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Zoo Of Acadiana

Address: 116 Lakeview Drive, Broussard, LA
Phone Number: 318 837 4325
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Ranked #2 of 5 Attractions in Broussard
Activities: Viewing wildlife
Owner description: Ten miles south of New Orleans, this zoo has over 750 exotic animals.
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Activities: Viewing wildlife
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Owner description: Ten miles south of New Orleans, this zoo has over 750 exotic animals.

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Charlottetown, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

I'm not sure if I arrived at feeding time, but the animals were really engaged and seemed interested in visitors. It was a nice visit.

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Cat Spring, Texas
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26 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

What a treat to stroll through the park with all the lights, worth the trip and be sure to take the train ride as this can be a great way to see some of the animals not in a small in-closer Give yourself plenty of time and enjoy

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West Monroe, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Fun times! Even for the size of the zoo it honestly was a great little trip! The animal areas were more than adequate and the animals seemed happy. Some zoos you go to you feel bad for the animals this was not one of them :)

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I am currently sitting here at your establishment, and I have to say how disappointed my family and I are! For the price you pay to get in, I expect to see what this establishment had to offer. Not much I can assure you! The thousand of banana spiders were more entertaining than the lack of animals and poor quality... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

This zoo is the worst ZOO EVER!!! Just went this morning. H O R R I B L E do not go and waste money and time. Paid $22.50 to get in. the animals looked sick. not too many there. the setting was a mess. the walk ways were made of wood, some were broken and spaced out, slippery, spider... More 

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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We drove 2 hours with two toddlers to take them to the zoo. They are now screaming in the car because when we got here they said they decided to close because nobody was coming in. No wonder if you close because guests take too long to drive there! Would I recommend this zoo? Definitely not!! Would I come back... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This review is honest and from my VERY RECENT experience on this past Saturday July 5, 2014. My family which consisted of 3 adults and 1 child visited this poorly maintained zoo. It wasn't actually a zoo more like a farm. The only time the zookeepers and/or employees spoke to you is when they were asking for money. There were... More 

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5 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

This is a small-town zoo, good for your child's first zoo visit. Plan to go when the weather is nice. The price is pretty steep for a zoo. I think it was $11 or $12 per person? $7.50 for kids. They have giraffes, llamas, a few farm animals in a petting zoo, birds, a pygmy hippo, reptiles, lemurs, a black... More 

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Kenner, Louisiana
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Very few animals, very small, grass over grown. The cost is $11, they should increase the ticket price and up grade the zoo. Very disappointing.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

$30 for 2 adults and a child for the sorriest exhibit of a zoo I have EVER experienced! All the animals were far from exotic! A bunch of birds and small monkeys. 1 white tiger that looked like it weighed 90lbs. A sorry excuse for a aquarium, the place looked like it hadn't been cleaned, the structure was falling apart... More 

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