mail our Program Coordinator to set up your program.
Visitor donations are encouraged and appreciated, and support the high-quality care we give our animals.
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