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Capron Park Zoo

201 County Street, Attleboro, MA
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Ranked #2 of 6 attractions in Attleboro
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Zoos
Owner description: Free park playground and picnic areas surrounding the zoo; great for younger children. "Splashpad Playspace" (water playground) located in the zoo... more » Owner description: Free park playground and picnic areas surrounding the zoo; great for younger children. "Splashpad Playspace" (water playground) located in the zoo during the summer. « less
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW

A wonderful place to see animals, enjoy the grounds and have fun under the sprinkelers.I wil take my two and half years old grand-son back soon!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

I was referred to this zoo by a local and was so glad I took my 2 girls (ages 7 and 6)! We did not arrive until about 2:00 p.m. I was kind of nervous about that because the park closed at 5:00 and I was afraid we would not have enough time to see everything. But that was plenty... More

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Barrington, Rhode Island
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

for such a small zoo this place has so many animals, it is just lovely. The kids loved the white lion and the kangaroos. great zoo!

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Attleboro, Massachusetts
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Love Capron Park. It has a playground, a decent zoo and a big field and grounds to walk around or have a picnic. It is nicely landscaped. A wonderful place to visit. Get outside and visit !

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Attleboro, Massachusetts
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4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Great place for kids. It's clean and the animals are well taken. Care of. Love taking a walk through and listening to the children laugh.

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North Attleboro, Massachusetts
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Been going here for a couple years now with the family. The zoo itself is smaller than say RWZ, but a lot of fun. There is a nice little area to feed goats and llamas and a great splash pad during the summer months. Directly outside the zoo is a fantastic playground my kids love

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Attleboro, Massachusetts
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We take our friends there along with their children. It's not too large. You can cover it in less than an hour if you wanted. Surprisingly large assortment of large and small animals. Lions, sloth bears, kangaroos, llamas and other exotic animals not typically in the big zoos. Also, there is a water park for the kids and a huge... More

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Attleboro, MA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

One of the few city owned zoos in the state. The care, compassion and professionalism of the entire staff is plainly evident when you tour this zoo. The animals and their well being is first and foremost. That said, they manage to tie in education and entertainment to keep kids of all ages interested and engaged for the entire day.... More

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Pawtucket, Rhode Island
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

This is a small zoo with not as many exhibits as some of the bigger parks, but it was clean with lots of open paths for kids to run. On top of that it is so much more affordable than some of the other local zoos. Nice place to spend an afternoon!

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Plainville, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

This is a nice park with a small zoo on the grounds. The part has ample room, places for kids to play, or if you just want to stroll around and not be bothered by other people its great. A friend of mine and had a picnic on one of the little knolls next to a monument. Very scenic. The... More

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