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Address: Lincoln Park, 1215 North 8th Street, Manitowoc, WI 54220
Phone Number: 920-683-4685
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Nice little zoo

It's a very nice little zoo, great place to spend a few hours with little ones. Admission is free, so that's a huge plus. Not nearly as big as the big zoos in Milwaukee, Madison... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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Kiel, Wisconsin
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Kiel, Wisconsin
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43 reviews 43 reviews
11 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

It's a very nice little zoo, great place to spend a few hours with little ones. Admission is free, so that's a huge plus. Not nearly as big as the big zoos in Milwaukee, Madison, or Green Bay, but it isn't trying to be. The animals looked happy and well cared for.

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Manitowoc, Wisconsin
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

This is a wonderful little zoo in Manitowoc. They have made multiple improvements over the years and it's a fantastic facility for families and the animals.

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Three Lakes, Wisconsin
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Donations taken for admittance. Nice paths for walking or strollers. A nice variety of animals, some you can get pretty close too.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

As you walk in, animals are there. Under construction areas and many animals off display but free and nice

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De Pere, Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Love the groundhogs. Plenty to see and it is well maintained. There is no one collecting money when you go in, but they do ask for donations.

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Germantown, Wisconsin
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46 reviews 46 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Who can complain about free admission, beautiful serene surroundings, happy zoo animals to include a barn w/WI farm animals you can reach out and touch? Swings and picnic areas for families and kids, what a great place. Don't forget to thank your stay by donating a buck or two in the donations containers on your way out!

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St.Marys,ON. Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This Zoo had animals that were wounded or found abandoned and nursed back to health. You only pay what you like as it is donations only. It is run and operated by Businesses and citizens of the city of Manitowoc.

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Flint, mi
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849 reviews 849 reviews
165 attraction reviews
383 helpful votes 383 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

A very small zoo but you can't beat the price. A great place to enjoy on a tight budget. Most animals were within view (not sleeping in a hidden corner).

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Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

My family & I visited the zoo for the very first time on Labor Day. Free Admission & Free Parking. Zoo accepts donations. Nothing special to write home about here. There is only about a dozen or so animals to see. So if you are looking for a small family friendly zoo then this is for you. You can browse... More 

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Manitowoc, Wisconsin
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

A nice little zoo for the family to visit no charge but has a donation tank. Seem to be making some much needed renovations and could use more animals and goats could use some activities they looked very bored and getting fat !

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