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ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park

#6 of 34 things to do in Hershey Features Animals
201 Park Ave, Hershey, PA 17033-2740
+1 717-534-3900
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Nice throw in to the Hershey Park

ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park is a nice throw-in or included to admission to Hershey... read more

Reviewed yesterday
JimDeBerry
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
My kids love the Zoo. We are used to the bigger zoos but this was an ok break from Hershey.

Make sure not to go in afternoon! All the animals are sleeping, Went early, was a great start to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
tjwils0n
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Westchester County, New York
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A small zoo in Hershey Park featuring animals native to North America.
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good38%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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201 Park Ave, Hershey, PA 17033-2740
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+1 717-534-3900
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Reviewed yesterday

ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park is a nice throw-in or included to admission to Hershey Park. It's filled with native wildlife to the US. some cool exhibits and even it has its own mascot. It's nice Hershey Gives back to the community with the Zoo...More

Thank JimDeBerry
Reviewed 3 days ago

Make sure not to go in afternoon! All the animals are sleeping, Went early, was a great start to 2nd day at Hershey, Definitely not as great as Bronx Zoo but is better for the younger ones!

Thank tjwils0n
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a great time at the zoo with my boyfriend. It didn't take too long to get through the entire zoo, probably about an hour. It was small but very cute. Most of the animals were sleeping unfortunately. The gift shop was a disappointment, not...More

Thank ERJH317
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a good time at the Zoo. Small but interesting. Can walk through in a short time and get back to the Park.

Thank MRM1952
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I went to find my husband because he was told it would be about a 30 minute walk through. After awhile, I walked it in reverse to find him and found it cool on a hot day, well shaded, a small number of animals. A...More

Thank Cynthia B
Reviewed 4 days ago

The zoo is small enough to avoid tired and cranky little ones. All the animals are from North America. My grandson got to pet a live snake. He was enthralled. Thus, we now have rubber snakes from the gift shop. It is separate from the...More

Thank jopen
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came here because the ticket was included with out Hershey Park admission. Thankfully didn't pay extra to get in.. it was pretty disappointing... zoo doesn't seemed well maintained. Pretty much all of the animals were either sleeping or laying there. Definitely did not seem...More

Thank AniaSzt
Reviewed 1 week ago

For a smaller zoo, it is quite nice. Animals all out and about and staff very friendly. You can't really see the wolf exhibit.

Thank hyackel
Reviewed 1 week ago

The zoo was a very enjoyable small zoo. The animals were highlighted in their natural areas and the zoo was easy to walk.Didn't realize that the Americas had so many native animals.

Thank jomomcows
Reviewed 1 week ago

Considering the park improvements for rides and facilities the zoo is lacking. Hershey has not spent money to keep the zoo updated. It is a small zoo, I believe the animals are fed and cared for but the exhibits could be great updated for both...More

Thank Artisticwander
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M B
21 April 2017|
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Response from HersheyResorts | Property representative |
ZooAmerica offers a off street entry and admission pricing for guests wishing to visit our 11 Acre North American Zoo. Free parking is available at ZooAmerica. In the event our regular parking area becomes full, please... More
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Mister B
24 January 2017|
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Response from HersheyResorts | Property representative |
Dear Mister B, ZooAmerica is an 11 acre North American Wildlife Zoo. We recommend allowing at least an hour to enjoy all of the exhibits. The zoo is completely accessible, however there are hills. We have resting areas and... More
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Drea N
21 January 2017|
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Response from wandan585 | Reviewed this property |
Like all zoos it has indoor and outdoor animal enclosures.
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