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Address: 1204 Gulf Shores Parkway, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
Phone Number: 251-968-5731
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Activities: Viewing wildlife

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Great little zoo

We really enjoyed our zoo experience. It is small and manageable for a morning or afternoon outing. The lemur encounter is awesome, highly recommended!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
Kelli Q
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Columbia, Missouri
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Columbia, Missouri
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

We really enjoyed our zoo experience. It is small and manageable for a morning or afternoon outing. The lemur encounter is awesome, highly recommended!

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Springbrook, Wisconsin
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

A small zoo but obviously a major attraction in the area since it was crowded when we visited. Facility clean and it appears animals were well cared for. However, a number of cages were empty. Ok for something to do on a day when the beach is not the major attraction.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Very friendly staff, the animals are amazing and it is a great family day. It's very affordable and easy to get around. The kids had a great time.

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Blue Springs, Missouri, USA
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

This is a wonderful zoo for for everyone. I love that it is small enough that you can see the animals, especially for small children. Great for families, the little ones won't get tired and bored. They also have animals that you can interact with. We went with my niece the other day and she did the lemur experience and... More 

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Muncie, Indiana
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18 reviews 18 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

I took my 17 year old daughter and 14 year old son and they loved it. It may be a little zoo but they enjoyed it. It was a great and inexpensive way to spend a couple hours. We fed several animals and held Lemurs which was AWESOME!! Unfortunately, they didn't have any baby tigers to hold. I would do... More 

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Cadillac, Michigan
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188 reviews 188 reviews
49 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

My husband had gotten a new camera so we. went to the zoo for him to practice . It is a nice little zoo. The place is clean and well kept. Great place to take kids.

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Saint Thomas, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Great place to go with the family. Clean, and a fun way to spend a whole day. Great set-up, easy to navigate.

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33 reviews 33 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015 via mobile

I was very impressed with this zoo. It was well maintained and had a variety of animals. I was surprised that you can be hands on with some of the animals. Definitely worth a visit if you are nearby!

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23 reviews 23 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

This zoo was the perfect size for our 3 little boys. Great animal encounters. We enjoyed the Kangaroos. The young lady working at the Kangaroo encounter was very informative about the animals. Great place to visit that wont take up the entire day.

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Gulf Shores, Alabama
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

nice afternoon stroll but the water recirculating pump was so loud - too bad they cant figure out a quieter electric pump - but the zoo was good

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