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Tanganyika Wildlife Park

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1000 S. Hawkins Ln, Goddard, KS
+1 316-794-8954
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Great choice to take visiters from out of town.

This was our first time at the park and we brought visiters. The park layout was easy to follow... read more

Reviewed today
Brian H
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Wichita, Kansas
Great place to visit for all ages

We visited because I am a penguin fanatic and the opportunity to swim with the penguins was on my... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lynn W
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Decatur, Illinois
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  • Average3%
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1000 S. Hawkins Ln, Goddard, KS
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"feed the animals"
in 18 reviews
"lemur island"
in 10 reviews
"guinea pigs"
in 7 reviews
"animal encounters"
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"cost extra"
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"animal lovers"
in 4 reviews
"interactive exhibits"
in 7 reviews
"well taken care"
in 7 reviews
"all ages"
in 13 reviews
"private zoo"
in 4 reviews
"spring break"
in 4 reviews
"animals seem"
in 3 reviews
"few hours"
in 7 reviews
"well worth the money"
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"large animals"
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"fun experience"
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"staff was friendly"
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Reviewed today

This was our first time at the park and we brought visiters. The park layout was easy to follow. Everyone was helpful. I was impressed with the number of animals and how active they were. Our favorites were the giraffes, the colossus monkeys, and the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited because I am a penguin fanatic and the opportunity to swim with the penguins was on my bucket list. We had adults ages 19-90 and all had a great time. It was fun to see animals but also to be able to interact...More

Thank Lynn W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

there ALL ACESS pass for$39.99 was not available so we chose the $29.90 X2 that included 5 interactive encounters with the animals with a 1 souvenir PHOTO there was only 3 interactive encounters. and there PHOTO SHOP WAS NOT WORKIN STAY AWAY WILL LET BBB...More

3  Thank Rick G
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tanganyikawp, General Manager at Tanganyika Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Rick- I am sorry you had a bad experience at the Park. Not that it matters at this point, but I wanted to clarify some of the misunderstandings you experienced while visiting. First, the All-Access Pass is always available, but we don’t recommend it during...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a nice place. Just the right size, not too big and with the right mix of animals. Lots of interaction but does cost more. Can be a little pricey. The day we went it was not super busy so the lines we short which...More

Thank Catarina M
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Opening Day 2018. Our first visit. Great encounters with the animals...with the Staff...and even the visitors. Best day ever...both of our teenagers said best day ever.

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Visiting Tanganyika Wildlife Park has been on my to-do list since early this year, I am glad I finally picked a weekend to drive out to Goddard. The zoo is on the smaller side but nicely maintained. The main attraction is that you get more...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

We visited this wildlife park for the second time and again we were amazed. My daughter participated in the penguin swim and I can't express how much we enjoyed this!! The staff is so friendly and the park is well laid out. I enjoy all...More

Thank Darlene J
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

We went for my company event this year. It is pretty nice, but not as interactive as I thought it would be. My grandkids had a good time and got to feed some animals. They got 3 choices along with our admission. My older grandson...More

2  Thank Amy S
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

We have been here numerous times. Beautiful grounds and clean. They are not however very visitor friendly compared to many other places we have been. We will continue to go here from time to time but prefer Promiseland Zoo in Branson way more!More

1  Thank Audra K
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tanganyikawp, General Manager at Tanganyika Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Audra- I am sorry you did not find out team friendly. The fact that our team is very friendly and helpful is commonly mentioned in other reviews. However, we clearly failed during your visit. Please feel free to contact me directly with any additional feedback...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

I recently visited Tanganyika Wildlife Park for the first time in a couple of years..... Wow! They have really been busy adding displays and wildlife experiences! By separating each exhibit with beautiful landscaping, they have made the environment very pleasant and relaxing while making it...More

1  Thank jrmatthew
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SarahTea
8 September 2017|
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Response from Bruce G | Reviewed this property |
I would say at least 3 hours to see everything, maybe more with small children.
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Brandie K
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joe r
19 March 2017|
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Response from Susan L | Reviewed this property |
Best to go to website Basically $20 for adults, $15 for kids and $16 for seniors. But best information, and all of it, on website
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