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Chattanooga Zoo

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Well done zoo for it’s size and good petting zoo

The Chattanooga Zoo is small yet they done an excellent job with the variety of animals on display... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Susan P
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Modest, but good specimens

This is by far not the largest or most comprehensive zoo you will ever visit, but the specimens... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Imagine a zoo that's specially designed to bring the animals up close to you. Imagine a zoo where you have time to notice the subtleties of animal behavior, instead of being pushed along by an impatient crowd. Imagine an exciting and diverse zoo...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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301 N Holtzclaw Ave, Warner Park, Chattanooga, TN 37404-2306
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Cheap admission and great animals. The Red Panda alone is worth the visit. Unlike most zoo's, you can actually see most of the animals.

Thank 650natdanger
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Chattanooga Zoo is small yet they done an excellent job with the variety of animals on display. Our grandson loves the petting zoo. You can go in with the animals. The goats will jump on a log go a better ear scratch!

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Zoo was much smaller than I imagined with animals that were out in their areas on the small scale. The wiring that is used to keep the animals secured was small wired fencing type material that made it hard for me to actually see...More

Thank 478camenw
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of animals. Nice facility. Lots to see animals well taken care of. They all have nice environment

Thank redrose008
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We seniors think this zoo is the perfect size as we visited from out of town. We had a couple of hours to see the creatures, and that is all one really needs. Wonderful zoo with a caring staff.

Thank Bob19512014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is by far not the largest or most comprehensive zoo you will ever visit, but the specimens they have are awesome, the walk very easy to complete, and the exhibits set up in a manner where you can easily see the animals and get...More

Thank bfarber
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The zoo was a great way to spend a few hours. The animals seem happy and content in their environment. It's not a huge zoo, but has a great variety of well kept animals!

Thank jmccake
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the zoo the first day we got to Chattanooga. We enjoyed looking at all of the animals. They had more animals than I thought they would have. We had a lot of fun. The only problem was the people we were with said...More

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a surprise! We were very impressed with the zoo’s many species and how well maintained and pleasant the surroundings were. The keepers were very friendly and took time to talk with us about the animals. Great value for families. Highly recommended.

Thank paigesmd61
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This zoo is on the smaller side but lots of exhibits. It was a nice walk around. It’s not spread out over miles like some places. Staff we seen were friendly and would talk about the animals they were caring for. It’s not very expensive...More

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David M
7 August 2018|
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Response from Ben S | Reviewed this property |
No. They don’t.
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Caroline S
23 March 2018|
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Response from Stephen P | Reviewed this property |
It is a small zoo. I would say 1.5-2 hours max.
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Amanda B
24 June 2017|
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Response from graciecook_23 | Reviewed this property |
Most of it is sidewalk which is great for a wheelchair. There is a few things you can do that has stairs but most of it is sidewalk.
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