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“nice small zoo”

Oglebay Park Good Zoo
Ranked #5 of 50 things to do in Wheeling
Certificate of Excellence
Washington, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
48 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“nice small zoo”
Reviewed December 29, 2012

Very nice zoo.. not many animals but this is a nice family place to go especially with smaller kids. Will deffinatly be going back in the spring!

Visited July 2012
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Canton, Ohio
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68 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
“The zoo is good for small children”
Reviewed December 13, 2012

Most of the animals were not on display, however it is December. The holiday laser show is only 18 minutes and very entertaining.

Visited December 2012
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Thank Edward M
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Northfield
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58 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Nice little zoo”
Reviewed December 9, 2012

Nice little zoo. Not a whole lot of animals there but just another attraction to see when you are there.

Visited December 2012
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New Castle, Pennsylvania
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86 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
“The Festival of Lights & Good Zoo are great”
Reviewed December 3, 2012

If you go to Oglebay to see the Festival of Lights, don't miss the Good Zoo as part of the experience; especially if you have kids with you. There is an additional admission charge for the Zoo, but The Good Zoo has a lot of indoor attractions even when there is snow on the ground. They have a theater with a (new) laser show; a large operating model train layout; a whole wing of various live creatures for you see; an educational interactive nature activity area for the kids; and a spectacular light show on the back patio every twenty minutes beginning at 5PM. There is also a fast food counter with a dining area, and a full gift shop.

Visited December 2012
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Vienna, West Virginia
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46 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“A little piece of Heaven”
Reviewed November 30, 2012

I liked the fact,for a small zoo,there was a good variety of animals to see and the surroundings were beautiful.

Visited November 2012
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Thank Larry C
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