Salato Wildlife Education Center

Contact Details

place1 Sportsman's Ln
Frankfort, KY 40601


AS OF AUGUST 26, 2021, CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO COVID 19.   For the latest updates, please monitor the Salato Center’s social media channels or visit FW.KY.GOV.

Visit the Salato Center for an immersive encounter with Kentucky’s native wildlife!  Explore indoor exhibits to get up close views of snakes, frogs, turtles, and fish.  Follow our paved wheelchair accessible trails to see an eagle, black bear, bobcats, and more!

Admission charged to access center’s indoor and outdoor exhibits; closed Sunday, Monday, and state holidays.  Open March-Mid-November. Hours: Tuesday – Friday 9am-5pm; Saturday 10am-5pm.