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Monkey Park

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Open today: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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More Than Monkeys

Multigenerational family group enjoyed insightful tour by gracious bilingual volunteer. This... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2018
Bill H
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Cooperstown, New York
Exceptional cause and we loved it!

Our family of 6 visited today and we are so glad we did. This place has a mission to rescue and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Judy R
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Portegolpe | Contiguo al Rancho Cartagena, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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+506 2653 8032
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our family of 6 visited today and we are so glad we did. This place has a mission to rescue and release wild animals. There are several beautiful animals they have there who are no longer able to be released into the wild. Nancy did...More

Thank Judy R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a great place to learn about the different local animals. It is $20 per person and you get a personal guide that will tell you about how the animals ended up in the rescue. The guides are very knowledgeable about the animals and...More

Thank Nicole K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Money Park while on vacation in the area. Admission was $20 per person, cash only. All funds goes towards care of the rescued animals. So worthy when one considers that they care of abused, neglected and/or injured animals. Staff is all volunteer. Nancy...More

Thank GreenYogaGirl
Reviewed July 11, 2018

I love Monkey Park!! This is a very special place with a very special purpose and they need our help. This is not a zoo. Monkey Park is a rescue, rehabilitation, and release sanctuary. When animals are hurt or removed from the homes of people...More

Thank Tranquila_Chiquita
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We happened to pass by here on our way to our condo and decided to check it out the next day. It is a nonprofit rehab and release place. There goal is to release all the animals they get, but sometimes they have to keep...More

Thank Lyndsay L
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We had an excellent visit today. Jocelyn was very helpful. Our boys 6 and 10 loved it. We were all happy to know that there is a place like this caring for the animals.

Thank Holden K
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

These folks do amazing and great work with the care, habitats and the rescue/ rehabilitation of all these animals. So much more than just monkeys. Definitely worth seeing and everyone in our group found something they really loved to see. I can’t imagine anyone of...More

Thank Zachary Y
Reviewed June 15, 2018

My husband and I chose to go to the Monkey Park because we (of course) wanted to see monkeys and Costa Rica's wildlife, but also the mission on the Monkey Park was compelling (rehab and release). We could not have imagined a better experience, we...More

Thank badkittyj
Reviewed May 1, 2018

We were totally impressed by the dedication and the knowledge of the volunteers at this animal protection park. We saw many different species and learned each ones story, as well as all kinds of really important info about the ecological systems and the challenges they...More

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Nancy G, Gerente at Monkey Park, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Thank you so much for your visit and support!!!

Reviewed April 27, 2018

Multigenerational family group enjoyed insightful tour by gracious bilingual volunteer. This nonprofit, volunteer-run facility cares for a range of animals displaced by forest fires or abandoned by owners unable care for wild animals who made poor pets. Animals well cared for. Not a showy commercial...More

Thank Bill H
Nancy G, Gerente at Monkey Park, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Thank you, we enjoyed a lot your visit and tour...

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sarahlyn5052017
February 22, 2017|
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Response from Nancy G | Property representative |
Hello, it takes 20 minutes from tamarindo to Monkey Park
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February 14, 2016|
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Response from JezandStacy | Reviewed this property |
There are no sloths in Guanacaste (wrong type of trees for their diets) and for this reason the centre does not take in sloths.
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