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Erie Zoo

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#4 of 63 things to do in Erie Features Animals
423 W 38th St, Erie, PA 16508-2701
+1 814-464-4091
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Excellent Erie Zoo Experience!

My parents, nephew, and I went to the Erie Zoo on a Monday. The zoo was not too busy and was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jenny H
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Philadelphia
Nice zoo

Being from a city where our zoo is huge and world famous, this zoo is quaint and well kept. Not a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Karen G
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“train ride” (76 reviews)
“perfect size” (23 reviews)
Opens in 16 min
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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423 W 38th St, Erie, PA 16508-2701
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+1 814-464-4091
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Reviewed yesterday

My parents, nephew, and I went to the Erie Zoo on a Monday. The zoo was not too busy and was perfectly sized for us to spend a few hours casually walking through to enjoy the animals. It is a great zoo for being so...More

Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Being from a city where our zoo is huge and world famous, this zoo is quaint and well kept. Not a lot of different animals. No polar bears no bears no elephants. Able to see the entire zoo in about 2hrs. Parking is free but...More

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful zoos I have been to.. Architecture and overall quality of animal enclosures that ranks even with the larger zoos. An absolute must for a family with small children.

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were so impressed with this zoo. Animals looked cared for and everyone was very nice. Admission was reasonable. The observation deck above the rhino's is worth the price of admission. Loved being able to be so close to some animals. It...More

Thank CJTom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This multi- purpose trail is a beautiful easy bike ride. We ride into the fall and it is gorgeous! Highly recommended. We have also rented kayaks at the peninsula and spent the afternoon paddling the lagoons- gorgeous- plus lots of turtles to watch while they...More

Thank Kimberly B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love our Zoo!! Easy to get to and easy to get around --- very reasonable price and kids love it !! Need to visit !!

Thank AmyMG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife tok me up to the Erie Zoo. I had no idea there was even a zoo up there. We took a ride on the Harley to end our honeymoon with something different. The zoo is small but quaint and cute. We got to...More

Thank Albert L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Erie Zoo, is a easily walked, mostly flat day trip. Lots of picnic areas and a play ground. The train is a quaint ride, thru a tunnel and over a bridge. The children's area is very interactive.

Thank Kirsten K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love this zoo !! Cute easy to get around very friendly staff clean will go again soon ❤️️🐜❤️️🐶🐻🐮🙈🐨🐭🐯🐹🐰🦁

Thank Marianneberie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can easily walk this zoo in a couple of hours. Great for 5 and under. They finally tore down the playground...although my kids loved it, it was getting dirty and gross. I'm excited to see what they replace it with!

Thank KollyLolly
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94katski
June 19, 2017|
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Response from MBudd | Reviewed this property |
yes, they have a good size parking lot.
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Jill M
April 15, 2017|
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Response from one1on1one | Reviewed this property |
Snack-fast food, and strip fast foods available off site.
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August 30, 2016|
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Response from JenniferJBerg | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am sorry but I do not know the bus routes in Erie. You could call the bus transit terminal and ask. Sorry that I am not more help. Enjoy the Zoo. We loved it. Jennifer
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