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Crocodile Encounter

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One of the most fun things to do in Houston (especially for kids)

This place is awesome for kids or anyone who loves nature. The highlight, of course, is the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great way to kill a few hours.

Take your kids and experience these animals up close. They have other animals besides Alligators... read more

Reviewed November 27, 2018
Houston, Texas
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23231 County Road 48, Angleton, TX 77515-8725
+1 281-595-2232
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is awesome for kids or anyone who loves nature. The highlight, of course, is the crocodiles and alligators, but they have lots other interesting animals as well, and you can get much closer to them and see them a lot better than you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 27, 2018

Take your kids and experience these animals up close. They have other animals besides Alligators, they have a petting area and you get to feed the crocs!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank godsmack44
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

The Crocodile capital of Texas! (Conveniently located just 30 minutes from Downtown Houston) You have found us! One of Houston's best kept secrets offers you and your family a great way to experience nature up close and personal. Visit our zoo or experience one of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank juanjoseh97
Reviewed July 31, 2018

OMG... I really enjoyed this place the lady that gave the tour was amazing. It was a really hot day but was worth it. Take water and a portable fan for yourself or if you are traveling with a stroller. But worth the trip I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Isabel S
Reviewed June 18, 2018

I had no idea this place was so close, yet so far! I chaperoned at my son's school field trip and the tour was very interactive and literally 'hands-on'. The young people on staff were very caring with the animals and had a great way...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank AnneViolette
Reviewed March 8, 2018

Our group consisted of a 21 year old, an 8 year old, a 3 year old and my husband and I and we all had a blast. We arrived too late to do the guided tour but still really enjoyed walking around by ourselves. Definitely...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Dawn C
Reviewed October 30, 2017

We have had the opportunity to get to know this place thanks to a school trip. If I could define this place and the people who work here with a single word, I would say: Extraordinary. First of all, we would like to thank the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Xica Da Silva M
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

Had the grandkids one last time before school starts. A great time by both (6 and 5). They both enjoyed the interactive feeding of some of the animals. Did the private feeding of the kangaroo and bongo along with the turtle feeding. Making memories along...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Smk824
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Here is the bottom line- there is no other place in the entire Houston area in which you could have as much fun interacting with rare animals- without paying an arm and a leg- as a matter of fact- buy your own red leaf lettuce,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Bladerunnernyc
Reviewed July 31, 2017

I loved visiting this place! The tour guide lady was excellent and very informative with the animals personalities and habits. They seem to really care about the business. The grounds are spread out and you are given a map for self guided tours also. We...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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April 19, 2015|
Response from Chris D |
Hello, We run by tour times that can be accessed by visiting the 'plan your visit' section of our website It has full pricing and tour information. We hope to see you soon. Strollers are fine and welcome.