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Gatorama

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Surprisingly well run and educated

I was extremely surprised by the knowledge and compassion of the keeper. I think they would benefit... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Samantha A
via mobile
Visiting a 1950's road side attraction and modern conservancy center at the same time

You can feed the alligators and crocs, through a fence, not by hand. They have a motto; "Fast... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
BobLtoo
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Boca Raton, Florida
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Gatorama is a Florida 'must do'. A long standing family attraction complete with Alligators, Crocodiles, Monkeys, Bobcats, Raccoons, Peacocks, Ducks, Geese, Pythons and more! Try your hand at our 18+ Guest Feeding Experience "Fast Hands or No Hands...more
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US Highway 27, Palmdale, FL
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was extremely surprised by the knowledge and compassion of the keeper. I think they would benefit from more staff and interns to develop a training program for all their animals! So much to see and very clean and animals look healthy!

Thank Samantha A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can feed the alligators and crocs, through a fence, not by hand. They have a motto; "Fast hands or no hands" The gator wranglers are very knowledgeable and Greg is raising a line of albino's. Yes, an albino gator or maybe it was a...More

Thank BobLtoo
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Came here as we were passing through and saw the good reviews. It was a great day and you can tell the staff are all really interested in the role and will happily make conversation with you about what they do. We hatched baby gators...More

Thank Kirsty G
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We had a great time again this year at the hatching festival. Well worth the drive and the money. We will be back next year!

Thank schmeckle33
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

This was our family’s 2nd year attending the Hatching festival. This is definitely one of those thing you have to do at least once. We’ve done it twice and plan to go back again. We bought our tickets online ahead of time to ensure we...More

Thank mrdware1
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

That's what our 17 year olds said and we missed the big gator feeding! You know when teenage boys are positive it was a good experience! We were there last June and the teens we had then loved it too. Little kids, teens, adults, great...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2018

Every time I take my granddaughter on vacation to Florida we visit Gatorama. It is small but lots of fun. You can watch the gators and crocs being hand fed by the owners who also feed the brains of the visitors with a lot of...More

Thank loriclancy00
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Gatorama is a working alligator farm, they have eight crocodilian species. They have over 2,000 american alligators, african alligators, american crocodiles, african crocodiles, caiman, african tortoises, snapper turtles. You can watch the feeding, they feed the alligators in the morning and the crocodiles in the...More

Thank 387indy
Reviewed 25 June 2018

You just gotta spring for some Croc Crunch and feed them yourself. Great fun. They seem to know you have some and come right over, Gators and Crocs alike love this stuff. You can get close enough to see them really well. We had fun.

Thank Mr_Objectivity
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

If you have a chance to go, you need to. Seeing all the different alligators and crocodiles (plus a few other animals) was a great experience. If you go, make sure you get the alligator biscuits. The gators love it and will come up real...More

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Linda B
6 February 2016|
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Response from Randy K | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have wheelchairs available, but it is wheelchair friendly. it's a great place but they are a small operation.
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Boyd N
19 September 2015|
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Response from PattyinPalmdale | Property representative |
General Admission is $14.95. Children under 60 inches are $8.95 and under 36 inches are free.
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Boyd N
19 September 2015|
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Response from Christina H | Reviewed this property |
When we were there, it actually had to do with height, not age. If you're over 48", you're charged as an adult. If you're under 48", you're charged as a child. That is unless you're an adult under 48", then you still get... More
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