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Wild Animal Safari

Features Animals
Open today: 10:00 AM - 7:30 AM
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Amazing experience!

This was pretty expensive but what a cool experience!! Feeding and petting exotic animals was such... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Alexandria S
Washington, Missouri
via mobile
Satisfactory Experience

I brought my family here because I had such fond memories of visiting a similar park when I was... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2018
Huntington Beach, California
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“drive thru”(32 reviews)
“tour bus”(14 reviews)
Your ticket is an all day pass to our park which includes the drive through, walk through, and our reptile house. You can go through each section of the park as many times as you would like. In the drive through, you can ride through in your vehicle...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 7:30 AM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
124 Jungle Dr, Strafford, MO 65757-8100
+1 417-859-5300
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our granddaughter for her 5th birthday and she loved it. Her favorite part was feeding the babies. No matter what animal we saw, if there was a baby close by she was throwing food to it. We were advised to be there early...More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved it. Worth the stop. Wrote a long review, but phone cycled and lost it. Bus tour had a very informative driver. Walking tour had several animals. Feeding the giraffe and smaller animals was fun.

1  Thank eutter66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been here several times over the past 30-ish years. It’s had its ups and downs. The animals were in good health and they have added two giraffes.

Thank Dawn O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was pretty expensive but what a cool experience!! Feeding and petting exotic animals was such a big hit with my kids. Where else are you going to pet a zebra? It’s a bit outside of Springfield, but it’s definitely worth the drive. You can...More

Thank Alexandria S
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

I brought my family here because I had such fond memories of visiting a similar park when I was young. Unfortunately it was disturbing to my daughter who felt the animals were distressed. I explained that animals that are in captivity are there for a...More

Thank menhb
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

We love animals so we just had to stop and check this out. The animals on the drive through have tons of acres to roam and are in great condition. Feeding them was a ton of fun! The animals are rescues. The staff truly cares...More

1  Thank Alicia S
Reviewed April 15, 2018

Took the grandkids, my daughter and mom for a spring break trip. Had a really nice time. All park employees were very friendly. There was lots of up close opportunities and the kids enjoyed feeding the animals. We took the bus through the park so...More

1  Thank Mary L
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

My son and I enjoyed the drive thru tour and reptile house. It took about an hour to do the tour. The animals appear to be well taken care of and had plenty of space to roam.

Thank Angie S
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

This was an interesting drive thru zoo. We went on the bus which is open air and if it weren’t for the annoying foreigners who kept walking and pushing their way in front on my small children, it would have been more enjoyable. The animals...More

1  Thank Kenneth R
Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

I love this place so much! Have been several times. Love feeding the giraffe. Yes, it’s more fun in the Summer, but it’s still a good time in the Winter.

Thank Tammy V
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Jean Y
May 29, 2018|
Response from Mary L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I didn't see this sooner. This answer may do you no good now, but might help someone else out. There is not a per car price. Only a per person price. The bus is a lot more fun than going through in your own car... More
Michael F
April 2, 2018|
Response from Kenneth R | Reviewed this property |
I will take the advice of my mother at this point. That is, "don't get in a battle of wits with an unarmed person." You win, I choose not to debate you as I would not want you to feel insulted any more. That attraction... More