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Reptile Village Zoo

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The Demense Road, Gowran, Kilkenny, Republic of Ireland
T: +353(0)567726757

Reptile Village Zoo is Ireland's only reptile zoo, located in Gowran village, Co.Kilkenny. We are just 10 minutes away from exit 7 on the M9 Dublin - Waterford road and 5 minutes from Gowran Race Course.

Want to know what a snake really feels like or how a chameleon catches it's prey? Reptile Village Zoo, Ireland's only reptile zoo is the place to be! With over 100 different animals and more than 50 species on display, from Alligators to Tortosie and Toads to Pythons, there is something for everyone.

Open 10am-6pm seven days a week including bank holidays. All indoors. Indoor and Outdoor picnic areas. Soft play area.

Hourly animal encounters every day, giving you the chance to hold and touch some of our friendlier species like snakes, lizards, tarantulas and more! Conveniently located just 10 minutes from exit 7 on the M9 Dublin - Waterford road.