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Address: 423 W 38th St, Erie, PA 16508-2701
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Great for family fun

We took all 3 of our kids, ranging from 2 to 12. They all enjoyed it. Even though the zoo is smaller than most we are accustomed to, it is quaint and full of plenty of things to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 March 2016
Michael S
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Erie, Pennsylvania
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Erie, Pennsylvania
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97 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016

We took all 3 of our kids, ranging from 2 to 12. They all enjoyed it. Even though the zoo is smaller than most we are accustomed to, it is quaint and full of plenty of things to see and experience.

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Thank Michael S
Butler, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016

When we visit Erie, we always visit the Zoo. Its smaller than the Pittsburgh Zoo near were we live. I recommend this when ever you visit

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Thank TimNoullet
Erie, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

Love the Erie zoo. Clean, pretty, and not too big that you're exhausted after the visit! I frequent the zoo all summer long.

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Thank Christine0415
Erie
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35 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

This is a beautiful, but smaller sized zoo, that is perfect for me. It takes about 3 hours to see the whole thing. This is a breeding zoo, where some very rare species have been sent to breed, due to the hands on loving care of the keepers. I love it

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Thank James G
Woodland Center, Maine, United States
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59 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

I could go to the zoo as often as I could get there.the animals are well taken care of and the place is kept clean. There is a restaurant and interesting exhibits and a train ride for the kdis. And big kids rife it too.

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Thank Betty A
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13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

I love going to the zoo with my nephew who is one and half. The animals are a joy to watch and interact with. The zoo enclosures are well thought out for maximum viewing pleasure.

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Thank Nora K
Erie, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

The Erie Zoo is a great community asset! Their animal collection is quite good for a small-town zoo. It has everything from giraffes to tigers to orangutans. They have been continually updating exhibits to better support the animals’ needs with better “habitats” instead of cages. The variety of educational opportunities is quite extensive as well, with classes and camps for... More 

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Thank Kelly C
Erie, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

Erie is so fortunate to have such a beautiful Zoo and selection of animals for all to enjoy!!! This is my perfect escape to relax and enjoy the day. Lots of activities for all ages and easy access makes it perfect to stop in anytime!

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Thank Marci W
Erie, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

I have always loved the Erie Zoo my family loves Zoo boo and the kids really look forward to going .

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Thank Maureen D
Erie, Pennsylvania
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53 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Very nice zoo,have gone to many zoos out of town and this zoo right in my own backyard not as big but very nice and good price.

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Thank ann l

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