Animal Encounters

This page lists places in the Tampa, Florida area where kids can interact with or observe animals including: pets, farm animals, zoo animals and animals in the wild.
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Apollo Beach Nature Preserve

The Apollo Beach Nature Preserve is a 63-acre nature preserve that serves as habitat for a variety o ...

6760 Surfside Boulevard, Apollo Beach, FL, 33572
Bakas Equestrian Center

Our mission is to provide therapeutic horseback riding activities for children and adults afflicted ...

11510 Whisper Lake Trail, Tampa, FL, 33626
Black Rock Farms

We are a family owned, small farm in Dover, FL. We have many animals, and love sharing in our experi ...

3011 Lewis Rd., Dover, FL, 33527
Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay

Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay theme park is the ultimate family adventure, combining world-class thrill r ...

10165 N McKinley Dr, Tampa, FL, 33612
Camp Bayou Outdoor Learning Center

Camp Bayou is open for recreational pursuits such as wildlife watching and nature photography. This ...

4140 24th St SE, Ruskin, FL, 33570
Croc Encounters

Croc Encounters was established in January of 2005 as a non-profit sanctuary dedicated to rescuing u ...

8703 Bowles Rd., Tampa, FL, 33737
Florida Aquarium, The

Come discover one of the best aquariums in the country at The Florida Aquarium in beautiful downtown ...

701 Channelside Drive, Tampa, FL, 33602
Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail

The Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail is a network of 510 premier wildlife viewing sites acro ...

HorsePower for Kids, Inc.

HorsePower for Kids, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides a farm and petting zo ...

8005 South Race Track Rd., Tampa, FL, 33635
Noah's Ark On Wheels & Noahs Ark Farm

We are an animal sanctuary and educational farm that travels to you and shares our furry world here ...

12971 Tyler Run Ave, Odessa, FL, 33556
Old McMicky's Farm

Old McMicky’s Farm is Florida’s most unique, educational, and hands-on animal farm and Beautiful Par ...

9612 Crescent Drive, Odessa, FL, 33556
Raprager’s Family Farm

Fresh fruits and vegetables, family fun with hayrides, games, playgrounds, pumpkin patches, haunted ...

16907 Boy Scout Road, Odessa, FL, 33556
Tampa Electric’s Manatee Viewing Center

Manatees love warm water. And by a stroke of POWERful luck, Tampa Electric can provide it to them! O ...

6990 Dickman Rd, Apollo Beach, FL, 33572
USF Botanical Gardens

The USF Botanical Gardens is part of the College of Arts and Sciences. It consists of about 16 acres ...

12210 USF Pine Dr, Tampa, FL, 33620
Wonders of Nature

Wonders of Nature comes to you and is unlike any other animal show you can hire. Wonders of Nature ...

Zoo Tampa at Lowry Park

The Zoo emphasizes endangered, threatened and vulnerable species from climates similar to that of th ...

1101 W. Sligh Avenue, Tampa, FL, 33604