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The Texas Zoo

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110 Memorial Dr, Victoria, TX 77901-6334
+1 361-573-7681
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Great place for families with young children

My 2 year old niece was her for a visit and I took her there. She enjoyed it. It's just the right... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
Thedaw39
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San Antonio, Texas
lovely

This zoo, is small, BUT its worth it. The prices aren't outrageous like other zoos. You can take... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
Briana A
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  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
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110 Memorial Dr, Victoria, TX 77901-6334
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+1 361-573-7681
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

My 2 year old niece was her for a visit and I took her there. She enjoyed it. It's just the right size to spend an hour or two and then go home. The are a variety of animals. There are places to sit and...More

1  Thank Thedaw39
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

This zoo, is small, BUT its worth it. The prices aren't outrageous like other zoos. You can take your time to actually see all the exhibits without loads of people in the way. They even have a show so often when a couple zoo keepers...More

Thank Briana A
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

I really enjoyed this zoo. It has a safari feel upon arrival at the front entrance with a wooden building. It was air conditioned inside the gift shop if you need to step in from the heat. The zoo animals were all great & friendly...More

1  Thank pnkgirl27
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

This was a nice surprise. They brought out animals to pet. The lion and tiger exhibit was cool. The bird exhibit was creepy (in a good way) but the kids loved it. Nice little zoo! Would go again.

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

Stopped by here on a hot day, and really enjoyed the shade! The zoo is small, but you're right up on top of the exhibits, which is great with the big cats. The kids got a kick out of a raccoon who'd gotten into the...More

Thank Nystarn
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Im glad Victoria has a Zoo. I arrived there in time today to see them feed the 2 Lions (sisters). They were gorgeous animals and somewhat intimidating (as an adult i now understand their power). The workers who put on the show were nice and...More

Thank ColonelDancer
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We recently became members and have been going every week this summer. It's such a nice little zoo for little ones, especially with the train rides offered on the weekends. I have two kids under the age of five and they have a blast each...More

1  Thank danielhY9367RD
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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Decent price, eatery is expensive, snake room always smells, but we do enjoy our trips there. They did away with the petting zoo, which was disappointing. 2 pokemon gyms in the area.

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

The Texas Zoo is very unique and special especially for a town of Victoria's size. It has great events for all ages throughout the year. It's a fun place for kids birthday parties. It is not too big so young children can enjoy it without...More

Thank dkfox55
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Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

In the words of Lt. Joe Kenda, "Well, my my". We visited the zoo on a Friday morning morning, and were surprised to find a hand full of animals and a facility in a somewhat deplorable condition. There was an empty otter enclosure with extremely...More

2  Thank Brandon G
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