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Minnesota Zoo

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A Fun Place for Family Year Round

We received a zoo family pass as a gift and it has been a few years since we visited the Minnesota... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2020
michaelparkguy
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Elk River, Minnesota
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I love this zoo one of my favorites I have ever been to

This is an excellent zoo. They have 5 trails...animals are given lots of space to rome free. There... read more

Reviewed December 5, 2019
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13000 Zoo Blvd, Apple Valley, MN 55124-8199
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We received a zoo family pass as a gift and it has been a few years since we visited the Minnesota Zoo. Not much has changed in a few years. Its a great place to bring family during any season. They have areas you can walk around outdoor year round and our family favorite,
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This is an excellent zoo. They have 5 trails...animals are given lots of space to rome free. There are 2 outdoor trails 3 indoor. There is a tram you can take to view the outdoor trails when weather is not favorable to walk. They have some cool educational opportunities as well.
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So this is Bruce the zoo guy been to around 70 zoos around the country. Here is my review of the Minnesota Zoo. I came here on a early November weekday morning. Was pleasantly surprised to see the aquarium portion as you enter. And I love the exhibits as you head out on the
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Minnesota Zoo. Nice zoo, but alot of walking between animals. I felt like the zoo was big but I felt I did more walking, then I spent being able to see the animals. Wasnt super impressed with the choice of places to eat either. For something different then what I was used to
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If you can make it to the jack o lantern spectacular do so. It is so awesome and well worth the effort. You will stand in line for a bit and do a lil bit if walking but nothing over the top. It's well worth it. Very awesome to see what the artists have created.
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