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Salisbury Zoo

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Address: 755 S Park Dr, Salisbury, MD 21804-5600
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+1 410-548-3188
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09:00 - 16:30
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 16:30

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Wonderful Zoo

This little Zoo sits right in the heart of Salisbury. It is FREE to all and is surrounded by the city park. The animals are well cared for and they are always making... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Angel R
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17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This little Zoo sits right in the heart of Salisbury. It is FREE to all and is surrounded by the city park. The animals are well cared for and they are always making improvements to the enclosures. There is also a high number of nesting Herons whose gigantic nests can be seen in the trees all over the park. Buffalo,... More 

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Thank Angel R
Pine Beach, New Jersey
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24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great zoo. Well-shaded. Clean. FREE!! Friendly staff. We even got to see an up close presentation with a Bearded Dragon.

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North East, Maryland
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92 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When you are in Salisbury, Maryland, make it a point to visit the Salisbury Zoo as well as Ben's Red Swings. Zoos around the world are usually quite large and house many, many animals. As one who would like to rip-off the locks at most, I was pleasantly surprised when I visited the Salisbury Zoo: Very "laid-back," and gives the... More 

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Thank wayne417
Parsonsburg, Maryland
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Free!!! lots of animals, very relaxing and staff around to ask questions. small food stand by with sitting.

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Tylerton, Maryland
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Our little school raised more money in a zoo fundraising campaign than any other school and won a day at the Salisbury Zoo. It is a small zoo with a surprisingly large variety of animals. The zookeepers put on an informational show for our kids and they got to pet a couple of the animals followed, of course, by a... More 

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Thank S M
Central NJ
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39 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Stopped on our way to the eastern shore. Free!! Always a bonus, zoo is small but perfect for quick stop with little kids. Also has a great playground. Inexpensive gift shop.

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Thank gabs789
Cambridge, Maryland
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 April 2017

It keeps kids interested. the children loved the park and nice clean. I will definitely return and recommended to others. Is best for children under 5 not many options of animals available.

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Welcome, Maryland
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35 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

FREE!! Small, but we really enjoyed it. Easy navigation. Not crowded. Check the hours, they close early.

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Thank cwedd
Onancock, Virginia
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43 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We had a blast here celebrating a family trip to this zoo... They are based soley on donations and the lady seemed shocked when we handed her a $20 (for 3 of us) She asked us 3 times are we sure we didnt want change. Lots of birds.. but a nice afternoon activity... Gift shop was priced quite high tho..

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Thank 750tarab
Salisbury, Maryland
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Yes this is a very small Zoo but it is FREE! Nice way to enjoy part of the day with kids and have a picnic.

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