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Address: 3900 Wildlife Way, Cleveland, OH 44109
Phone Number: 216 661 6500
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Description: Don't miss this exciting metropolitan zoo best known for having the...
Don't miss this exciting metropolitan zoo best known for having the largest collection of primates in the United States and for its Rainforest exhibit, which features a thrilling simulated tropical rain storm.
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Cleveland Zoo

Love this place. Plan to spend the day. The Rainforest is a great place for a cold day, takes you out of the cold into the tropical. Have enjoyed the zoo for years. Make sure you... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 22, 2015
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Alliance, Ohio
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Alliance, Ohio
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Love this place. Plan to spend the day. The Rainforest is a great place for a cold day, takes you out of the cold into the tropical. Have enjoyed the zoo for years. Make sure you put this on your list of places to visit.

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Willoughby, Ohio
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

The Cleveland Zoo is a fabulous park. Wear good walking shoes and plan to spend the day watching animals from many countries. Lions and tigers and bears, oh, my, don't forget the monkeys and elephants.

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Oberlin, Ohio
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

We have spent the past two days at the zoo. While the entire zoo is not open because of the weather there were other kid friendly holiday activities (decorate a cookie or make a bird feeder). It is nice to go visit when there is not a large crowd. They have recently remodeled the elephant exhibit and it is great.... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We went to the Rainforest this past weekend, as a diversion from the cold temperatures. What was nice were all the tropical plants, and animal exhibits were labeled. However, it appeared as though nothing has changed since I visited more than 15 years ago. And what was especially disturbing to me was how dirty some of the enclosures were -... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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44 reviews 44 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

In general, I'm not sure what constitutes a bad zoo. I think all zoos are generally in the same ballpark. With that being said, the Cleveland Zoo is a nice, charming zoo. Love the layout. Not too big, but enough to make a good day to spend with animals. Tram is a plus that helps take visitors to various parts... More 

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Muskego, Wisconsin
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47 reviews 47 reviews
11 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We were there on a very cold Saturday, but still enjoyed our time there. Hope to come back during the summer. (Though it seems my travels only take me to Cleveland in late fall). We were very lucky to see, well, um ... Two elephants trying to make more elephants. Amazing to see. We were very lucky to have walked... More 

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Richmond Heights, Ohio
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

My husband and I went with our best friends, their nephew and another friend of ours and his 7 year old. It was great. Most of the displays were open and animals were out, which was nice. Sometimes you go to a zoo and half the animals are not on exhibit or are hiding. They had tons of food/drink carts... More 

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Cleveland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Family and I saw other families had a lot of fun also I would check the weather before the visit Rain Forest is a must also. ...

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Cleveland, Ohio
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is a very interesting zoo, offering something for everyone. The exhibits offer great information about each animal for those who want to read and learn a lot. And for those who need to just see the animals there is a huge variety and often a great experience to take home. Some animals put on a great... More 

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Willowick
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Went to the zoo..for the first time in ten years.I was pleasantly surprised by all the new exibits. The elephant encounter was awesome....3..elephants were out moving around..was neat. Would recommend a visit for people all ages...took our time...saw a lot of animals out on a cool day...lucky.....was inexpensive too.

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