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Address: 1087 US Hwy 211 West, Luray, VA 22835
Phone Number: +1 540-743-4113
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: Rescue zoo, over 250 animals.

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Small but nice

This was a small, but well-maintained zoo for the purpose of rescue animals. You can visit everything in one hour or less, so we really appreciated that on the day we visited, it... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
Terri W
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Virginia Beach, United States
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Virginia Beach, United States
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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

This was a small, but well-maintained zoo for the purpose of rescue animals. You can visit everything in one hour or less, so we really appreciated that on the day we visited, it was half price! There are many reptiles when you enter the zoo and they were very interesting to read about. The monkeys put on a great show... More 

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Nashville, North Carolina
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Nice clean zoo with the most friendly staff. Loved this zoo. They had animals story posted on many. The feeding area was lots of fun. Will go back when we are in the area.

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Providence Forge, Virginia
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Amazing facility does it need lawn maintenance sure but the animals seemed well cared for and very healthy. The owner is around a lot because he cares very much for these animals he works hard to insure they are happy and visitors are not harassing them. He interacted with many of them including the tiger which all the animals and... More 

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Culpeper, Virginia
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95 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

A quaint little zoo, plenty of reptiles and a nice little petting zoo out back. It is a tiny zoo but a nice stop on day trip to Luray Caverns.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

This zoo is teeny tiny, but I have never seen so many snakes in one place. The number of different species of reptiles is impressive. There is an indoor section (with all the snakes, plus a few turtles and alligators) and the outdoor section. We walked the entire thing in about 30 minutes and that was with stopping to read... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

We had a great time. The Zoo looked small but we spent over a couple hours there. They have a great gift shop!

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Mays Landing, New Jersey
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We visited after lunch, lots of snakes and reptiles upon entering. Outside the birds were beautiful, the monkeys adorable. We ran into the owner(we think). He told us all about the tiger and how he takes care of her, feeds her, and handles her if she gets frisky. On to the gator feeding, again the owner? Was informative, some of... More 

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Luray, Virginia
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

With our grand kids liking this, we like it to! Love the show and the great info provided! If you enjoy wildlife and being near them, come out for a visit. There's warm and cold blooded animals here! Gift shop too!

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Newark, Delaware
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

This little zoo, a bit rough around the edges, was one of the best parts of our trip. Ryan got to pet, feed and learn about animals and preservation. The monkeys were a trip and the staff more than friendly! plus a sweet little gift shop

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

The place is a bit run down but the animals seem will cared for. The tiger cage should be bigger. The reptile collection is pretty big for a small zoo. Cobra, Black Mamba, and many more. Worth a visit.

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