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Lincoln Park Zoo

Lincoln Park, 1215 North 8th Street, Manitowoc, WI 54220
920-683-4685
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Ranked #6 of 18 attractions in Manitowoc
Type: Zoos
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Mishicot, Wisconsin
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Small zoo in a small park. Its free but asks for donations. They have Prarie Dogs, a Wolf, Snow Leopard, Cougar, Bear, Buffalo, Farm Animals, Birds of Prey, Reptiles, and a play ground. Cages are setup for good views of the animals. Interactive stations where the kids can play and learn about the animals. None of the food places and... More

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Rhinelander, Wisconsin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Very small but have interesting things. A small building where there is air conditioning and a few animals. Won't take long to look through so great for small children.

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Arlington, Wisconsin
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The zoo is free. Not many of the free zoos left. Small for the area and the animals look unhappy. The zoo is very clean and tidy. Beautiful location - Let's give them more $$ to expand......

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Manitowoc, Wisconsin
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94 reviews 94 reviews
34 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Typical small city zoo with iron cage bars and listless sad looking animals. The two wolves are always agitated. They seem unhappy. The snow leopard is so pathetic It can bring a tear to one's eye. It is overweight and just lays there. The people who work there are doing their best; but they are limited by money and material.... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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63 reviews 63 reviews
18 attraction reviews
133 helpful votes 133 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I found Lincoln Park (the zoo is inside of the park) interesting and a nice respite from the city that surrounds it. However the "zoo" itself is kind of a joke with few animal cages and even fewer animals occupying the space. The real laugh was when we came across Bambi and family who was sponsored by a local hunting... More

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Bloomington, IL
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154 reviews 154 reviews
7 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

This was a great stop for our 2 yo grandson. All new sidewalks in 2011. We should support a zoo like this. Prairie dogs, eagle, owl, hawk, bison, wolves, deer, sheep, goats, crane, ducks, geese, turkeys, are all here. Cougar and leopard were not to be seen today. Our grandson loved it! Thanks to the City of Manitowoc. Don't just... More

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This was a very nice zoo for the size. It would be a good stopping place to let the kids get out and walk around if you're headed to Door County up Hwy 42. The entrance fee was nominal for adults and kids. The zoo was very well kept. We stopped as the last leg of a girls weekend and... More

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Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
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36 reviews 36 reviews
22 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

It's been a long time since I've been to the Zoo, and nothing has changed or been added. The Zoo setting is very nice, but the most disturbing thing we saw were cow legs in the Wolf pen. Other people also were commenting on that. They were laying everywhere, it wouldn't look so bad if they took the time to... More

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Manitowoc, Wisconsin
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41 reviews 41 reviews
25 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

It is a pretty small zoo but still nice. It is free ( a donation is suggested though). You can see some wolves, bear, eagle. There is an indoor place where you can see real snakes, spider, turtle, birds and other little animals! There is also a playground with table around if you plan to eat there!

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Two Rivers, Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Nice and small. Perfect size for young children. Its really clean. They have a park right inside the gate. I love the indoor exhibit with the tortoise. Most of the animals were running around playing. We always go a few times throughout the spring and summer. Will be going back very soon!

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