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Woodland Park Zoo

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5500 Phinney Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103-5897
+1 206-548-2500
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Always a great time at Woodland Park Zoo

If you have not been to Woodland Park you need to come and visit here. It is one of North... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Seattle, Washington
Gorgeous zoo!

I love this zoo! It’s intimate and large st the same time. All the enclosures are very suitable to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Wellington, Florida
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Nationally award-winning Woodland Park Zoo is a 92-acre zoological garden dedicated to the conservation of wildlife. Featuring more than 1,000 animals representing nearly 300 species from around the world, a visit to Woodland Park Zoo will make your day and a difference.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
5500 Phinney Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103-5897
+1 206-548-2500
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Reviewed yesterday

If you have not been to Woodland Park you need to come and visit here. It is one of North America's best zoos period and I've been to a bunch of them.From the staff to the exhibits and the layout to the food choices and...More

Thank KweqSmanit
Reviewed yesterday

I love this zoo! It’s intimate and large st the same time. All the enclosures are very suitable to the animal. All the animals seem very content within their environment. The seem to have lots of enrichments for them too. It’s beautiful and well taken...More

Thank ginacbutterfly
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

All the exhibits seemed so natural. No lion on a cement slab. They were also fantastically designed. There was no exhibit where you couldn't see the animals. They could all be viewed perfectly from one of the angles. My favorite was the grizzly. Not an...More

Thank zzyzxvegas
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to the zoo last week with our two-year- old granddaughter. It was the perfect place to stroll around in this park-like setting on a cool but sunny day. The animals were all out in their environments also enjoying the nice weather. There are...More

Thank LavenderSeattle
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a neat small and quaint zoo. San Diego it wasn't. I did enjoy that the crowd was small so we were able to take our time. Very friendly staff and answered our questions.

Thank Maffu123
Reviewed 1 week ago

I measure all my zoo experiences to the Omaha Zoo, and this one may surpass that. We visited during a week day, right at opening, and it was so nice to leisurely stroll through this very clean and well-run zoo. What impressed me the most...More

Thank Jordan R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We so enjoyed taking our two year old grandson to the Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle. The zoo is much larger than expected with many animals including penguins, African safari animals including lions, giraffes, zebras as well as play areas for children. You can walk...More

Thank Peppygal
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took several hours to see all the inhabitants and were amazed at what a Red Lemay sounds like when as we were watching them late in the afternoon they suddenly started being VERY vocal. The habitats for each was nicely done in what the...More

Thank Geneva B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I feel like this zoo is a bit underrated. Great decision to go here, kids had an amazing time in the open air, lots of physical activity (takes energy for small feet to visit the whole zoo), and numerous play areas on almost every step...More

Thank Nomad77_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was big and it was fun. The jaguar was taking a nap close to the glass and the bear was also napping close to the glass.

Thank Diana T
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we got in with the purchase of our Pat Benatar concert tickets.
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That sounds extremely high, but here's a phone number for them. Or you can just go to their website and I'm sure the information is there. 206.548.2500