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Reid Park

100 Country Club Road, Tucson, AZ 85716
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Ranked #70 of 177 attractions in Tucson
Type: Parks, Playgrounds
Most recent review
- Feb 18, 2014
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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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140 reviews 140 reviews
22 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 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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Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
4 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 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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141 reviews 141 reviews
39 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 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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81 reviews 81 reviews
16 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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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Toronto, Canada
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48 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

The Rose Garden is a separate fenced garden off the parking lot at Reid Park and TripAdvisor should really list it as a separate attraction just like it did with Reid Park Zoo, since it is not similar to anything around it. The Rose Garden is difficult to find since it is not signed very well. Enter off S Country... More

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

With plenty of pavillions and open areas for picnics large and small, the largest public pools in Tucson (including a warm water therapeutic pool), a bandstand for concerts in the spring and fall (funding permitting), and the ZOO! Reid Park is a great outing for the family any time of year.

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
16 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

There are many ways to enjoy Reid Park. There is the rose garden, the zoo, doggie park, walking, picnicing and special events. My favorite is twice a year for several weeks we are treated to The Tucson Pops Orchestra on Sunday Evenings. This is a wonderful community outreach by the parks commission and we always try to come to all... More

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