Exhibits & Shows

Discover one of the best things to do in Miami!  Minutes from South Beach, Miami Beach and Downtown Miami, Jungle Island enriches the lives of park visitors through immersive experiences centered on adventure, animals, discovery and play.  Discover Jungle Island today! 


Jungle Island’s three entertaining shows feature some of the wildest animals from around the globe. From the world’s most lethal bird-Cassowary to some of the most amazing animals you will have to see to believe.

*schedule subject to change

Winged Wonders

Times: Daily 1pm & 4:30pm
Location: Parrot Bowl

Presented in the Coca-Cola Parrot Bowl, Winged Wonders captivates audiences with some of the most beautiful, playful, and dangerous birds from all over the world. Come soar with us and discover some of the world’s most fascinating birds including our very own Andean condor, beautiful stunt-performing macaws, and many other amazing feathered friends.

Wild Encounter 

Times: Daily 11am & 2:30pm  
Location: Jungle Theater

Wild Encounter will enchant you with some fascinating felines.Don’t miss this exciting presentation of some of the jungle’s most respected animals.

This incredible presentation of big cats is produced by T.I.G.E.R.S., The Institute of Greatly Endangered and Rare Species, an international big cat conservation educational organization. After each show, guests can purchase special, upclose photographs with tiger cubs or primates. 

Wild Adventures 

Times: Daily 12pm & 3:30pm  
Location: Serpentarium

While Doctor Wasabi is out on safari, come visit with our animal care staff as we unlock the secrets behind some of the jungle's most rare and unusual residents. 


Posing Area

Smile! And don’t forget to take a famous picture with one of our beautiful and colorful parrots.

Parrot Cove

Times: Daily 11am to 5pm 

Located at the farthest tip of Jungle Island, Parrot Cove is Miami’s only private beach. This sophisticated tropical beach playground offers breathtaking views of Biscayne Bay and downtown Miami and is exclusively for the use of park guests.  

After getting up-close to some of the world’s most fascinating animals, park guests can head to Parrot Cove for more adventures under the sun. At this beach oasis located at the tip of Jungle Island, visitors can relax in lounge chairs and then cool off by wading into Biscayne Bay. With the cost of admission to Jungle Island, the entrance fee to Parrot Cove is free. 

Be sure to stop by Parrot Cove to stay cool and relaxed in between Jungle Island's fascinating animal shows. 

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Manu Encounter

Times: Daily 11am to 5pm
Location: Manu

Fashioned after the clay cliffs in Manu, Peru. This is an interactive experience with Squirrel Monkeys, free-flying macaws and parrots as well as other exotic animals. A brief presentation on the habits and habitats of these animals will be given by one of our Animal Care Trainers who will remain present to answer questions relating to this exhibit. 

Orangutan School

Times: Daily 1:10pm
Location: Primadomes

Witness the tremendous intelligence of our outstanding orangutans as they go back to school.

Kangaroo Konnection

Times: Daily 11:30am - 4pm
Location: Kangaroo Paddock

Come meet and interact with our cuddly Kangaroos!

Petting Barn

Times: 10:30am - 5pm
Location: Petting Barn by Children's Playground

Come pet and feed our petting barn animals. Makes for a wonderful memory and some wonderful pictures! 

Everglades Habitat & Walk

Make your way across a true replica of the Florida Everglades, complete with beautiful flora and fauna from the region. 

Feed our birds around the park

Many of our magnificent birds enjoy being fed by you, our guests. You’ll find them along our jungle paths with food dispensers at each location.

Interact with Trainers and Animals

As you wander through the park, you’ll encounter our trainers who host an assortment of animals. Touch, ask questions, and make friends.

Penguin Exhibit

Times: See penguins after each Wild Adventures Show
Location: Serpentarium

Our South African penguins are so adorable. Come see our fluffy little friends swim and waddle around their penguin pool.


It’s your time to monkey around. Frolic on slides and crawl tubes.

Tortoise Exhibit

You’ll be astonished at the size of these giant tortoises. Some males grow to 500 pounds and can live for 150 years.



10am to 5pm

*Hours subject to change*

Jungle Island is open 365 days a year. Special shows and events at this popular Miami attraction may extend Jungle Island’s hours. Upon arrival, ask the Ticket Booth or Guest Relations for any special event or show information. Jungle Island hours are subject to change without notice. Severe inclement weather may affect Jungle Island’s hours.