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Bat Week

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  • Oct. 24, 2019 through Oct. 31, 2019, 9am-4pm, daily
  • Beardsley Zoo
  • 1875 Noble Ave., Bridgeport
  • All Ages
  • $16; $13 ages 3-11; $12 seniors 62 and older; free for children younger than 3

Each year Bat Week is an annual, international celebration of the role of bats in nature. Bat Week is organized by conservation organizations from across the United States and Canada. Learning opportunities for guests will be held all week, with crafts and fun activities at the Research Station. Visit the Vampire bats and participate in special activities all week long!

About Beardsley Zoo

1875 Noble Ave.

Bridgeport, CT

203-394-6563


    Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo is Connecticut’s only zoo. As an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and participant in its Species Survival Plan (SSP) programs, we are committed to the preservation of endangered animals and are actively developing strategies that will protect species and preserve their wild habitats. Through education, conservation, research and recreation, Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo provides a wonderfully wild experience for students and families.






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