Northeast Georgia Mountains / Cleveland

North Georgia Zoo and Petting Farm

2912 Paradise Valley Rd.
Cleveland, GA 30528

706-348-7279
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Home to more than 400 animals, North Georgia Zoo is sure to be the highlight of your family adventure. North Georgia Zoo has one of the largest petting zoos in Georgia and is full of fun and educational experiences for all ages.

Pet and feed a variety of miniature and rare breed livestock, including potbelly piglets, miniature goats, sheep, donkeys and deer. Babies are born year-round. Join us for a guided wildlife walk, trained animal shows, wagon ride to the camels and zebras, or take a pony ride.

From alligators to wolves, you will surely not be disappointed. A fun, interactive adventure awaits you. North Georgia Zoo is a partner in conservation and ZAA accrediated. Please visit our website for hours as they do change seasonally.

Info & Amenities

  • Admission & Fees

    See Website : www.myfavoritezoo.com Other Pricing Options

    Zoo Admission: Adult $23

    Zoo Admission: Child (Ages 2-11) $21

    Discounts

    Group Discount

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking

    Gift Shop

    Guided Tours / Guide Available

    Maps & Brochures Available

    Meeting Facilities

    Parking on Site

    Party Facilities

    Picnic Area

    Public Restrooms

    Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly

    Handicapped Accessible

    Handicapped Accessible (Limited)

    Group Amenities

    Group Rates Available

    Group-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway

    400

    75

    Payment Options

    Mastercard

    Visa

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • Behind the Scenes Tour

    Behind the Scenes Tour

    03/18/2018 - 11/18/2018

    Get up close and personal with animals not seen on regular zoo visits. Visit with the nursery animals, touch, feed and participate in the training and enrichment of animals from foxes to camels! These tours are for those who want to spend more time learning, petting and interacting with a variety of animals. These guided tours allow lots of time for pictures and interaction with the animals.

    *Must have at least 12 people reserved in order to run tour. If we do not reach 12 people, ther... read more

  • 4th Annual Fiber, Farm & Art Festival

    4th Annual Fiber, Farm & Art Festival

    04/28/2018 - 04/29/2018

    It's sheep shearing time! Come join us and learn all about sheep shearing, spinning, and get free samples of wool! Check out interactive farm demonstrations. Learn how to spin, trim hooves, train, and more! 

    Includes farm area petting zoo and shearing demonstrations, fiber arts, homesteading, knitting, painting, and crafts! Take advantage of a great educational and fun opportunity. Students may take fiber samples home with them. School groups, home-school groups, day cares and more ta... read more

  • Mothers Day at the Zoo!

    Mothers Day at the Zoo!

    05/11/2018 - 05/13/2018

    Take a tour and learn all about being a mom in the animal kingdom. Learn what it's like to be a surrogate mom to animals at the zoo and meet some of those special animal "moms." Talk with mom's who help at the zoo and share fun stories of being a mom to both the human and animal kind! Is it really that different after all? Moms always get in free with paid child's admission on Mother's Day! Don't forget to add on an animal encounter or experience, and make your Mother's Day extra special!

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  • JR Zookeeper Day Camp

    JR Zookeeper Day Camp

    07/23/2018 - 07/25/2018

    Learn how to feed, train, groom, clean, and care for the animals. Activities are customized according to age. Included are pony rides, enrichment crafts, petting zoo, bottle feeding baby animals and more! Our camp staff is dedicated to providing a holistic camp experience. The campers grow spiritually, cognitively, physically, and socially. This event is for ages 8 and up.

    Note: Lunch is not provided. Please send your camper with a sack lunch. Drinks and snacks will be available for p... read more

  • Overnight Teen Camp

    Overnight Teen Camp

    07/25/2018 - 07/28/2018

    Creation Encounters Camp is part of North Georgia Zoo, home of Wildlife Wonders & Paradise Valley Farms. The focus of this camp is to give campers a chance to interact with God's Creation in a new and unique manner. They will get to experience what it is like to be a zookeeper and a part of the Wildlife Wonders family. This includes shadowing zookeepers, meeting some amazing animals, helping with training and feeding, crafts, enrichment, games and of course there will be playtime with both ... read more

  • Scarecrow Trail

    Scarecrow Trail

    09/22/2018 - 10/29/2018

    Join us for lots of fall festivities! This year's scarecrow trail will be bigger than ever! Come see all the unique and fun scarecrows. Browse through the pumpkin patch and pick your perfect pumpkin (Starting October 1st).

    Featuring themed scarecrows, wool jump, hayrides ($7), pumpkin patch, wildlife walk and much more! All this is included with your admission to the zoo! 

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  • Pumpkin Fest

    Pumpkin Fest

    10/01/2018 - 10/29/2018

    Join us for the month of October for all kinds of fun-filled activities. This is a great time to bring your group out and experience a variety of activities including: Wool jump, pumpkin patch, scarecrow trail, pumpkin painting and more! The cost is zoo admission plus any add-ons you may like.

    Find your perfect pumpkin during Pumpkin Fest! (There is an additional cost for pumpkins.)

    Groups: We recommend you reserve a group tour time so we can best accommodate yo... read more

  • BOO at the Zoo

    BOO at the Zoo

    10/27/2018 - 10/29/2018

    This is the perfect Halloween alternative event for those wanting to bring their kids to a fun and safe place to trick or treat and just have loads of fun! Come dressed up and receive a free feed cup! Join us for the Scavenger Hunt! Lots of goodies and prizes will be given away! Hold a Tarantula! Dig for Treasures! Check out our adorable "Dressed" up animals! Learn about the creepy and crawlies! Cost is zoo admission plus any add ons you may like. No witches, ghost or goblins here! But you ... read more