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Perry Wildlife Zoo

9604 Trout Run Road, Wardensville, WV 26851-0000
(304) 874-3051
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Type: Zoos
Most recent review
- Mar 4, 2013
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Greensboro, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

They could have more signs telling you where to go, which direction and how many miles. We drove for about 5 miles on a back road, thinking we were lost but kept driving anyways and there it was in the middle of no where..... also they could use more animals.

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Moorefield, West Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

i have been here several times, and will be going back over and over again! i love how personal the experience is. it is a unique place, where you are very close to the animals. some you can even feed. ever fed a grizzly bear? you can here!

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Front Royal, Virginia
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

Excellent little zoo in the middle of nowhere. I know that some people may find it unacceptable to have baby lions and tigers on display for photographs, but the animals were born into captivity in the first place, and I believe that human interaction benefits them.

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rhode island
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21 reviews 21 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

had a nice variety of animals - some you could feed peanuts that you buy when getting your tickets - our girls favorite was the baby tiger - though if you wanted your picture taken with it (or a baby kangaroo) it was expensive. Only took about 1 to 1.5 hours to see.

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43 reviews 43 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

We have made several visits to the Perry Wildlife Zoo and it is always a rewarding experience. There is always a few new animals and some "old-friends" on hand to delight children of all ages (even us sixty-somethings). The highlight of this trip was a young grizzly bear named Bruno who was getting a good hosing down on a fairly... More

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Winchester, Virginia
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

Love taking trip here each year to see the new animals.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2011

Who would have believed that you could find a Zoo in Wardensville, WV--But you can! Located 9 miles from the town, it is a easy drive. There are a variety of animals including, Bear, Deer, Rabbit and several others. The kids will love it. You can purchase a small cup of nuts in the old country store to feed them.... More

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