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Cameron Park Zoo

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Address: 1701 N. Fourth Street, Waco, TX 76707
Phone Number: 254 750-8400
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Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Great zoo for Waco

it has been a while since I have been there but they have shady spots especially in the hot days of summer. I see they have added other things since I have been there.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

it has been a while since I have been there but they have shady spots especially in the hot days of summer. I see they have added other things since I have been there.

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Hewitt, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

The zoo is the hidden gem of Waco! Small but packed with surprises and great atmosphere. I never get tired of it.

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Haslet, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

We visited this zoo with our teens and niece and nephew (under age 3). It was GREAT! It was large enough to keep you walking, but small enough to enjoy. You can see the animals up close. They were all out sunning themselves. The staff was really nice. The parking was close. The price was just right. We are all... More 

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

In the summertime, you expect the animals to be lethargic, but I didn't expect to find such a vast assortment of animals and even creatures from the ocean. We were pleasantly surprised and will certainly return when the weather is cooler.

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Waco, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

what a nice suprise to find in Waco! We have an excellent zoo that is clean and well kept. The gift shop is very well stocked and the kids working in there are very helpful!

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San Antonio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

This is a great zoo for a rather small town. Lots of animals, easy to get around, and easy parking. Be sure to visit Cameron Park while you're visiting.

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

I am a zoo lover and was blown away at the quality of exhibits for the size of the Cameron Park Zoo. Beautiful landscaping and friendly staff as well. The zoo is in a lovely green park area near the river too, next time I will pack a lunch and visit the park after the zoo.

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Fairfield, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Have been there twice this summer. The grandkids enjoyed very much. Word to wise though, don't eat there! It was a total waste of money for the kids!' Next time I will pack a lunch!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Took the family on a Saturday. Expected it to be busy. It was quite a nice experience! Not too busy, grounds were beautiful and very clean. We were impressed from start to finish and will go back. Everyone in the family had a very nice time! Definitely recommend.

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Waco, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This is a very nice zoo given the size of Waco. Much effort has been given to the layout. There are many exotic animals. My favorite are the orangutans. Go early in the day when the animals are active. They tend to be out of sight if it is a hot day.

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Additional Information about Cameron Park Zoo

Address: 1701 N. Fourth Street, Waco, TX 76707
Phone Number: 254 750-8400
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waco
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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