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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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A great little zoo!

You want every type of animal they are here! Lions, tigers, and bears oh my! Penguins, giraffes, camels, and more! We really like this zoo it's clean, easy to walk, and very... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Regina, Canada
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Regina, Canada
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67 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You want every type of animal they are here! Lions, tigers, and bears oh my! Penguins, giraffes, camels, and more! We really like this zoo it's clean, easy to walk, and very family friendly. We will keep coming as long as my daughter wants to visit!

Thank ReginaRick
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

it really is a fun "zoo" compact and a delight with young children. The little train ride was fun and feeding the giraffe was a highlight

Thank Clarice A
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81 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

This zoo was completely destroyed in the flood of 2011. I didn't think it would ever be the same but the zoo personnel and city of Minot rebuilt it to where it is better than ever. Absolutely a must see while visiting Minot. Be sure to check out the penguins, absolutely hilarious!

Thank Bruce N
regina canada
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31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 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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25 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 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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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016 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
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

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 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016 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 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

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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