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Gatorama

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US Highway 27, Palmdale, FL
+1 863-675-0623
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Great afternoon

Great time at the hatching. They are well organized and have alot of alligators and crocodiles to... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Sam B
via mobile
Gator hatching festival

It was much better than I anticipated. The staff was very inviting and polite. Hatching an... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2017
schmeckle33
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Naples, Florida
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Gatorama is a Florida 'must do'. A long standing family attraction complete with Alligators, Crocodiles, Monkeys, Bobcats, Raccoons, Peacocks, Ducks, Geese, Pythons and more! Try your hand at our 18+ Guest Feeding Experience "Fast Hands or No Hands" where you become the star of the show! Not ready to brave the big crocs? Sit back and enjoy one of two Big Gator Feeding Shows by our trained zookeepers. (FREE WITH ADMISSION) Feeling brave? For a small fee, you can jump on into Uncle Waders Catch A Gator Pond, or try your hand at Gator Wranglin'. Paleontologists in the group will want to try out our Big Gator Fossil Dig where they dig up real bones and are challenged to identify them. These make for FANTASTIC photo opportunities, so don't forget those cameras. Prefer a lazy afternoon? We have an extensive boardwalk, games and plenty of space in our Swoopy Palm Trail to relax and take in the sounds of nature. A taste of Real Florida is waiting for you at Gatorama!
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“gator meat” (9 reviews)
“baby gators” (15 reviews)
“gift shop” (20 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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US Highway 27, Palmdale, FL
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+1 863-675-0623
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Great time at the hatching. They are well organized and have alot of alligators and crocodiles to see. This was our first time and we will be back again. Hopefully next hatching season with the grandkids

Thank Sam B
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

It was much better than I anticipated. The staff was very inviting and polite. Hatching an alligator was one of the coolest things I have ever done. The owners seem to really care about conservationslism and live it. I would recommend to get there at...More

Thank schmeckle33
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We moved out of state and our youngest has never been to Gatorama. He didn't know what an experience it would be. We paid a little extra to wade with the gators and to pose with a big gator. Worth it!!! Do not regret missing...More

Thank Momabrock
Reviewed 12 May 2017

My family and I (myself, my husband, and three children ages 5-10) went feeling a bit skeptical about this place-- hoping for the best but not knowing exactly what to expect. This experience exceeded our hopes. Absolutely fascinating, wonderful guide, cool little petting zoo, and...More

Thank abigailsarah86
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We paid the entrance fee only which allows access to all the facility. Did not pay to sit on a gator, wad and catch baby gators or hand feed chicken parts to gators from a bridge above them. We watched others do the activities and...More

1  Thank Jack R
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I had such an incredibly fun time here yesterday afternoon. I had waited a long time see this place. We enjoyed feeding croc crunch. I could have fed them guys for hours. All the other animals were enjoyable as well. We had a little feeding...More

Thank AmericanExplorer8500
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Took the boys here because it looked a little old school and cheesy and it did not disappoint. This is a great throw back to the roadside attraction decades. It not going to break the bank and wont kill the whole day but the kids...More

Thank luvstravelky
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Nice little place to spend a couple of hours. There are quite a few gators and crocs in many sizes. Lots of other animals to enjoy too. The staff is very friendly and informative. Lots for kids to do- fossil dig, catch a gator, picture...More

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

With a large population of alligators and crocodiles, allegedly one of the largest in the world, it's difficult not to be astounded by the amazing creatures that call Gatorama home. You will definitely want to visit during one of the feedings, a feat that you...More

Thank ncyurasko
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

A little off the beaten path but worth the trip.. the staff was super friendly and went out of their way to ensure we had a great time !!! Keep up the good work

1  Thank ericeize
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Linda B
6 February 2016|
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Response from Randy K | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have wheelchairs available, but it is wheelchair friendly. it's a great place but they are a small operation.
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Boyd N
19 September 2015|
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Response from PattyinPalmdale | Property representative |
General Admission is $14.95. Children under 60 inches are $8.95 and under 36 inches are free.
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Boyd N
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Response from Christina H | Reviewed this property |
When we were there, it actually had to do with height, not age. If you're over 48", you're charged as an adult. If you're under 48", you're charged as a child. That is unless you're an adult under 48", then you still get... More
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