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Alexandria Zoological Park

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Address: 3016 Masonic Drive (US Highway 165 Business), Alexandria, LA
Phone Number: 318-441-6810
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Nice Little Zoo

This is a small zoo, but well layed out. We went on a Friday morning with light rain falling, so there were few visitors. The rain also led to fewer animals being out and visible... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
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Houston, Texas
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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

This is a small zoo, but well layed out. We went on a Friday morning with light rain falling, so there were few visitors. The rain also led to fewer animals being out and visible, but the animals we did see seemed happy and well cared for which is always a good sign. We were not looking to buy refreshments,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed this small but nice little zoo. My husband and I were enjoying a rare day off and decided to checkout the alexandria zoological park. It was a weekday so wasn't crowded. Unfortunately the refreshment stand was closed but train ride was cute. Overall relaxing and interesting place to pass a couple hours.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Beautiful afternoon for a trip to one of the best zoo's we have been to. We use to go here all the time when I was at Fort Polk. What a treat to meet the Cougar keeper & talk to her. It was amazing to see her interact with the animals. We live Tyler & the Caldwell zoo where 2... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

I had a wonderful time. It's a nice little zoo. Perfect place to go on a pretty day. I love visiting all the animals.

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Concord, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

there's plenty to see here including a Louisiana section. most of the animals looked relatively content and not especially stressed (the white tiger did a lot of pacing). due to cold some animals were inside and according to one attendant the lion is young, afraid of "everything", doesn't like people, and the tigers are very, very young and like to... More 

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Pineville, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 via mobile

Love this zoo but after the deaths of the monkeys during a freeze the zookeeper should have been fired!

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Kinder, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

The zoo was a wonderful experience! Most of the animals were out and moving around to be seen. I really enjoyed the baby tigers that they had at that time. That and the white tigers were my favorites! There were not a lot of people there that morning so it wasn't very crowded. It was a very peaceful experience and... More 

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Alexandria, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Quality of animals is excellent for this well managed zoo. Good variety and seperate exhibits are unique and well planned. Nice place to spend the day..There is even a train ride for all to enjoy

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Alexandria, Louisiana, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

great place to take your kids. The zoo is very clean and food is great..The animals are well maintained. I have gone at Christmas as well as Halloween for ZooBoo.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

I don't have much negative to say except that that staff isn't too friendly, BUT the animals look to be healthy and well taken care of. The zoo is decent price range so anyone can afford to come here and for the price, it's a large zoo. It's amazing that they are able to keep the price so low. People... More 

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