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Montgomery Zoo

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Address: Northern Blvd., Lower Wetumpka Road / Coliseum Blvd., Montgomery, AL
Phone Number: 334-240-4900
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9:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Description: This popular family destination, spread over 40 acres, is home to over 700...
This popular family destination, spread over 40 acres, is home to over 700 animals from five continents, including the famous Bengal tiger. A train ride around the park provides an overview of the site and a chance to determine where you want to go later for a closer look.
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What a nice surprise!

My husband and I were in Montgomery for the day from Atlanta. We decided to visit the zoo to kill a few hours. The admission price was $15.00/per adult and we opted for the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 23, 2015
Goodwin0904
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Atlanta, Georgia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
12 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

My husband and I were in Montgomery for the day from Atlanta. We decided to visit the zoo to kill a few hours. The admission price was $15.00/per adult and we opted for the $4.00/pp add-on for the SkyLift (which was totally worth it). As luck would have it it was Animal Enrichment Day at the zoo which means toys/treats/games,... More 

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Montgomery, AL
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

If your in montgomery this is a really great place to see. I have been to really large zoo's but for a small city this is one of my favorite things to do.

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Montgomery, Alabama
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

animals are well taken care of and their environments well keep.Zoo attractions are well planned out and easily accessible.

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Montgomery Al.
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

had agreat time a nice place to visit and enjoy lots to do and see many varieties of animals and birds!!

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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I enjoy going to montgomery zoo for the large animal exhibits. They have done a great job on the enclosures and habitats for the animals. There are a lot of small animals and birds as well. Dont forget to tour the mann museum as well because they have some of the best whole animal mounts that i have seen. The... More 

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Montgomery, Alabama
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Good family outing. Nice zoo for a city this size. Has a train and a zip line, also a nice playground. Seasonal lights at Halloween and Christmas

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Montgomery, Alabama
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Easy to walk, not to big, and a good variety of animals, reptiles, etc. take a ride on the sky chairs for a good view from above.

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Montgomery, Alabama
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Excellent place to take the kids or walk hand in hand and talk. Beautiful and educational. The food is a bit over priced but you can eat overlooking the park. We always get a combo so we can visit the zoo, museum, and ride the train. My kids always love the playground too.

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Macon, Georgia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
10 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015 via mobile

My 5 year old and 3 year old loved this zoo. There was an educational piece at 1:30 about the lions that my 5 year old loved and my 3 year old loved the elephants and ant eater. This would be a great place to take a Girl Scout troop or something similar because of the educational aspect of it.... More 

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Auburn, AL
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28 reviews 28 reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015 via mobile

We are zoo members and have been for 3 years. We love having the zoo available for outings on days when the weather is nice and we just want to get out and about with our son. My son and I go regularly. During the week, it's not crowded and it's a lovely place to get outside and stroll. Be... More 

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