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Santa Ana Zoo at Prentice Park

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1801 E Chestnut Ave, Santa Ana, CA 92701-5001
+1 714-835-7484
Review Highlights
The Grandchildren Loved It!

Very clean and organized. Enjoyed the the varity of animals and the train. We will be back with... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Santa Ana, California
No Monkey Business

I took my daughter, my sister & her 2 sons and they loved that the SA Zoo have a lot of monkeys... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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1801 E Chestnut Ave, Santa Ana, CA 92701-5001
+1 714-835-7484
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very clean and organized. Enjoyed the the varity of animals and the train. We will be back with friends.

Thank AuntCarol01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took my daughter, my sister & her 2 sons and they loved that the SA Zoo have a lot of monkeys varieties that they have never seen. The Ant Eater were just fun to look at too :) Small but well kept zoo.

Thank OCteazer
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

The zoo is a quaint fun zoo. It has just enough to keep you entertained and not spend the entire day

Thank kjkmk
Reviewed 26 November 2017

I have taken my daughter and friends here over the years and it's nice for a small local zoo, but now I feel terrible about zoos, I feel sad that the animals are in captivity, even if important research is sometimes done there. I just...More

1  Thank ProfessorMC
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Small kids? Romantic couple? Older folk wanting a stroll and a coffee amongst the monkeys? This is the place for you! Especially if you like monkeys. This place has one of the largest collections of different species of monkey in the State, maybe even the...More

Thank 367john
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

My husband invited me to this zoo. He had been before and I haven't, it was quite a nice surprise! We got there early Saturday morning and the zoo wasn't so crowded and very clean. They have lots of helpful information about the animals, and...More

Thank Alejandra R
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Cost of admission was $12 for adults and $9 for our 3 year old granddaughter. Parking was free. We had 6 in our party. This zoo is run down and needs a major facelift. It looks very sad and tired. ave your money and go...More

Thank slwsweet
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Went to the Santa Ana Zoo three times in the same week with my family because it is such a wonderful incredible place in a setting that is magnificent, lush and tropical. The cost of a family annual pass is incomparable in value and another...More

1  Thank Mountainview2guest
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Park got bigger during the years . I've been here like 6 times. Getting better and better every year. Love the elephant you can hop on and ride for a small fee. Alot of monkeys of varieties.

Thank luistello2017
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Good for little kids, very small intimate zoo. We went for the halloween party with a group and it was a lot of fun

Thank dcdavies24
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12 June 2017|
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Response from Jim M | Reviewed this property |
Weekends adults are $12 and kids $9 Weekdays taken$2 off. Lots of special cheaper days - check their website often.