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Capital of Texas Zoo

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376A Jenkins Rd, Cedar Creek, TX 78612-3792
+1 512-303-6675
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What a Gem!

This is our second visit to this secluded zoo near Cedar Creek, Tx. There is a great variety of... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
8888beach
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Port Aransas, Texas
via mobile
Fun experience!

We brought our two young kids here and had a great experience. It is more of a refuge type feel... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2018
jthurow22
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San Antonio, Texas
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  • Excellent36%
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  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
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376A Jenkins Rd, Cedar Creek, TX 78612-3792
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+1 512-303-6675
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"great variety of animals"
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

This is our second visit to this secluded zoo near Cedar Creek, Tx. There is a great variety of animals there that we did not expect.... our grandgirls had such a great time. The second time we took only one ggirl ( the other one...More

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MBH1979, Guest Relations Manager at Capital of Texas Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Thank you so much for your AMAZING review!! We can't wait for you to come back and see us...we would be happy to have one of our Team Members show you anything you might have missed. We have lot's going on and more changes coming!!!...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

We brought our two young kids here and had a great experience. It is more of a refuge type feel with dirt paths and less expansive enclosures.. and that is what we loved about it! The owner gives young kids an opportunity to become zoo...More

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MBH1979, Guest Relations Manager at Capital of Texas Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful feedback! We are very excited about the new changes that are taking place and we will continue to improve...we look forward to ya'll become regular visitors and experiencing all of our changes with us! Shelli Miller Events Coordinator...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

I was honestly not too sure what to expect. I have been to some privately owned zoos that were questionable at best. This one was such a nice surprise! If you like huge, city owned zoos… This may not be your cup of tea. If...More

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MBH1979, Owner at Capital of Texas Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you, so much for your wonderful and exciting review! We look forward to our next visit with ya'll! Best Regards, Shelli Miller Events Coordinator/Sales Capital of Texas Zoo

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Reviewed 19 February 2018

My family and I visited after purchasing a ticket package through Groupon that included 1 animal experience and food for the petting zoo. Pros: Sign from main road telling you where to turn. We arrived right after 2 school buses unloaded and it did not...More

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MBH1979, Owner at Capital of Texas Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Ms. June, Thank you for your visit to Capital of Texas Zoo, we were so happy to have you and your family come and visit! We appreciate the feedback, all of the staff is working really hard to make necessary improvements and we are under...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2018

On our recent visit to Austin, I decided to ignore the mixed reviews and check out this unique zoo. It's actually sort of an animal rescue sanctuary. Exhibits were sort of homemade looking, and dirt paths led from area to area. But what an amazing...More

2  Thank Ellen G
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MBH1979, Owner at Capital of Texas Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Ms. Ellen, Thank you, so much for your review we are delighted that you and your family decided to give us a chance and stop by to visit! We hope you keep coming back to visit over and over and to see all of the...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2018

As I was driving to this zoo I noticed confederate flags and join the NRA signs. That should have been a sign that this area is not an area I like. I then should have gone with my gut when I entered the building and...More

2  Thank bartriplaw
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

If you want to experience animals at a zoo, this country zoo is wonderful find. We were pleasantly surprised at the variety of animals. They looked happy and well cared for. We really appreciated the personable tour of the lemurs and other parts of the...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2017

OK So I never write reviews. I just usually dont have time or inclination, but I am going to write one every place I can for this place because it really impressed me. We lived in Europe for a long time and this is very...More

2  Thank lilnitelite
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Great friendly zoo with lots of animals to see! Offers a more personalized experience than other bigger zoos...will be going back!

Thank Casey S
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

Kind of a crazy place. Its not like any other zoo I had ever been to. Its kind of trashy but after the exsplination you understand that a lot of the animals are rescue animals and this was their last opportunity for a decent quality...More

Thank Adam B
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