Users' questions

How much is Henry Vilas Zoo?

How much is Henry Vilas Zoo?

How much does the zoo cost? Admission to the zoo is free. Rides on the zoo train & carousel are $3 apiece; tokens or punch cards can be purchased in the carousel building or the main gift shop.

Does Henry Vilas Zoo have a sloth?

Henry Vilas Zoo now has its very own sloth exhibit, the Madison-area zoo announced Thursday. While the zoo had sloths previously, this is the first time they have their own digs.

Is Henry Vilas Zoo good?

This zoo is great. Plenty large but manageable in a few hours. So many of the animals we all love to see. We had a great time and I recommend seeing the zoo if you are in the Madison area.

Is Madison zoo free?

The Henry Vilas Zoo in Madison, WI is one of only a handful of admission-free, community-supported zoos in the country. Fully accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, our beautiful zoo features exhibits and attractions for the whole family!

Where is Truax Field in Madison, WI?

Truax Field is located at the Dane County Regional Airport, on the northeast side of Madison, Wisconsin. Truax Field was activated as an Army Air Base in June of 1942. It was deactivated as an active military base in 1968, when it was taken over by the Wisconsin Air National Guard.

How big is Truax Field in Dane County?

Dane County Regional Airport (Truax Field) occupies 4000+ acres, has 110 buildings, 4500 employees, and an economic impact to the area, exceeding $100 million annually. Dane County Regional Airport is no longer just regional.

Who is the owner of Truax Field Air National Guard?

Truax Field Air National Guard Base Owner Department of Defense Operator US Air Force (USAF) Controlled by Wisconsin Air National Guard (ANG) Condition Operational

Is the 115th Fighter Wing at Truax Field?

Today, Truax Field ANGB remains the home installation of the 115th Fighter Wing (115 FW), an Air National Guard unit operationally gained by the Air Combat Command (ACC), flying the Lockheed F-16 Fighting Falcon C/D multi-role fighter aircraft. The 115 FW has two distinct missions.