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.
Kids Tampa: Animal Encounters - Fun 4 Tampa Kids
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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
BF Petting Farms

BF Petting Farms is a petting farm (zoo) where you can take your kids to meet some of the cutest ani ...

15320 Morris Bridge Rd., Thonotosassa, FL, 33592
Big Cat Rescue Sanctuary

Big Cat Rescue is one of the largest accredited sanctuaries in the world dedicated to abused and aba ...

12802 Easy Street, Tampa, FL, 33625
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 wis a non-profit sanctuary dedicated to rescuing unwanted reptiles. Croc Encounters ...

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
Jenny's Petting Zoo

We are a family owned and operated Exotic & Domestic Animal Farm. We offer Birthday Parties, Private ...

12611 Andrews Rd., Wimauma, FL, 33598
Nanny’s Educational Zoo And Rescue

We want kids to interact with animals and learn about them in a fun atmosphere. Open weekends.

1139 Livingston Rd, Lutz, FL, 33559
Noah's Ark On Wheels & Noahs Ark Farm

We bring farm fun to you and/or let you come have some 'farm fun' here! We offer: farm parties, pa ...

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 ...

Mobile in Hillsborough, Pinellas and Manatee Counties, FL
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