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Zoo Boise

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Address: 355 E Julia Davis Dr, Boise, ID 83702-7670
Phone Number: +1 208 384 4125
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More than meets the eye

Took the grand kids to the zoo. I had been there for a company picnic but when I came the second time I was impressed with how much I had missed on my first visit.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Wegh2Go
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Boise, Idaho
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a nice small zoo, perfect for small children or someone that can't walk long distances. Always enjoy it.

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Thank Charlotte L
Boise, Idaho
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101 reviews
31 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have an annual membership at Zoo Boise. I take my little one fairly regularly, and I am grateful that there is a zoo in Boise. There is no question that it is a small zoo that tries very hard, but nevertheless, there are some parts of the zoo that are a little sad. With time and money, I am... More 

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Thank VictoriaJoy
Boise, Idaho
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the grand kids to the zoo. I had been there for a company picnic but when I came the second time I was impressed with how much I had missed on my first visit.

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Thank Wegh2Go
Hagerstown, Maryland
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is not a world class zoo but rather one where the family can watch and enjoy the animals at a close distance.

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Thank steph51454
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17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took my daughter and son in law and 3 year old grandson, just for the day. So much fun! Lots to see and do!! Tina from Idaho

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Thank Tina K
Missoula, Montana
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56 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great zoo for its size. They have a good variety of exotic animals such as the red panda, giraffes and tropical species of birds and reptiles.

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Thank Derry K
Idaho
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34 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a great day at the zoo with my 4 yo grandson. We had fun looking at the animals. They're a few places to sit n rest while my grandson played. There are a couple snack spots. Then we rode the pedal boats around... He had so much fun feeding the fish while ridding the boats.

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Thank Carman S
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38 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took my grandchildren here and spent the day. Many different kinds of animals, all in plain view. Great learning experience. Located on park grounds, complete with picnic area, rose garden and a variety of art and history museums.

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Thank DebbyD747
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32 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful time with family and friends. Was hands on at times got to observe and hand feed giraffes was my personal favorite part. The zoo is fun any time of year. All the animals were very active. We got lucky had a wonderful time.

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Thank Pam S
Nampa, United States
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have always loved Zoo Boise! It has gotten better and better as the years have gone by. There are many different types of animals and exhibits and more are being added all the time. I highly recommend visiting!

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Thank April S

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