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Reid Park

100 Country Club Road, Tucson, AZ 85716
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Ranked #57 of 177 Attractions in Tucson
Type: Parks, Playgrounds
Most recent review
- Oct 4, 2014
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New England
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82 reviews 82 reviews
32 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Golf? Reid Park Golf Course is public and pretty decent. Flat, but a good place for a quick round. Zoo? The Reid Park Zoo is a great place. It's on the smaller side, but has very well done exhibits and the animals are kept in nicely attended and fairly spacious habitats. Picnic? Sure! It's a park! Watch baseball, play tennis... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
3 attraction reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This is a lovely, very large park in Tucson. In addition to a dog park and the nearby Reid Zoo, there are two large duck ponds and a large grassy area that would work well for picnics. There is also a large experimental rose garden available to the public. Even in the heat of August, there was plentiful shade on... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Great habitats for the animals, manageable size for a visit--with or without kids. Lots of shade, no pacing big cats. Elephants are a must see!

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Anchorage, Alaska
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

This is a small zoo with well presented exhibits and habitats appropriately sized for the animals. It does not emphasize local fauna. For that you should go to the Arizona Sonora Desert Museum. The snack bar was not well run. Although we were there on a holiday weekend when the zoo was fairly busy, there was only one cashier and... More

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cochise county
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154 reviews 154 reviews
22 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

We brought our niece to the zoo today. Specifically so she could feed a giraffe. Had to juggle drive times, lunch times et ux to get there at 2 PM. Giraffe personnel advised feeding was seasonal and should've been updated on-line! It wasn't. Of the few exhibits left, many were out of service or closed with the cute signs on... More

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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
8 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Spent the day at Reid Park, enjoyed walking around the water, strolling threw the rose garden, then took our little chiwheenie to the dog park. He had a blast. Great people, well behaved pups nd lots of room to play. The large dog side looked a little crazy, but the small dog side was a fantastic relaxing nd fun experience.... More

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Tucson, Arizona, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

Pretty park - one of the very few with water but VERY busy on weekends. Good parking but again very busy on weekends so parking can be touch. The zoo is on the property so you can take that in as well as do picnic lunch in the park.

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Tucson, Arizona
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145 reviews 145 reviews
40 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

It's hard to find an oasis with water in the desert, this one is OK. Busy and loud, but ok. It has green space and playgrounds!

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chehalis Wa
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012

Wonderful and well kept up Tucson Family Treasure with a great zoo as well.. This is a park for all. It well maintained by the City. There are many many activities. It is certainly a family jewel. Our family encourages everyone to visit this park. Thank you City of Tucson.

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sahuarita, arizona
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92 reviews 92 reviews
16 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

zoo is very small and a little bit of hike to completely see everything they are expanding enjoyed the giraffe area where you can actually feed them check feeding times before you go or you might miss this oppourtunity

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