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York's Wild Kingdom Zoo and Fun Park

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Better than expected.

Very family friendly and affordable. Great place to visit and won't break the bank. Everyone in my... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
150 Great Wolf Drive
Visiting the Zoo

What a fun thing to do. First the butterfly display was wonderful! It was a very warm day, and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sandra G
Twin Mountain, New Hampshire
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This amusement park and zoo has something for every member of the family, from a petting zoo and kiddie rides for the tots, to mini-golf and a Haunted House to thrill visitors of all ages.
York Beach, York, ME
+1 207-363-3883
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Reviewed 5 days ago

What a fun thing to do. First the butterfly display was wonderful! It was a very warm day, and the animals were just taking it easy. Loved seeing the wild cats, camels, zebras, etc. Just plain fun!!

Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great little zoo within walking distance of short sands beach and village. Its an easy walk through and they have some very cool animals. There are rides for little kids and a batting cage. Makes for a good hour or 2 visit...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love going to this zoo, feeding Ducks, Goats and deer. Butterfly house is also very good. Miss the elephant though. Ducks in center pond are the best part - as my son says !

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If I had paid for everything it would be close to 100.00 which is not worth it. The place is very run down. The rides and zoo need a major update. If they don’t do one in the next ten years I am sure this...More

Thank Alyssa N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been going to York's Wild Kingdom for over 60 years now. It is endearing. The Butterfly Place is new (for me) and a fun place to spend some quiet time watching beautiful wings fly by. Love the white tiger, the deer, the prairie dogs,...More

1  Thank Judi S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been coming to York since my childhood, but this August was the first time i had ever come to the zoo. The animals they have there are amazing and the zoo keepers and staff are extremely friendly and informative. While we were there,...More

Thank melanieholt82
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

not a lot of animals but the feeding areas are fun for kids as long as they don't get scared. rides are mostly for little kids.

1  Thank LarryIng52
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I bought discounted tickets through my work. I cant imagine paying full price for the rides and the zoo. The zoo part was nice, my one year old was ecstatic about the ducks. It was really hot out unfortunately, and the animals were exhausted. The...More

Thank Emily H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very family friendly and affordable. Great place to visit and won't break the bank. Everyone in my group from children to adults found something in the zoo that absolutely delighted them. The zoo is very close to other attraction s in the area including the...More

Thank thomaslR1058CE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the type of small zoo with rides that grandparents can take their grandkids to. The animals are close, and the butterfly house if neat. Their live-animal presentation was good. The rides are definitely for small kids, with carnival type games too. For some...More

Thank Megan B
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September 11, 2016|
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Response from DenAmy | Reviewed this property |
It all depends on the weather believe it or not. At this point, they are open until the end of September, they have a calender on their website so you can check as you get closer.
August 7, 2016|
Response from dlenane78 | Reviewed this property |
The last day of operation for them is 9/25/16 for this calendar year.
May 29, 2016|
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Response from Emily C | Reviewed this property |
They have a package to buy for both. The Zoo takes time to go thru. Lots to see bring a stroller It depends on what you want to do and how much time you want to spend on rides or see the animals. Don't miss the butterfly... More