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Toledo Zoo

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2700 Broadway St, Toledo, OH 43609-3100
+1 419-385-5721
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A good day

The zoo was massive so there is a lot to see, very interactive for children but the giraffes were... read more

Reviewed yesterday
meganthurkettle
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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Concert Venue - worst ever

No matter how good a show is,no show is worth waiting in traffic to park for 45 minutes. And... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
birdbertly
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Jackson, Michigan
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Get an underwater view of hippos at the Hippoquarium, the only such zoo exhibit in the world, and then move on to see the 500 or so other species of mammals, reptiles and birds.
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2700 Broadway St, Toledo, OH 43609-3100
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+1 419-385-5721
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The zoo was massive so there is a lot to see, very interactive for children but the giraffes were not out and other animals were not out so we could not see everything But it was a good day out!

Thank meganthurkettle
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

No matter how good a show is,no show is worth waiting in traffic to park for 45 minutes. And leaving the show, waiting an hour to get out of a parking spot. Not to mention metal stadium seating and Port-a-John’s. No staff to direct traffic...More

Thank birdbertly
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My appreciation for zoos have increased over the past 50 years as nearly all zoos have worked hard to make their facilities larger, more open, more like natural habitats and/or containing more interactive "toys". My wife and I visited Toledo’s zoo for the first time...More

1  Thank Toledo_Tooleman
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lights before Christmas is always beautiful to see and something new is added every year. Be sure to visit the slide and the bubmper cars for a wonderful time.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Toledo zoo is one of the best in all of the US. The animals are treated well. It’s very large and takes a few hours to view all of areas. From Polar Bears to Lions, it’s packed with every type of animals. The exhibits...More

Thank gordon f
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the Toledo offers new and exciting experiences. with many new things to see. Be sure to check out the new aquarium, the penguin exhibit and the wild life safari where you can zip line across the savanna. you might enjoy a picnic at one of...More

Thank Heidi L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve only recently become a zoo person thanks to my toddler who loves to see animals and fishes. If you’re a local resident with kids, I highly recommend getting zoo membership. Last year we went to the zoo (without membership) and we felt so rushed...More

Thank BabyS_RGsquared
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the best zoo's anywhere. The layout is great and easily navigated. Lots of things for the kids to do. We love to take our grandkids there. We get the family pass every year. This zoo has great activities going on all the time.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This zoo is quaint, Small Aquarium Department, But the Gorillas and Hepos where we stayed longer is amazing, I hope that Toronto Zoo could have this section like these two department to see, up-closed and personal. My husband love2x the Gorillas section, so exciting, we...More

Thank Flare803
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Little city with a very good zoo. Families can be very close to most animals. Has improved alot an increased space. New attractions coming soon!

1  Thank DrJoGa
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Maria P
8 May 2018|
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Response from Stan M | Reviewed this property |
If you are going to visit more than once a year, consider a membership. It pays for itself in two visits.
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dana3272018
19 March 2018|
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Response from Barbara H | Reviewed this property |
It is truly up to the weather for certain animals but the new aquarium is always worth the visit.
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