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Capital of Texas Zoo

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376A Jenkins Rd, Cedar Creek, TX 78612-3792
+1 512-303-6675
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Great to be so close to the animals.

If you want to experience animals at a zoo, this country zoo is wonderful find. We were pleasantly... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Austin, Texas
via mobile
Rustic, local, perfect!

OK So I never write reviews. I just usually dont have time or inclination, but I am going to write... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2017
Pflugerville, Texas
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  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible11%
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376A Jenkins Rd, Cedar Creek, TX 78612-3792
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you want to experience animals at a zoo, this country zoo is wonderful find. We were pleasantly surprised at the variety of animals. They looked happy and well cared for. We really appreciated the personable tour of the lemurs and other parts of the...More

Thank Mommydragon
Reviewed September 10, 2017

OK So I never write reviews. I just usually dont have time or inclination, but I am going to write one every place I can for this place because it really impressed me. We lived in Europe for a long time and this is very...More

Thank lilnitelite
Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

Great friendly zoo with lots of animals to see! Offers a more personalized experience than other bigger zoos...will be going back!

Thank Casey S
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Kind of a crazy place. Its not like any other zoo I had ever been to. Its kind of trashy but after the exsplination you understand that a lot of the animals are rescue animals and this was their last opportunity for a decent quality...More

Thank Adam B
Reviewed May 11, 2017

Despite what other people say, I work for place that has similar goals, I really enjoyed this zoo. It was a perfect place to bring my BF on his birthday. When i went back to work (at a similar business) a coworker i talked to...More

Thank Timothy P
Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

Skip this one and go to Austin, San Antonio, or Dallas zoos. Not well appointed or maintained. Seemed that animals were not properly or humanely housed. Parts like bathrooms were gross.

Thank hillje
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

We had a great visit here! Just like the other zoo near Austin, this is not a typical zoo, more like an animal sanctuary. However, I actually liked this one better than the Austin Zoo. The animals are clearly well cared for. There seemed to...More

Thank Lindsey I
Reviewed March 31, 2017

I enjoyed my visit to the zoo. It is not a commercialized place where animals are there to entertain humans. It is more of a refuge for animals in a setting where they can be viewed in nature. With that said, don't expect paved walkways...More

1  Thank pnkgirl27
Reviewed March 19, 2017

The zoo is small but growing and has a great variety of animals and birds. Its easy to park , easy to find , and is a great place for kids and photographers. Dont expect San Antonio levels of non-animal visitor comforts. The animals appear...More

2  Thank Alasdair S
Reviewed March 13, 2017

It started to rain when we showed up for the tour but that didn't stop us. Our tour was AWESOME!!! Before we ever got in we saw a 5wk old leopard being bottle fed up close. Then we fed lemurs, Moses the Camel and Tank...More

Thank Runnin26
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