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Brevard Zoo

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8225 N Wickham Rd, Melbourne, FL 32940-7924
+1 321-254-9453
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Kayaking was fun!

We won tickets to see this zoo in a silent auction. We live in the Orlando area, so it wasn’t a far... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
dRayyZ
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So much fun!

I had heard and read about this “small zoo” in Melbourne, and we visited today for the first time... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
islandgirlinstuart
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Stuart, Florida
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Explore the world of animals at Brevard Zoo, an internationally accredited facility home to giraffe, rhinos, big cats and hundreds of colorful parrots. Interactive experiences include giraffe and bird feedings, a children's water play area and kayaking around animal habitats.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“train ride” (163 reviews)
“zip line” (257 reviews)
“giraffe feeding” (48 reviews)
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8225 N Wickham Rd, Melbourne, FL 32940-7924
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+1 321-254-9453
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"train ride"
in 163 reviews
"zip line"
in 257 reviews
"giraffe feeding"
in 48 reviews
"water play area"
in 24 reviews
"cool off"
in 24 reviews
"animals seem"
in 22 reviews
"wading pool"
in 27 reviews
"all ages"
in 108 reviews
"well taken care"
in 29 reviews
"animal exhibits"
in 22 reviews
"kayak tour"
in 48 reviews
"few hours"
in 73 reviews
"tree top trek"
in 33 reviews
"annual pass"
in 28 reviews
"paddle boats"
in 35 reviews
"great for kids"
in 29 reviews
"cocoa beach"
in 22 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We won tickets to see this zoo in a silent auction. We live in the Orlando area, so it wasn’t a far drive. This zoo is clean and well-maintained. They had a Bonsai tree exhibit the weekend we went. We paid the extra $10 per...More

Thank dRayyZ
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I had heard and read about this “small zoo” in Melbourne, and we visited today for the first time and had so much fun! The zoo was beautiful, the variety of animals was fantastic, and it was quite larger than we expected; managed to cover...More

Thank islandgirlinstuart
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We purchased the Adventure! Package at the Brevard Zoo and a great interactive and memorable experience. The package enables you to feed veggies to giraffes and nectar to lorikeet. It also includes a kayaking tour around several animals. Before you sign-up for the kayak tour,...More

Thank Laura C
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Brevard Zoo is an excellent medium size zoo. The exhibits are great and have lots of various types of animals and different themes (one section is about Florida wildlife, another is about African animals, etc). There is TONS to do for kids. Besides animal...More

Thank TruckDriverMom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Smaller Zoo but full of fun. Felt like my daughter and I were closer to the animals then the bigger zoos. Staff was friendly and atmosphere was comfortable. Some things to look forward too were the bird feedings, train ride around the animals, and giraffe...More

Thank wahooblue
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Animals have nice enclosures and appear healthy and happy ! MUCH bigger zoo than I was expecting....many species of animals, too. Lots of Florida / USA native wildlife here, too.

Thank vera5353
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to visit often. Everything is always clean and welcoming. Cant wait to get annual passes for our new baby girl.

Thank Jeff M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this zoo! Great habitats for animals, nice variety, and very cool add ons. We did the kayak adventure, highly recommended!

Thank merissa m
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had heard the zoo was really amazing. Boy were we disappointed. So much follage it hindered seeing many of the animals. Not as many animals as we thought would be on exhibit. Mainly the zoo itself was unkept. I feel they need to revamp the...More

Thank HMS55555
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great zoo. Lots of trees and shade. The animals have large spaces, climbing areas and hammocks. Great kids area too.

Thank Donna34746
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DiscoUnicorns
February 28, 2018|
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Response from knb78 | Reviewed this property |
There is a Hampton Inn and a Holiday Inn right across the street. Both are nice.
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Cassandra S
February 27, 2018|
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Response from RidgeeDidge59 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Cassandra. Please call the zoo and ask for Guest Relations. They will discuss the group discount with you. Cheers Andrew
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Cindy R
January 28, 2018|
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Response from Melbourne32935 | Reviewed this property |
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