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Zoo Of Acadiana

116 Lakeview Drive, Broussard, LA
318 837 4325
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Ranked #2 of 5 Attractions in Broussard
Type: Zoos
Activities: Viewing wildlife
Description: Ten miles south of New Orleans, this zoo has over 750 exotic animals.
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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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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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18 reviews 18 reviews
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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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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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Scott, Louisiana
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3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

A great place to enjoy a leisurely stroll, in the shade, or not, with the grandkids... many things to do and see for all ages. Our grandkids love the train ride and the huge play area... of course we always need to stop and refresh ourselves with a hot dog, chips and a drink. No matter the age our grand... More

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Natural Bridge, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Great family fun....do ride the train see the gibbon island and camels, zebra and deer. Catch the zoo show.The staff is wonderful with the animals and the kids! Love the owl in the show we saw. My favorite exhibits were the tiger, giraffe and the monkeys! Lots of beautiful birds and loud parrots. Even in the winter this place is... More

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OnTheRoad, USA
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33 reviews 33 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

We just did a quick walk-thru of the zoo one afternoon. There seemed to be a lot of activities for kids (we were there on a cold day in the off season, so many weren't open/operating), like a zoo tour train, nice playground, and nice gift shop. We enjoyed the more treed setting in this zoo, and loved the alligator... More

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

I had previously written a review for this Zoo. Since my first review, I became a member and have visited several times. I am happy to see so many improvements over the last couple months, especially the new fencing. I was also happy to see the Golden Bengals have been moved to a much roomier area with a pool. As... More

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