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Tanganyika Wildlife Park

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This Wildlife Park is very fun, feeding various animals and watching penguins paint. It was a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
firefighter931
Birds and Beasts

This park was excellently maintained and staff was friendly and attentive. Even though you probably... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
gpabm
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1000 S. Hawkins Ln, Goddard, KS
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have been going to this zoo every summer. This time the workers where not very friendly. The worker working the giraffes was very rude to my two year old son. Knowing 2 year olds do not always understand. She yelled at him to get...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Madison R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Wildlife Park is very fun, feeding various animals and watching penguins paint. It was a great visit and I am definitely going back to visit again.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank firefighter931
Reviewed 1 week ago

This park was excellently maintained and staff was friendly and attentive. Even though you probably won't use the 10 attraction pass, get at least a 5. Be prepared for some lines and classically overpriced souveniers and beverages but this is a privately owned attraction. Interaction...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank gpabm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the grandchildren of all ages and had a great day interacting with the animals. The park employees were helpful and knowledgeable. We purchased season passes and the kids have enjoyed several visits.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank KSsunFlo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a wonderful day here! The animals are well cared for, the staff were helpful, and having the opportunity to interact with animals was a meaningful experience. I also loved spending time with the sloths!!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Amyeck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're going to do this place, I highly recommend getting the 10 attraction pass. The attraction pass is what give you the interactive experience. For our 10 attractions we 1) fed a hippo (not recommended, you just throw a couple pieces of carrot in...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank spincycle999
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came on my birthday with grown children and grandkids. Have been here before and rented a scooter to get around the park as I have some bulging disc making it hard to walk long distances. Came today thinking the same thing and was told ALL...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank WSG1963
tanganyikawp, General Manager at Tanganyika Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for visiting on your birthday. We apologize for not having a scooter available for you. We purchased the scooters as a convenience for our guest. However, this year they have been having problems and there are very few places in town that work on...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

8/11/19 Hubby and I did the Behind the Scenes Experience: Origin Story Tour. This tour cost $50 per person for a 45 minute guided tour of parts of the Park that are not open to the public. We heard how the Park was started with...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank KansasRhonda
Reviewed July 22, 2019 via mobile

We have traveled to 46 states, visited over one hundred and fifty museums, more than eighty National Park sites, countless zoos and attractions. Tanganyika Wildlife Park is the coolest thing we have seen! It is absolutely mind blowing that they let you interact with the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank statebystatenet
Reviewed July 13, 2019

Always a wonderful place to visit! Highly recommend their origin tour or the sloth encounter, they are a once in a life time experience! Never seen so many baby cats!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank MorganHo93
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Victoria G
May 29, 2018|
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Response from tanganyikawp | Property representative |
You can't purchase the encounters seperately. You just have to decide whether you want 1, 5, or 10 encounters. You can mix and max any of the encounters up to the number you purchased. For instance, if you purchased the 5... More
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SarahTea
September 8, 2017|
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Response from Bruce G | Reviewed this property |
I would say at least 3 hours to see everything, maybe more with small children.
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Brandie K
May 28, 2017|
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Response from tanganyikawp | Property representative |
We don't have the VIP pass anymore. We now have 3 levels of admission: General admission which includes 1 animal encounter Encounter Pass which includes 5 animal encounters All-Access Pass which includes 10 animal encounters
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