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“What a cute little zoo”

Leesburg Animal Park
Ranked #8 of 80 things to do in Leesburg
Certificate of Excellence
Alburtis, Pennsylvania, United States
Level Contributor
30 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“What a cute little zoo”
Reviewed July 8, 2013

We went here for our second time this weekend. It is really a cute place and our toddler son just had the time of his life. They are in the process of adding a new building that will be air conditioned, a new market and places to get snacks. Can't wait to come back next year!

Visited July 2013
Thank Felicia N
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San Diego, California
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165 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
“Good for small kids who love animals!”
Reviewed July 3, 2013

Took my grand daughter to this little animal park in Leesburg. We were staying in Falls Church and looking for things to keep her entertained. The AAA Tour book highlighted the pony ride so I knew we had to go.

I got her the child's VIP package which included the pony ride and a cup of food for the animals. She spent the first hour feeding an small assortment of animals, but loved the young deer best.

The Pony ride was short, but she really enjoyed it. It got a little warm so I bought her a Hello Kitty popsicle to enjoy!

We took the hay ride and stopped by the pond which was stocked with HUGH fish hungry for feed!

It was a Monday so not too busy which was nice. Noticed a number of German tourist with children who also seemed to enjoy the park!

Visited July 2013
Thank William P
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Lovettsville, Virginia
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44 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Leesburg animal park”
Reviewed June 28, 2013

This small animal park works well for a quick afternoon activity of fun with the children. The cost is reasonable. The animals are well maintained. The isn't a real large assortment of animals but it's plenty enough for a fun interactive time for a smaller child. There is the opportunity for a camel ride or a pony side for an extra fee. They can feed the animals in the petting areas. There is plenty of play ground equipment and a tractor ride out through the field to see the zebras. They have a small concessions stand and a small gift shop. Help guard the children's feed cups in the petting area as the animals can get a little aggressive since they are used to getting fed!

Visited May 2013
Thank Karen K
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New York, NY
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137 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“Not the best one in the area”
Reviewed April 20, 2013 via mobile

We went during the fall when they had the Halloween stuff set up too. Nice hay ride, some fun Halloween scenery. I've been to other animal parks in the area that were better this one is pretty small, even for a small animal park. Not a bad Halloween experience, but done of the farms in the area do a better job.

Visited October 2012
Thank gypsy_0512
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Northern VA
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27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Fun, Small..”
Reviewed October 28, 2012

This is a fun thing to do if you are in Leesburg looking for something to do, especially with kids. It's a MUCH smaller version of the Natural Bridge Zoo.. I think the Natural Bridge zoo is the best of the "petting zoo" type places, but the Leesburg Animal Park is fun. I was a bit surprised with the cost but it was still decently fun and worth going!

Visited September 2012
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