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“Great Zoo”
Review of Caldwell Zoo

Caldwell Zoo
Ranked #1 of 38 things to do in Tyler
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed April 15, 2014

Caldwell Zoo started out as a backyard menagerie and is now a world class zoo. It features an open African Plains/Safari with wildlife contained by moats instead of fences. Get up close and personal with lions, fish, gorillas, and others with just a thick plate glass separating you. They have unique monkey exhibits along with a petting zoo. For a moderate fee you can enjoy the animals, see the baby animals in the nursery, eat at the picnic area or under the concession area, and make a day of memories with your family. The landscape is also worthy of mentioning. Very awesome.

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Reviewed April 15, 2014

Caldwell zoo has been and will continue to be one of Tyler's main attractions. Great family spot! The staff keep the zoo immaculate. The animals are healthy and happy!

3  Thank Leeannesmith
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Reviewed April 15, 2014

Great exibits. Lots of variety. Fun for all ages. Reasonably priced. Much better than expected from a small town zoo.

1  Thank joe c
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Reviewed April 15, 2014

Really a very nice little zoo. Lots of sights, and small enough so the younger visitors don't get too tired.

1  Thank Martha S
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Reviewed April 15, 2014

Have been taking my family to this zoo for 20 years. While it had to start charging several years ago, it is still an incredible value. Beautiful amenities and a great selection of animals. Not as large as the big city zoos, but every bit as good if not better value.

1  Thank Terry B
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