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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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Great local zoo

This zoo is quite unusual to be found on the Space Coast. It has a great Giraffe experience, where... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Brian S
Took my 5 year grand son

Very large park lots to see. can not do it all in one day. Has a water area for kids 3 to 10 to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Joseph C
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Orlando, Florida, United States
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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” (164 reviews)
“zip line” (259 reviews)
“feed giraffes” (33 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"
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"zip line"
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"feed giraffes"
in 33 reviews
"bird feeding"
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"giraffe exhibit"
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"water play area"
in 25 reviews
"cool off"
in 24 reviews
"tree top trek"
in 35 reviews
"animals seem"
in 22 reviews
"wading pool"
in 27 reviews
"all ages"
in 111 reviews
"well taken care"
in 29 reviews
"kayak tour"
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"few hours"
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"annual pass"
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"paddle boats"
in 36 reviews
"great for kids"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This zoo is quite unusual to be found on the Space Coast. It has a great Giraffe experience, where you can actually feed them. You can walk among the kangaroos and aviary full of birds. A new section with butterflies and lemurs is also a...More

Thank Brian S
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very large park lots to see. can not do it all in one day. Has a water area for kids 3 to 10 to play in and get wet and cool off. Has an out door cafeteria so you do not have to leave the...More

Thank Joseph C
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We spend a week in Cocoa Beach every year and wanted to find a new place to visit. An easy drive from the beach, the zoo was a great half day visit. We did the rhino encounter which was amazing, to be so close to...More

Thank Amanda H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here on a pretty hot day -- and surprisingly this is one of the most shaded zoo we've been to! Love love loved the train ride! The upclose view of the animals -- made for great pictures! :) You can feed the giraffes (for...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I did the tree top trek. It did not require a lot of athleticism. There is a brief training that is very easy, and then you are left to it. I liked that a guide did not join us, though there were...More

Thank Farrell R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent zoo just 45 mins from Orlando. The zoo is large enough for a 3 hours stroll but not too big to get you tired. Plenty of animals and plants to see. Our favorite are feeding the giraffes and the birds. We bought the explore...More

Thank Ngoc N
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my 13 and 11 year old on the day they had the $5 FL resident discount. Loved feeding the giraffe for $2 and birds for $1. The kids enjoyed walking around checking out all the animals. The misters on throughout the park was a...More

Thank Nicole P
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great little zoo to spend a morning in! Grandkids really enjoy it and it is just big enough for them to walk through without getting cranky. Gave it a 4 star rating for the the following reasons: The smell in summer is awful and that...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Zoo has expanded and upgraded the already wonderful enclosures. Australia is now more accessible, and viewable. The warning signs of possibly being kicked or punched can be a little scary, but if you want to be in with the kangaroos :). The new jaguar...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although pricey at basically $1 for a leaf of lettuce or a half carrot, feeding the Giraffes is a rare treat. The bird enclosure experience is awesome as well. Admission is a bit steep at just under $20 per adult, the layout is nice, and...More

Thank Mike A
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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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