Red Panda ©
Montana's zoological park and botanical garden plays host to around 70,000 visitors a year and is one of the State's most popular tourist attractions, the only zoo within 600 miles (965km) of Billings. The complex covers 70 acres to the west of the city, exhibiting animals and plants native to the northern Rockies and high plains, and similar latitudes in Europe and Asia, in state-of-the-art natural habitats.
Address: 2100 South Shiloh Road
Telephone: (406) 652-8100
Opening times: 1 May to 24 September: daily 10am-5pm. 24 September to 30 April: 10am-2pm. Admissions close one hour before grounds close.
Admission: $7 adults, $4 children 3-15. Other concessions available.