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Folsom City Zoo

403 Stafford Street, Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 351-3527
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Ranked #3 of 15 Attractions in Folsom
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Zoos
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Roseville, California
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53 reviews 53 reviews
21 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

My kids and I went the week before school started. While they do have food for purchase outside the gate, we brought lunch with us. We went in and walked around a bit, went out and had lunch at the picnic tables by the park and then went back in to see the rest of the animals. It's not quite... More

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Folsom, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Folsom City Zoo is one of my favorites. Though it is small and will likely not keep you busy all day, I find it soulful. There are not many exhibits but the ones that are there were created and are maintained with care. They are large enough for the animals to hide and move around. Love the stories of the... More

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Folsom, California
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167 reviews 167 reviews
19 attraction reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The Folsom City Zoo was a pleasant surprise. Many more "zoo" type of animals than I expected to see, including tigers, wolves, bears, parrots, hawks, foxes, Zebus, monkeys and deer. No reptiles, although there are displays showing painted plaster replicas of snakes. Nearly all the animals have been rescued -- some were pets and others were injured by wildfires or... More

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Fremont, California
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1,319 reviews 1,319 reviews
836 attraction reviews
863 helpful votes 863 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Folsom city zoo is a nice small zoo. Its been part of the Folsom community for years and is a nice place to take the family to see animals.

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Fair Oaks, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Pay NO attention to any bad Review of the Folsom Zoo. It is Awesome. If we must contain wild animals, this is a wonderful place to view them. It is small and very very focused on the health and welfare of the animal. How do I know that? Because I am an active volunteer in the community and I know... More

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Andrews, Texas, United States
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59 reviews 59 reviews
24 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

It's a small zoo with decent amount of animals. Me and the wife had a good time at this one and was surprised by all the animals just out and about.

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
16 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Small and compact. Great for a one to two hour visit. Stayed for a reading session. Great staff and wonderful staging for a small zoo.

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Folsom, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

1st went to our Folsom Zoo 30 years ago, Small, but doing great works, rescue animals and there Peacocks, took my Grandkids there over the years as the Zoo change for the Better, still small town Zoo, but you know all the animals are LOVED...... Great place just to relax.....Hot Dogs aren't bad either....Last visit summer of 2013, going back... More

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Sacramento, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Hi, when the best part that happened in zoo is a peacock jumping out on the trail, is not a great way to look at zoo. Its a small place, for small parties. Though surely not a place when somebody is looking for a zoo as in zoo.

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Granite Bay, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

This is the perfect zoo for little kids. Right size to wander around. All the animals are rescued which makes it all the better. After you are done there is a train ride you can do and a wonder childrens park - all right there. Bring a picnic lunch and you are set.

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