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“known as an "enhanced zoo"”
Wildlife West Nature Park, a wildlife preserve and "enhanced zoo," is located just 20 minutes from Albuquerque, New Mexico in nearby Edgewood. Conveniently located near Interstate 40 and Route 66. Wildlife West Nature Park provides a very special look into the animals and plants that are part of the ecosystems of New Mexico and the Southwestern United States. All the birds and animals at Wildlife West Nature Park are non-releasable, keeping with our philosophy of bringing education to the public without harming ecological balances in other parts of the region. Our habitats are designed to provide the best possible combination of viewing opportunities and harmonious living for our residents.Wildlife West Nature Park provides a broad range of educational opportunities that reach far beyond traditional zoos. We host numerous local events and festivals, presents concert series, and includes a catering operation with one of the area's best covered amphitheater facilities and a second, fully-enclosed entertainment venue. We invite you to browse our site and learn more about Wildlife West Nature Park - and, of course, to visit us at any time of year!
I'd lived in Albuquerque nearly ten years before I discovered the Petroglyph National Monument. I'd just gone through a huge breakup and I was driving the outskirts of town, pumping punk rock... Read more
4.5 stars A great place- how had I not known about it before. I found out about it from the New Mexico outdoor expo. Military gets in free and adults are $8. It's just a little ways off the... Read more
Wonderful wildlife and rehabilitation park for animals. Great gift shop and a really wonderful layout to the park. Love the raptors! Read more
Wildlife West Nature Park
- Sun - Sat: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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