“Loving would be easy if your colours were like my dreams. Red, gold and green, red, gold and green. Every day is like survival…” O’Dowd/Moss/Craig/Pickett/Hay.
For a sensational, rainbow-scaled-day of adventure, super-slithery snakes, remarkable reptiles, awesome amphibians & incredible invertebrates: take the family for an unforgettable encounter at The National Reptile Zoo. Enter the hidden, mysterious world of creatures rarely seen, and therefore utterly fascinating, so join in, finding out all there is to know about the 150 different creatures at this really wild zoo: situated in the cultural treasure chest of Kilkenny city. There’s so many different options for whatever your day and timetable; open 7 days a week, 10am to 6pm, with hands-on interactions. So whether you’re at the zoo for an hour, or for a whole day, you’ll enjoy a full interactive experience for you and your family. Learn about habitat, biodiversity, animal care, behaviour as you take a sneaky peek behind the curious-creatures-multi-coloured curtain, and light the flame of inspiration within future generations.