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St. Louis Zoo

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#1 of 263 things to do in Saint Louis Features Animals
1 Government Dr, Saint Louis, MO 63110-1332
+1 314-781-0900
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One of the top Zoos in the U.S.A.

Where to start ? Well to start, it's free to get in, yes free to get in. Great animal shows all... read more

Reviewed yesterday
David P
Saint Louis, Missouri
Free zoo!

This is such a good zoo. The entire area is great. We loved all of the exhibits and will be back... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Visitors are wowed by this zoo that has 6,600 animals and 15 major exhibit areas.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
1 Government Dr, Saint Louis, MO 63110-1332
+1 314-781-0900
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Reviewed yesterday

Where to start ? Well to start, it's free to get in, yes free to get in. Great animal shows all day long. Great animal exibits. Places to get hands on with some of the animals. A plethora of animals to see, some rare. Make...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is such a good zoo. The entire area is great. We loved all of the exhibits and will be back next time we are in town.

Thank 547mistym
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great zoo with history of the world's fair 1904. Worth a visit free but have to pay for parking. Love Forrest park also. Otter fun.

Thank 5127ct
Reviewed 2 days ago

The St. Louis Zoo is a gem. Great for kids and adults. And it is free. Recommended visit when visiting StL

Thank xam9119
Reviewed 2 days ago

We love this zoo , easy in and out parking , free admission ,and tons of great food and drink options. We spend about 4 hours here once every couple of years and our kids aged 10 and 13 absolutey love it

Thank ubenumber2
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited this zoo while in St. Louis visiting friends. It was absolutely beautiful. All the grounds were so clean and the landscaping was quite lovely. We arrived early and so beat a lot of the crowd that came in the afternoon. The zoo is...More

Thank Shalynn
Reviewed 2 days ago

Because the zoo is free, my family has a membership to get the "extras" like parking, train rides, children's zoo entrance, sting-ray exhibit, and the carousel. I like that we can go for just a couple hours, and then head back home. Big Cat country...More

Thank Carolyn H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went today at 9 a.m. and saw a lot of animals. Kali the polar bear was playing in one of his pools, all of the elephants were out in their habitat too. Looking forward to the new grizzly bear exhibit next month.

Thank joyce s
Reviewed 2 days ago

Renowned zoo and tourist destination in St. Louis' Forest Park, home of the 1904 World Fair. This zoo is well shaded and designed to be easy to get around. There is a children's area with small animals that can be petted by your young children....More

Thank Ron J
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fun, interactive facilities. Admission is free. The children's zoo does cost, but if you get there before 9am, you can get in for free. Constant upgrades are being made to better serve visitors and the animals. Make sure you explore River's Edge when you arrive!

Thank Kate T
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Tracy S
July 27, 2017|
Response from Mike S | Reviewed this property |
Free stuff is more than enough