Sunday Winter Openings

Come take advantage of the unique experience of seeing the Magnetic Hill Zoo’s winter animals in a wintry setting, enjoy some free hot chocolate, and purchase some local maple products.

Administration and Admissions


125 Magic Mountain Rd, Moncton, NB E1G 4V7


Sunday Winter Openings

Event Features

  • Visit the outdoor winter hardy animals*
  • Visit the zoo animals in the Ecodome and the Imaginarium
  • Play at the playground
  • Enjoy a free cup of hot chocolate (available to everyone while supplies last)
  • Enjoy a free cookie (available to kids 12 years and under while supplies last)
  • Buy maple snow candy or taffy cones from the Mobile Sugar Bush

* Although all our animals are always given access to their indoor quarters during below freezing temperatures, here is a list of animals that often choose to remain outdoors. Please note that the Zoo does not guarantee if any of these animals will choose to be outdoors. Peccaries, bears, 2 types of deer, caribou, condors, cougars, jaguars, horses, tigers, leopard, alpacas, otters, goats, donkeys, Barbary sheep, and lions.

Dates and Hours

Dates: March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31

Hours: 11 am to 3 pm


Ages 18+ Ages 4-17 Ages 0-3
$5 $3 Free


  • Please note that only cash is accepted at this event. 
  • Complimentary passes are not accepted.


  • SUNDAY WINTER OPENINGS is a production of the Friends of the Zoo. The Friends of the Zoo is the Zoo’s volunteer organization which seeks to raise funds to better the animal enclosures at the Magnetic Hill Zoo.
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