is a reptile zoo or reptile park. Many serpentariums
also have reptile sales departments.
The Miami Serpentarium opened in 1948 and closed in 1984.
Most serpentariums have snakes that visitors can handle, as well as
a party room at the zoo for children's birthday parties.
Notable serpentariums include:
- Seaway Serpentarium in Canada
- Cape Fear Serpentarium in Wilmington North Carolina
- Edisto Island Serpentarium