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Salato Wildlife Education Center

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Interesting place to visit.

Great place to visit with neat exhibits and animals. Their staff are well educated about the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John J
Versailles, Kentucky
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For little money, you get an easy accessible variety of life animals and plants Loved the... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2018
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All reviews game farm live animals fishing pond indoor and outdoor exhibits walking trails local animals bison neat exhibits great place for the family children and adults walk around great for kids self guided tour couple of hours all ages deer wildcat
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to visit with neat exhibits and animals. Their staff are well educated about the animals and can share much additional information and answer any questions that you may have.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank John J
Reviewed November 1, 2018

For little money, you get an easy accessible variety of life animals and plants Loved the aquariums, stuffed birds and the dioramas Funny to pay to go see white tailed deer while we have plenty in the backyard. The large hiking trail was unfortunately closed,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank GoeieWitte
Reviewed October 17, 2018

Checked this place out for a fun time when in town. Very well kept & neat exhibits to check out, with easy to follow areas to see different animals. Of course when we were there, it was a little cloudy/gloomy outside, but it was still...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bam_and_maize
Reviewed September 22, 2018

What a great way to spend some time with family on a very hot Tuesday afternoon. Wheelchair accessible for the most part, educational and fun. Friendly and informative staff.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank sarahtuckerburton
Reviewed September 9, 2018

This is a great place to bring the kids and learn a little about Kentucky wildlife and the ecosystem in Kentucky. We usually go there once or twice a year. There's a black bear, deer, a wildcat, turkeys and buffalo just to name a few...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Daniel I
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Certainly not a big zoo but very entertaining and educational for its purpose....to showcase native Ky animals, fish, and reptiles. A very good (and inexpensive) way to spend a couple hours in Frankfort! Look for the wild rabbits, geese, and ducks as you enter the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank MikeLovesHuntsville
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We love the game farm! Its an awesome activity for families or just to take a walk and see some fun things. My kids love it! The staff is always great. We go a few times a month.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank btm8004
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Easy walk outside & great play/hands on learning area inside. Both my 6 & 9 yr olds enjoyed it. It was a hot day on our visit and a lot of the animals were staying in the shade but could still be viewed.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Michelle K
Reviewed July 21, 2018

Love this place! Part zoo and part educational center and ALL fun! Great place for the family to spend a day to learn about local wildlife!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank ThreeFeathersRanch
Reviewed July 10, 2018

The nature walk was really interesting . You get to see the animals in almost a "nayural " envoirment. I would almost call it Frankforts best little Zoo. My wife especially enjoyed it after having cataract surgery. the animals were very clear to see.

Date of experience: November 2017
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$4 So sorry took so long. Have not been on TripAdvisor fir months