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Reptile World Sepentarium

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Address: 5705 E. Irlo Bronson Mem. Hwy, Saint Cloud, FL 34771
Phone Number: 407-892-6905
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Old Florida Must See

This old Florida attraction is both a business and educational resource that's a must see for adults and kids alike. You'll see some of the most lethal animals on the planet who... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 26, 2015
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Saint Cloud, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

A very OLD facility at the outskirts of St.Cloud, Fl. For the reptile enthusiast it is a great educational experience. Learn the species of snakes first hand and watch venom milking demonstration that could ultimately save someones life around the world. This facility is NOT Disney! It is run down and small. However, the admission is reasonable and the experience... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

This old Florida attraction is both a business and educational resource that's a must see for adults and kids alike. You'll see some of the most lethal animals on the planet who while fearsome are timid creatures who try to avoid humans at all costs. This business also provides the venom needed for anti/venom for the world and you'll see... More 

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Madison, Maine
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We just happened to stop here while looking for things to do in St.Cloud. We got there around 3 when the venom demonstration was beginning. It was a cool thing that you don't get to see often. They collected venom from various poisonous snakes for use in research and anti-venom development. The owner informed the group of several kinds of... More 

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Brockton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Amazing variety in a relatively small venue! Very educational visit and reasonable admission fee. The people who work there were very friendly and made us feel welcome.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Decided to take a different way home from Disney and chose to turn around and give it a try after passing it. Kids had fun, though a little early in the drive home for a break. Make sure you plan your visit when they have the snake demonstration. Today it was only at noon and 3, next time we'll call... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Reptile World Serpentarium is AWESOME!! George, his wife and the staff there are great with the snakes and do a wonderful job of telling and showing people how they run their amazing operation to harvest snake venom. George has years of experience and it shows when you see the exciting venom show up close and personal. The snake exhibits are... More 

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Melbourne, Florida
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8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

To look at the Reptile World Serpentarium exterior you'd think, "oh another ho-hum snake farm" but nothing could be further from the truth. This Serpentarium, is loaded with fun, excitement, and and loads of useful information. I've never seen so many different types of snakes in one place, not to mention the turtle, the alligators, and the many varieties of... More 

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Saint Cloud, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Moving to Florida, my husband felt that I needed to know about local snakes as I walk the dog daily and need to know about what is out there. I hate snakes, they make me scream! I went and was pleasantly surprised. The snakes are behind glass, but the most interesting thing was the extraction of the venom which is... More 

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Kissimmee, Florida
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51 reviews 51 reviews
14 attraction reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Not much to say without ruining it. But this place is awesome. I loved seeing snakes I'd never see in real life, like the Huge King Cobra. Fun fact the doors to the snake pens wear only the staff have access have no locks so in theory a snake could push it open kinda scary. Make sure you pet the... More 

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We went to the Serpentarium having passed it on several visits to Florida on our way to the Beach. It was a great short trip, really fascinating to learn about the venom milking process and how anti venom is produced. George and his assistant Rosa 'milked' several snakes and we also had the unexpected treat of a wild local snake... More 

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