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Address: 201 Park Ave, Hershey, PA 17033-2740
Phone Number: 717 534 3900
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A small zoo in Hershey Park featuring animals native to North America.

A small zoo in Hershey Park featuring animals native to North America.

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Zoo America Great for Toddlers

Tickets to Hershey Park provide access to the amusement park and water park and provides free access to cross the bridge into Zoo America. You get your hand stamp on the bridge as... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Tickets to Hershey Park provide access to the amusement park and water park and provides free access to cross the bridge into Zoo America. You get your hand stamp on the bridge as you travel from Hershey Park into Zoo America and can return to Hershey Park only by showing you stamp to an attendant on the bridge. You can... More 

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Annville, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Don't expect much. This zoo will take about 20 minutes to walk through and look at most of it's exhibits. A bit overpriced, but as the only zoo around until Philadelphia, you can take what you can get.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was great. Fairly close to the entrance. Took about an hour to go through the zoo. Some rare animals. Kids loved the young bears.

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Vernon, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Went here with my boyfriend's family. Its a smaller zoo so it does not take long to complete. Cute for kids! Its included in the Hershey park admission!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Included in your trip to Hershey Park is Zoo America. It's a neat little place that gets you away from the rides for about an hour and up close and personal with lots of animals/reptiles/etc. They have plenty of staff you help educate you on what you're looking at and occasionally you get to touch them (the animals, not the... More 

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Salisbury, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a great little zoo! We wandered in from Hershey and took a little time to see the animals. The zoo was very well laid out and we got to see everything. A great break from the park's excitement.

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Brooklyn, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 592 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't find anything special about this zoo. It's very small and there was not much to see. I think it's more suitable for young children.

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Norristown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were at Hershey for a family get together! My two kids (4 and 8) are hit or miss on rides! It was also raining! We bought ponchos and headed to Zoo America! It was perfect for us! A lot of great visibility for the animals and a lot of in door space from the rain. We had to wait... More 

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Medford, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really visited Hershey for Hersheypark... But with 3 kids we decided to take advantage and check out the zoo for a break from the rides. We are from the Philly area so comparing the 2 zoos isn't really fair. They did have 2 super cute otters (my daughters favorite). Next time we will probably skip the zoo.

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Thank FinnsPs08
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spend a few hours here when you first get to Hershey. You'll be surprised by how fun it is; and it's a rescue zoo.

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