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ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park

Features Animals
201 Park Ave, Hershey, PA 17033-2740
+1 717-534-3900
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A Quick Stop

Made a quick stop here after seeing Hershey’s Chocolate World. The zoo is small but not too bad... read more

Reviewed yesterday
emdpetey
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Shelton, Connecticut
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A fun day!

We were able to see all of the animals and had fun while completing a scavenger hunt. When we found... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
alissa822
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East Brunswick, New Jersey
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A small zoo in Hershey Park featuring animals native to North America.
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“nice zoo” (48 reviews)
“prairie dogs” (47 reviews)
“suggested route” (35 reviews)
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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 via mobile

Made a quick stop here after seeing Hershey’s Chocolate World. The zoo is small but not too bad. The place has a lot of smaller animals so don’t go expecting giraffes and elephants. If your in the area it’s worth a visit.

Thank emdpetey
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were able to see all of the animals and had fun while completing a scavenger hunt. When we found all of the answers we knew we had seen everything there was to see. Smart idea!

Thank alissa822
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We intended to just peek in really fast while at Hershey Park and ended up spending an hour walking through this small zoo. We loved how well the suggested route is marked so you have a clear way of navigating all of the exhibits. It...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

North American animals. Temp ~ 70F, sunny. The buffalos have been replaced by pronghorns. We started at about 9:30am. A lot of the animals were still sleeping or very lethargic. The river otters were playing in their pool. The black bear was sleeping in his...More

Thank Richard D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family has a membership to the Philadelphia Zoo. With their reciprocity agreement, using that membership allowed us to enter into Zoo America for $17 for a family of two adults and two young children. The zoo has a suggested tour route that takes you...More

1  Thank David L
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

This is a great little zoo located right in the Hersey amusement park Lots to learn! Animals are well tended to and environment is clean

Thank CACE232
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

I took my kids here (age 5 and 2) by myself for a quick visit. Everyone was very friendly and helpful, and the zoo was very manageable in terms of handling two children and seeing everything. You definitely could see the whole zoo in less...More

1  Thank tjg523
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

my daughter enjoyed the zoo better than anything else. fair pricing even in the gidt shop favorite sight was the blackbears and wolves!

Thank Desiree E
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

My family and I made the zoo visit as part of out day at HersheyPark, well at least one of the two days that we spent there. We actually thought that the zoo was going to be bigger. It is rather small, we probably walked...More

1  Thank WaiPRUSA
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Really well run zoo, great way of displaying animals. Wolf's, Eagles, Mountain Lion, Elk, Ocelot, Bobcat and more.

Thank Jsison84
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spence3787
15 March 2018|
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Response from kellycookie908 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes, I think it would be a great idea to visit both Hershey Park and Zoo America in the same day. As you get into Zoo America for free when you enter thru Hershey Park, it would be a great idea to take a break from the... More
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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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