Cristo Rey Ranch

Pet a llama or see the lemurs at this unusual ranch run by nuns.

More than 300 animals to see as well as beautiful gardens, aviaries, a fish pond, and a unique gift shop. Customized, prearranged group tours may include hayrides and opportunities to interact with and learn about a variety of domestic and exotic animals.

Guided tours available May 1–Oct 1. Call for tour prices or feel free to walk around and enjoy the grounds on your own.


N8114 County Road WW, Mt. Calvary, WI


  • Family-Friendly
  • On-Site Parking


Cristo Rey Ranch Live Nativity

Cristo Rey Ranch Live Nativity

Friday, December 13, 2019 - Saturday, December 14, 2019

Did you ever wonder what it would have been like to be in Bethlehem at the birth of Jesus? Here's your chance to see for yourself at Villa Loretto's Live Nativity. A reenactment of Jesus' birth with actors and animals. Performances are held in a barn with hay bales. Seating is limited.

4th Annual Animal Adventures on the Farm

Sunday, August 16, 2020

Our 4th Annual Animal Adventures on the Farm will be on August 16th from 11:00am to 3:00pm!  We will have all of our animals on display with a brand new animal that you have never seen on our ranch before! We will have an abundance of activities for kids, which includes a bouncy house, several critter and reptile exhibits, tractor train and trailer rides, pony rides, face painting, balloon animals and more!