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Nice local zoo

My grandkids loved the zoo! It wasn't so crowded you couldn't enjoy the animals. Wonderful... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
shbivens
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Decatur, Illinois
It's a great place to take kids and grand kids

I love the fact that it's FREE every Thursday during the summer! My Grandson is Autistic and each... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
Darlene C
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Decatur, Illinois
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

I love the fact that it's FREE every Thursday during the summer! My Grandson is Autistic and each year that he visits he wants to see the animals. He loves it and I do too!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Darlene C
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Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

This zoo is small but great. It’s the perfect size for little kids and toddlers. The animals all seem well cared for and interact as appropriate. The staff are friendly and informative. The train is a fun little add on, and they’re expanding so next year the ride time will double. The carousel is one of the better ones we’ve seen in the area too.

10/10 return from 50 miles away at least once a year.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sarah3M
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Reviewed August 22, 2018

Zoo with animals that appeared well treated and looked to be in good health and care. Swings/playground was maintained very well and clean restrooms.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank springchick46
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Reviewed August 18, 2018

What a treat! A fantastic little zoo with big-time service. An unbelievable quality staff reday to provide support for whatever yoiu might need. The very best zoo in Central Illinois... by far!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Parrothead-LFA
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Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Worth the extra drive out of Springfield. We had a great time with the kids 10,7,and 2. We will be coming back for sure.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mommyeep
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