Hours & Admission

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​​​​​​​​​Daily Operating Hours: 10:00am - 4:00pm 

Some animals are taken off exhibit after 4:00pm, however the grounds remain open 45 minutes after the main gates close.  

The Welcome Center is open but masks are required for guests when they are inside the building. 

Reservations are NO longer needed. All admissions are onsite at the ticket booth.


Adults (age 17 - 64) ............. $5

Children (ages 4 - 17) ......... $3

Seniors (age 65+) ................. $3

Military (w/ ID) .................. $3

Children 3 and under ....... FREE

Closures: Oatland​ Island Wildlife Center is open every day of the year except Thanksgiving Day, December 24th, December 25th and January 1st. 


Oatland Island Wildlife Center is open rain or shine, with rare exceptions for extreme weather. If you're unsure, please check our homepage or our Oatland Island Facebook page. If there are no special notices in either of those places regarding weather conditions then we're open for our regular hours from 10am - 4pm.

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