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Cameron Park Zoo

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Sunday day at leisure

I was with my family and loved being there. We had plenty to do and see. It was a relaxing way to... read more

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Anne D
San Antonio, Texas
Family friendly zoo

Beautiful Cameron Zoo in Waco Texas, was full of all different types of animals. The Waco zoo is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Austin, Texas
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1701 N 4th St, Waco, TX 76707-2463
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All reviews perfect size indoor exhibits wide variety of animals animal enclosures natural habitat cameron park great exhibits central texas all ages couple hours spring break great place to visit air conditioned whole family brazos river waco area free parking
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Reviewed today

I was with my family and loved being there. We had plenty to do and see. It was a relaxing way to spend a Sunday afternoon. I look forward to going back.

Thank Anne D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Beautiful Cameron Zoo in Waco Texas, was full of all different types of animals. The Waco zoo is very family friendly place to take the whole family. Also a excellent place to take pictures and just in join all of the amazing animals. The Waco...More

Thank cmassie22
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a lovely zoo! Although it was spotty rain while we were there, my daughter loved all the built in fun with some of the exhibits! She probably liked the slide through the otters the best. I’m guessing that the rain had most of...More

Thank Brittany B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I grew up going to this zoo and it is still one of my favorite places to go in Waco. It has lots of animals and is well laid out. It also has fun events like Brew at the Zoo and Zoo Boo. It is...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have come here twice and I very much like this zoo. There are lots of animals and exhibits. The zoo is divided up into 4 sections, Grassland Prairie, Brazos River, African Savanna, and Asian Forest. There are two child play areas; in one your...More

1  Thank Matthew V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my kids and grandkids for a great experience. There were a good variety of animals for a small zoo. The boardwalks were beautiful. Lots of shade. Well put together. Very impressed!

1  Thank schmidterditter
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a cute zoo. Not very big, so you can be done in a couple of hours. Not a lot of hills to deal with. Inexpensive, too.

1  Thank texaslady032
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed walking around the zoo on a nice day. I was impressed with the reptile house, there were so many unique snakes.

1  Thank Courtney B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this zoo, so many animals to see, a great variety. The habitats were nice, with the exception of the jauguars, they could use a little more room. Had a great view of all the animals. Areas were nice and shaded, nice path...More

1  Thank g m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Somehow when one thinks of Waco, Texas, “zoo” doesn’t come to mind. But take it from me, one visit and you will be sold. This lovely zoo has all the major players (lions and tigers and bears, oh my!) in a family friendly environment ....More

Thank Kathleen G
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July 22, 2018|
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Response from Randy F | Reviewed this property |
I would estimate the walking distance would be around 2-2.5 miles seeing all that you could see.
Amanda H
April 13, 2018|
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Response from Staci B | Reviewed this property |
The food is expensive. I'm not sure about eating in the park.
March 16, 2018|
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I did not see any available.