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Alexandria Zoological Park

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3016 Masonic Dr, Alexandria, LA 71301-4240
+1 318-441-6810
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family outing

its a perfect place to take kids to see different animals. they have a perfect place to have picnic... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
toytoy1986
via mobile
Fantastic zoo features great exhibits and a train

My boys and I stopped at the zoo on our way home from the Paragon Casino in Marksville. It is a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Hola624
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Monroe, Louisiana
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Since 1926, Alexandria Zoological Park has shared the wonders of the natural world with generations of zoo-goers. Get face to face with 500 animals including lions, tigers, crocodiles, monkeys, bears, otters and many more. Come explore a natural world filled with hoots, howls, and roars right in the heart of Central Louisiana. Alexandria Zoo is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. It is the mission of Alexandria Zoological Park to promote understanding and conservation of the natural world in which we live. It is the mission of Alexandria Zoological Park to promote understanding and conservation of the natural world in which we live.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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3016 Masonic Dr, Alexandria, LA 71301-4240
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+1 318-441-6810
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

its a perfect place to take kids to see different animals. they have a perfect place to have picnic there. only thing i didnt like is the peacocks roaming around free on the walking trail. overall this zoo is good

Thank toytoy1986
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My boys and I stopped at the zoo on our way home from the Paragon Casino in Marksville. It is a very nice, well-landscaped zoo with many different types of animals. Our favorite exhibit was the Louisiana exhibit which includes a Cajun cabin. There is...More

Thank Hola624
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My daughter, grandchildren and I decided for a nice trip to the zoo. It has been a little while since my last visit. It was great and my grandbabies were amazed.

Thank gail1274
Reviewed August 9, 2017

For a small town, Alexandria has a wonderful zoo! It's evident that the city invests in this zoo and its programs. And has a vision for the future as new exhibits seem to be constantly in the works. My children LOVE this zoo and we...More

Thank Nathan M
Reviewed August 5, 2017

The wife and I carried our grandkids back to the Alexandria Zoological Park this week for a day trip. The park is the cleanest zoo we have been to. They have a wide and plentifully assortment of animals from all over world. The zoo has...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed July 12, 2017

While my husband was at a meeting I decided to bring my 8 year old and 13 year old daughters here to occupy some time... This place is very reasonably priced, has many attractions definitely compares to the 2 other zoos in the state that...More

Thank mschaff2017
Reviewed July 11, 2017

For a city off this size, this zoo is absolutely amazing! The animals range from common to extraordinary, and reside in some natural habitats that are quite Impressive! It's a terrific zoo...with shady walkways... lots of places to sit and catch your breath...but you might...More

1  Thank Ex_Yankee57
Reviewed July 10, 2017

I go every year in July. It is a smaller zoo then I am use to but I love it. It has lots of animals for its size. Diff intel you worth a visit

Thank Connie T
Reviewed July 10, 2017

I take my family here at least once a year. The animals are in simulated natural habitat. It is always an enjoyable and pleasant experience.

Thank P415CFmarkp
Reviewed June 25, 2017

The animals are very active in the spring and fall and fun to watch in their well kept habitats. Visiting this zoo in the summertime can be fun but be ready to battle people, heat, and not see many animals up moving. Still a great...More

Thank Austin C
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995joyce
July 24, 2017|
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Response from Connie T | Reviewed this property |
Cost for admission is $7.50 for adults, $5.50 for children, $4,50 for seniors and free for children 3 and under.
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995joyce
July 24, 2017|
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Response from Alan R | Reviewed this property |
Adult 7.50, child 5.50, 3 under free and senior 4.50
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