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Fort Wayne Children's Zoo

3411 Sherman Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46808
(260) 427-6800
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Ranked #1 of 26 attractions in Fort Wayne
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Type: Zoos
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Fort Wayne, Indiana
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW

A bit pricey for a small hometown zoo.....admission could be lowered a few dollars. Great animal exhibits.....

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Great exhibits and interactive fun for kids. I've been to several other zoos when travelling and this place knocks them out of the water!

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

One of the top zoos in the United States, it is not so large as to make the visit daunting for young children. The variety of animals is great, with most being in natural habitats. They have an African veldt where you can take a tram from side to the other, and get up close to the giraffes and feed... More

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New Haven, Indiana
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We almost didn't go that day due to coolness & threat of rain, but my daughter, son-in-law, 2 kids, myself & another daughter decided to visit the Ft. Wayne Children's Zoo last summer anyways & had a great time! The kids, ages both under 3, enjoyed it very much. Most animals were very visible possibly due to a cooler summer... More

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Fort Wayne, IN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

A world class zoo in a small town atmosphere. You can spend a whole day, watching animals like the Orangutans or floating on a dug out past the kangaroos and black swan. Plenty of gentle rides for old & young. Plenty of animals in their natural habitat yet close enough to enjoy. Be sure to see the aquarium and the... More

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

This zoo is rated in top ten in United States. It is so big you should take two days to show smaller children. To see entire zoo it takes at least six hours. They have just about every animal there is and water tanks for sea creatures. There are train rides, sky Ride, Water Log Ride, horseback ridding .

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

The zoo is a great combination of animal exhibits, activities, hiking, and generally fun for the whole family. It is divided into sections, so if you don't want to do the whole zoo, you can just do a section or two, and still have a great experience. The areas are: Africa Safari (with a giraffe feeding station $, open grasslands,... More

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

You will love our zoo!! It is small enough to do in a day and lots of fun activities for all ages!! Be sure and visit the Veldt where you can feed the giraffes and ride the ski lift. :-)

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I love this Zoo. It's a wonderful place to spend the day, walking thru the exhibits and viewing the animals.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

this is a great zoo. Not too big that its exhausting.The best time to go is as soon as its open, especially to feed the giraffes.

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