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Address: 2220 Wisconsin Dells Parkway, Gps 700 Hwy 12, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Phone Number: 16082532391
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We visited near the end of their season. This was good because it was not crowded, but a little disappointing because some of the animals had already been moved out. Unusual... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Justice19
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Maple, Wisconsin
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Maple, Wisconsin
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited near the end of their season. This was good because it was not crowded, but a little disappointing because some of the animals had already been moved out. Unusual animals that all looked to be healthy and in comfortable displays. We liked it better than a zoo.

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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44 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family visited in August, heat of the summer but found plenty of shade in the African Plains animal area. Fun animal show and randomly, pig races. Buy the carrots and feed the giraffes. Definitely full sun in the main park, bring your sun screen. Outside the paid park area are little gift shops and treats (lemonade, fudge and ice... More 

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Thank christigpa
Madison, Wisconsin
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15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for the day. Took the grandkids and they loved the interaction with the animals. They have a nice area for a picnic so you can sit back and relax. Did not like the Safari train ride as much, because I had been to one in Georgia that you could actually feed the animals and the giraffes put their... More 

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Thank CatsRunWild
Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015 via mobile

Having visited the Deer Park across the street, we were curious about this place. One truth here holds up: places that have large fences blocking the view of what's inside don't want you to see what's inside until you pay your money and proceed inside. This, for you Wisconsin Dells vets, is the former Riverview space. Riverview catered to small... More 

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Thank Michael B
Baraboo, Wisconsin
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99 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

It was pricey, but the train ride was worth the price. The animals got up close to the train and my children really enjoyed the ride.

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Thank SaukCountyLocal
Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
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51 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

I know that it costs a lot of money to house the animals, but unless you really love animals a lot--which my daughter does--it's not the best use of money for a Dells adventure. My daughter did love it, though, but for the parents it was a bit more boring.

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Thank Jill0404
Byron, Illinois
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

Great family experience and worth every penny! The park has a great interactive train ride where you have an opportunity to feed many different animals, some in an open pasture. The number of big and small cats is impressive and you are able to get much closer and see them better than at any zoo. The kids loved the nursery... More 

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Thank Josh V
Adams, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

Very fun place to go and relax with the animals the people that work there are very friendly, we have season pass and were there a lot

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Imperial, Missouri, United States
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

Lots of interaction with the animals. Much more up front and personal than going to the zoo. Lots of fun feeding the Giraffe and the parakeets!

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Thank Bob W
Minneapolis
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22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

We had free admission with our stay at the Kalahari Resort, and since it was mid-week during the last week of October and many of the Dells attractions, restaurants, etc., were closed down for the winter, we were very happy to find the zoo still open. I don't even know what the regular cost of admission would have been, but... More 

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