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Phoenix Zoo

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Closes in 27 min: 09:00 - 16:00
Open today: 09:00 - 16:00
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Great for the whole family

Took my 2 year old here and it was amazing! Feeding the giraffe was the highlight of the trip for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
megang809
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Saskatoon, Canada
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Nice zoo for kids

It was a very cold day for Pheonix. Hardly anyone was there, so we and serveral other families had... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
B6692JLrogerk
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Oakville, Canada
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Visit the Phoenix Zoo and explore a wondrous world of curiosity, imagination and discovery. For more than half a century, the Zoo and its animals have amazed guests from across Phoenix and around the globe. Whether you are on the lookout for...more
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455 N Galvin Pkwy, Phoenix, AZ 85008-3431
Camelback East
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came here on a fall weekend getaway from up north. It was our first visit since moving from Chicago. We come from a “Brookfield Zoo” point of view and sadly this zoo did not meet our expectations. ALOT of walking for minimal animals of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jlcogo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve been to quite a few zoos across North America, including this one a number of years ago, sad to say that currently the Phoenix zoo is average at best. The giraffe area is great, the 4D movie and Stingray exhibits were cool. Many areas...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JeffFr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my 2 year old here and it was amazing! Feeding the giraffe was the highlight of the trip for sure, do not bypass this! Some of the animals were off exhibit due to illness, but that just shows that this place takes care of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank megang809
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a very cold day for Pheonix. Hardly anyone was there, so we and serveral other families had access to everything without line ups. The camel rides were great. The quick tour on the cart train allowed us to visit specific animal pens afterwards....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank B6692JLrogerk
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Zoo has grown tremendously over past 20 years I have been visiting it. There are more exhibits than you can see in a day. I would strongly suggest starting early and giving yourself plenty of time. Paying for the safari train (on & off...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dieter G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is expensive!!! And we took visitors the second time....animals did not,come out...saw nothing except birds. Parking is tight and we got a huge dent on the drivers side.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Connie J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Reasonable price for an unreasonably great zoo, especially compared to other cities. Lacks nothing, offers a LOT!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KCBella
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This zoo was horrible. The trolley through the zoo was horrible. Couldn't see anything and was too fast. Everything was being renovated or Animals were sick. Worst zoo my family has ever been to. The big bug exhibit is also cheesy and and joke. Save...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Daydream755529
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm never sure how I feel about the zoo on one hand it's wonderful to see animals I mean ever get to see and on the other it's sad to see them not in their natural habitat but my nieces wanted to go so I...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JayneSavage
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Arizona Zoo is a beautiful place to visit. I have been there quite a few times with family, friends, Fundraisers as well as school trips. I wouldn’t miss the opportunity to go. Always a Fun, Great, Interesting time.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Linda D
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English | En español. Wheelchairs and Strollers. Available for rent on a first-come, first-served basis. Membership discounts may apply. The rental area is located immediately to your right after entering the Phoenix Zoo... More
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I looked up the pretty restaurant right IN the Phoenix Zoo. It's Gertrude's.
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