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Niabi Zoo Express Train

If you would enjoy seeing the zoo by train, then ride the Niabi Zoo Express. This miniature replica of an old steam engine leaves the station every fifteen minutes. Tickets can be purchased upon entry to Niabi Zoo at the time you purchase your admission (recommended) at the main entrance, or at the Wild Things Gift Shop. Train Ride tickets are not available for purchase at the Train Depot and must be purchased before the ride.  

Last train ride at 4:30.
Cost: $3.00 per person
Ages 1 and up require tickets.

Endangered Species Carousel

Take a ride on the wild side on the custom built Endangered Species Carousel!  The carousel seats up to 45 people, and is handicapped accessible. Zebras, gorillas, and tigers are just of the few exotic animals featured on the carousel.Tickets can be purchased upon entry to Niabi Zoo at the time you purchase your admission (recommended) at the main entrance or inside the Wild Things Gift Shop, or at the carousel(cash only).

Last carousel ride will be at 4:30.
Cost: $2.00 per person (one parent is allowed to ride with the child without a ticket).