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Swetsville Zoo

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4801 E Harmony Rd, exit 265 off I-25, Timnath, CO 80528-9567
+1 970-484-9509
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Creative, inspiring, just plain fun!

So much fun to see what this man has done with old parts. All kinds of creatures and characters... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2017
Pam U
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Kerrville, Texas
Worth to stop/ Bring your kids

This place is cute to stop and explore. Great idea of using junk,metal and create some fantasy... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2017
Mishka B
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Bratislava, Slovakia
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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4801 E Harmony Rd, exit 265 off I-25, Timnath, CO 80528-9567
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Reviewed July 17, 2017

So much fun to see what this man has done with old parts. All kinds of creatures and characters. Very inspiring! Definitely should be included in trip plans for all ages. Would love to have met the artist. Hopefully one day his art can be...More

Thank Pam U
Reviewed July 11, 2017

This place is cute to stop and explore. Great idea of using junk,metal and create some fantasy statues. There are few benches under the trees so you can relax a bit near river too.

Thank Mishka B
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

This is a family friendly beautiful Zoo! All made from all kinds of metal! The creativity is boundless! There are some instruments that you can play! It is by the river so the setting is spectacular! Lunch table are available for a little nourishment! Please...More

Thank jeandP1474GM
Reviewed June 16, 2017

Have lived in the area for many years and finally visited Swetsville Zoo yesterday with my kiddos (4 and 12 years old). We all had a great time! Very creative metal sculptures made out of junk yard type stuff. The place is much bigger than...More

Thank ROXY1007
Reviewed June 2, 2017

Swetsville zoo has no live animals? How can it be a zoo say you? The owners have taken all kinds of farm implements and turned them into dinosaurs, elephants, etc. It is great place to spend and hour or two. Kids can run and enjoy....More

Thank Joemarine
Reviewed January 21, 2017

it has been some time since I was there but it was very interesting and artistic. the imagination is alive and well!!!

Thank Lyzze
Reviewed October 29, 2016

Great use of old parts and pieces of vehicles and machinery. Creative and inspired art. Well worth the stop, donation and time.

Thank johnY7709QU
Reviewed October 21, 2016

I've loved going here since I was a child. I wish they could have built all they set out to originally, but it's still a fun place to take the kids and the artwork is certainly unique.

Thank justinandlindseyk
Reviewed October 17, 2016

great for kids and photographers or just art appreciators, good location, close to Fort Collins and Timnath, a charming small town

Thank telegoddess
Reviewed August 31, 2016

I have been going here since I was a young kid. I now take my kids. Amazing artwork made from old junk by the hands of an amazing man. It is being torn down piece by piece by the city wanting his land but it...More

Thank Brianna M
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SeasonedTraveler1K
June 21, 2015|
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Response from censusgal | Reviewed this property |
Times vary You may call Phone: (970) 484-9509
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Chad T
February 7, 2015|
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Response from Michaiah V | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they're allowed, as far as I know.
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