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Tri State Zoological Park

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Animals walk around free and happy

A friend and I had a few hours to spare so we decided to go here. The animals roam free and seem... read more

Reviewed June 25, 2017
Lovely W
via mobile
please appriciate what these folks are doing

I visited a few times as I live local, You must remember these animals are rescued from sources... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2016
Cumberland, Maryland
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10105 Cottage Inn Ln NE, Cumberland, MD 21502-8250
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Reviewed August 13, 2018

I visited this park Saturday and I still can't get the sights out of my mind. I noticed all of the great reviews were from years ago and maybe this place has new ownership now. The animals looked unhealthy, their water was green and the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Denise R
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

A quick internet search will show that there have been multiple violations over the years and a visit will show that conditions have not improved. From the animals kept in small, dirty, and unsafe enclosures to the roadkill bin used to have roadkill donated so...More

Date of experience: June 2018
6  Thank KirstynNC
Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

There were tones of different animals. I would love to go there again. The safari ride was the best .

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

When I first arrived I was turned off by the appearance, however, once inside...I learned this is a rescue zoo for animals (abandoned, people hot pets they couldn't handle etc). There are a variety of animals form typical zoo animals to farm animals. The guide...More

Date of experience: September 2017
5  Thank AMan-Duh B
Reviewed August 1, 2017

If you're looking for a large zoo, this isn't for you. However, if you want an up close experience, this is definitely the animal habitat for you. Hearing the story of the owner and his mission with the place truly touched my heart. I think...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Christine D
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

A friend and I had a few hours to spare so we decided to go here. The animals roam free and seem very happy. The guy that worked there was very nice and told us about lots of the animals.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Lovely W
Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

We went here because the Zoo was having their Halloween Nights and we wanted to take our son. Friendly staff and workers. We love animals and it was nice to see many of them up close and personal. The only downside is the state in...More

Date of experience: October 2016
3  Thank Slwfreez
Reviewed April 18, 2017

The animals seemed to be very happy and healthy. I had an overall good experience while visiting the zoo. The owner Bob Candy was very kind and welcoming, and could described in-depth information about each individual animal, as well as knowing them by name.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank love f
Reviewed October 18, 2016

This place is the best zoo you will ever visit. The animals are in great health and very well taken care of. This zoo is a rescued place for animals that people can no longer care for or was in over their heads. Bob the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank jjstan28
Reviewed September 29, 2016

I visited a few times as I live local, You must remember these animals are rescued from sources that no longer wanted them, These animals would have been put down had it not been for Tri State zoological, These people get no funding from anyone...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank jpatters0n
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