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Sibley Park Zoo

Address: 800 Sibley Park Road NE, Mankato, MN
Phone Number: 507-387-8624
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North Mankato, Minnesota
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Took grandkids and they loved feeding the animals, Safe and fun little playground and beautiful ponds and flower gardens

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Council Bluffs, Iowa
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

If you want a beautiful place in the Mankato area for pictures go to Sibley. We are extremely happy that we chose this place for our engagement photos. It is absolutely beautiful!

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Courtland, KS
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82 reviews 82 reviews
11 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Beautiful grounds, clean restrooms, several unique jungle gyms, and lots of farm animals to see! Even an adult fitness outdoor gym area! Will definitely stop next time we pass through.

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Willmar, Minnesota
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

The kids and I traveled with my husband on a day work trip. I had lots planned that didn't include this park. I happened to come across it on my GPS. Do to the quality of this park we didn't go to do anything else that day. The equipment is in great condition and is unlike any of the parks... More 

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Mankato, Minnesota
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

The park itself is nice; part is by the river. Also ball fields and picnic areas. The zoo itself is minimal -- nothing exotic. Mostly barnyard animals in accessible pens. Good for very young kids.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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92 reviews 92 reviews
25 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

Very, very nice place with wonderful play structures and exercise track for adults. Lovely garden and cute farm animals to visit with.

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Mankato, Minnesota
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32 reviews 32 reviews
4 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

This is a great place to take your little kids to. They have quite a variety of friendly animals to look at: boars, guinea pings, all kinds of fowl, goats, camels, and even ponies you can pet. They provide food to give the animals at vending machines. They also have a unique play area where children can play, including a... More 

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Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

We love Sibley Park! Spacious, clean, cute and fun play area. Love the animals! Tons of space for kids to run, play ball etc.... Nice picnic areas too! Wonderful place to take the family.

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New Ulm, Minnesota, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

I love the variety of human friendly animals who want to interact with visitors! The city is doing a great job on this park!

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Mankato, Minnesota
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188 reviews 188 reviews
118 attraction reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

Don't expect and overr the top traditional zoo. This is a simple mom and pop operation and veru casual affair. During the winter and the holiday lights there are reindeer.

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