Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary is a beautiful 600 acre urban wildlife refuge featuring live animal exhibits, educational displays, miles of hiking/skiing trails and various wildlife viewing opportunities. While nothing beats actually being there, click on links below to begin your journey through the sanctuary’s many offerings.
Animal Stories for Preschoolers is story time, a fun project or activity, and sometimes a surprise animal guest. This program is for children ages 3-5.
November 6, 13, 20, 27; Click for more information.
Please register by calling 920-291-3671.
November Birdseed Sale
Support the Friends of the Wildlife Sanctuary. Orders due Friday, November 24, 2017 at 4:30 P.M. Birdseed can be a great holiday gift!
Printable Birdseed Sale November 2017 brochure.
Thanksgiving Holiday Hours
The Wildlife Sanctuary will be open regular winter operating hours on Thanksgiving Day.
WI Public TV at WLS
WI Public Television filmed Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary for WISCONSIN LIFE in a segment titled, “The Right Note.” Host Angela Fitzgerald learned how injured animals are cared for in our R-PAWS program. Read more…
A Natural Expansion
A Natural Expansion, our capital campaign to build a 12,800 square foot addition adjacent to the current Nature Center building is nearing the $2.5 million funding level needed to break ground! We’re so close. Can you help? Read more…