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Ross Park Zoo

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Nice place to kill and hour...but...

Small zoo, great place to kill an hour. We were passing through Binghamton area after coming back... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jemlnlx
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Bronx, New York
Very old nice zoo

This zoo is very old but is very nice. Nice walking and nice animals. Great having such a place... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ed K
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Binghamton, New York
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60 Morgan Rd, Binghamton, NY 13903-3667
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small zoo, great place to kill an hour. We were passing through Binghamton area after coming back from the NYS Fair and the Rosamond Gifford Zoo, about an hour and 15 mins away, and saw that this was a attraction in the Binghamton area. We...More

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BinghamtonZoo, Public Relations Manager at Ross Park Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your recent visit to the Binghamton Zoo. Depending on the time of your visit, some of our animals do sleep throughout the day, and are mostly active in the mornings and early evenings. It just depends on the animal, the weather,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This zoo is very old but is very nice. Nice walking and nice animals. Great having such a place tucked away in the twin tiers! The place is among residential area but a must see.

Thank Ed K
Reviewed August 6, 2018

It is obvious that this zoo operates on a very limited budget, and struggles to make ends meet. The animals are cared for but some of the habitats are rather limited and dated. Go to support a non-profit organization,

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Reviewed August 2, 2018

i love the zoo, being born and raised in southern tier on south side, the zoo has really lost alot, i hope they can bring it back

Thank goldglove72003
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Our family had a great time. We were able to take our time at each exhibit and watch and learn about each animal. This is a smaller zoo, so it doesnt take half your day to do. We walked the whole thing in under 2...More

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Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

My trip to the Ross Park Zoo was my first experience with the Binghamton area and it was ... well, pleasant. The RPZ is small enough to get the “zoo experience” without sapping all your energy. Many places will charge you to park - not...More

Thank Hungryalicia
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Good for little kids. easy to see animals. Plenty of shade but walk may be a challenge for some people.

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Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

It has been many years since I have gone to Ross Park Zoo. We moved way about 20 years ago and had a family reunions. We all decided to see the zoo. left us feeling sad. The pens were small and probably will keep us...More

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BinghamtonZoo, Public Relations Manager at Ross Park Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Thank you for your recent visit to the Binghamton Zoo. As a non-profit organization, we rely heavily on donations, grants, and other funding to keep our facility running. We can assure you all of the animals are healthy and well cared for by our general...More

Reviewed June 24, 2018

Lots of animals to see in large enclosures, with helpful descriptions. We were able to pet and feed the goats. Unfortunately the carousel was closed for refurbishment. I have difficulty with a lot of walking, but there were plenty of seats to rest, also a...More

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BinghamtonZoo, Public Relations Manager at Ross Park Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Hi Andrea, Thank you for the wonderful review, and we are happy to hear you had a great visit!

Reviewed June 12, 2018

animals lions tigers and bears oh my. like dorothy in the wizard of oz said, it is a fun zoo with many animals and fun to feed and pet. children will especially love it. ride the carosel while you r there

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