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Promised Land ZOO

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Address: 32297 Hwy 86, Eagle Rock, MO 65641
Phone Number: 417-271-3324
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Description: Home to over 500 rare and endangered animals from all over the world...
Home to over 500 rare and endangered animals from all over the world representing 56 species. We have camels, kangaroos, lemurs, buffalo, omnivores, deer and we are home to many rescued large reptiles and tropical birds too! We have just added some cats to our park including Caracals and Servals. There is plenty to see in our 4 mile drive thru and petting zoo with walk thru area too! Come during one of our bottle feeding times and you will get to help our zookeepers bottle feed baby animals! Newly added this past summer we opened a new wing to the Walk Thru to include a Ring-tailed Lemur Exhibit, an American Alligator Poll and the Prarie Dog Town! Open everyday, year-round! Have a bigger family? Promised Land ZOO now offers a special Family Rate that will allow you to bring all the kids you want at a discounted rate (see our website for details). Also look to our website for personal tour, group tour and special party information. Bottle feedings daily.
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Close up experience with animals

This was our second trip to Promised Land Zoo. The first time we went was during a trip to Eureka Springs. The most recent trip, we took the short hour drive from Branson. We took... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
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Conway, Arkansas
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Conway, Arkansas
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

This was our second trip to Promised Land Zoo. The first time we went was during a trip to Eureka Springs. The most recent trip, we took the short hour drive from Branson. We took our daughter who is under 1 year old. She loved looking at the animals and getting fairly close to them. Can't wait to visit again... More 

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Blue Eye, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

When my nephew and sister-in-law came to visit from California, I wanted to take them someplace unique. We started in the lobby looking at the animals in there,and were helped by the sweetest young lady! So we drove through the "zoo" very slowly so we could experience all of the animals and the scenery. Feeding the deer was so much... More 

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Hemphill
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17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

You start out looking at animals around the front office. You can then get in your car and drive through the zoo seeing all kinds of different animals running around loose. They say don't feed them , but the ostriches and emus will follow you around if you do.

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

This zoo features a petting zoo area and a drive-thru safari. My boyfriend and I started out in the petting zoo area which featured way more animals than the typical petty zoo. Initially, we didn't purchase the feed bucket, but after a few minutes of all of the animals trying to sniff and nip at our hands, we realized they... More 

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Topeka, Kansas
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106 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Drive through wildlife park with a petting zoo. My wife, our six year old daughter and I enjoyed the animals and enjoyed the Bible quotes in the drive thru. I do wish the Serval cat would have had more room. It was a short drive from Eureka Springs. Allow about two hours to enjoy the animals.

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Patterson, Louisiana
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66 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

This place was awesome as you can see by the photos. My favorites were the Emus. They were the clowns that stole the show with the young camel coming in a close second. I think the parakeets found a new friend. So much to see and you can do it from your vehicle. Just remember that they tell you two... More 

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Lake Mary, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

While driving to Eureka Springs from Branson, we just happened upon the zoo and decided to take a look. Were we glad we did! This turned out to be one of our trip's highlights. The Promised Land Zoo is a private enterprise that takes in rescues and breeds their animals. They work closely with zoos. While not large, the drive... More 

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Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

It was one of the most amazing times we had in Eureka Springs area. As we were driving around the place we actually saw a baby being born on a Black Horn Antelope. It was amazing and the people that were there running the place was so friendly and helpful. Also loved the idea it is a Christian atmosphere.

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Forney, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We have a great time going through this drive through zoo. Have fun trying to pet the deer, and always get entertained with the ostriches coming up to windows. it takes about an hour to drive through parts and then about 15-20 min for petting zoo. I would go back to here when we go back to Branson

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Hudson, Iowa
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37 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Small but wells done, very family friendly zoo. Loved the reference to how the animals Glorified Gods creation and the scripture references!

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