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Roosevelt Park Zoo

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Address: 1219 Burdick Expy E, Minot, ND 58701-4077
Phone Number: (701) 857-4166
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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Nice small zoo

Small, well maintained zoo. Easy to see it all in an afternoon. They have a new red panda who was nice enough to come out and give us a show!

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Minot, North Dakota
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regina canada
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31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Friday morning we visited the zoo as it was going to be a hot day out so we decided to come in the morning as a lot of the animals would be in the shelter to get out of the heat in the afternoon. We enjoyed the visit as all the animals were out and about. Nice to see giraffes... More 

Thank smokey483
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23 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I enjoyed coming here with the family but the issue i had was the fact the animal areas was way too small and felt the animals was bunched up with now room to move.

Thank Matthew S
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this little zoo! It's very clean and well-kept. There is not a big variety of animals but the ones they do have are awesome. We especially enjoyed watching the Bears. We also got to watch them feed the Penguins. The first time we went this season it was still too cold for the monkeys to be out in their... More 

Thank Steve-Karen Shi... S
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The zoo was amazing there is so much to do for all ages. You can feed and pet the animals in the petting zoo. They have many animals including red pandas which I haven't seen anywhere else. I would highly recommend to go to the zoo.

Thank Ethan F
Minot, North Dakota
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small, well maintained zoo. Easy to see it all in an afternoon. They have a new red panda who was nice enough to come out and give us a show!

Thank Rachel_Jewel
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small, cramped conditions for some of the animals with no shade or entertainment. They were miserable and you could tell. I love to visit zoos and aquariums and I thought this zoo was gross.

Thank рогк с
Moose Jaw, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved this zoo, enough exotic animals to keep everyone engaged! Small enough to spend a few hours with our toddler. Lions, Tigers, Bears, Penguins, Giraffes, Monkeys etc. You can feed the Giraffes for $5US on certain days and times.

Thank nessiehunters2016
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36 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Because we had the ND Park membership, this park was free to us. The landscaping in this park is the best I have seen. There were many 'tropical plants' throughout the zoo along with an herb garden. Wonder where they kept all this plants in wintry weather. Most animals had good homes, and all had a placard with info on... More 

Thank bottlynn
Watford City
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

I felt so bad for the animals. They just didn't look very happy. The gray wolf was just lying under the tree howling and the all of felines were just lying sleeping.

Thank d_j_baker_71
Regina, Canada
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

A great afternoon spent on a hot summer day in Minot. Lots of great animals to see, beautiful grounds and wonderful small town feel. Our teaenaged girls had a great time and definitely want to come back! Would absolutely recommend the zoo!

Thank Jo B

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