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Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo

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Address: 1101 W. Sligh Avenue, Tampa, FL 33604
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+1 813-935-8552
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 17:00
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Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo features more than 1,300 amazing animals on 56 acres...

Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo features more than 1,300 amazing animals on 56 acres of natural habitats. Guests will find many interactive exhibits and opportunities to get closer to wildlife -- feed a giraffe, hold a lorikeet, touch a stingray and more. The Zoo's Manatee and Aquatic Center expands the traditional boundaries of a zoo, focusing efforts on critical care for injured, sick and orphaned wild manatees. Also at the zoo: splash ground water play areas, wild rides, educational shows and cafes.

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Great zoo- must visit

Haven't been to the zoo for ages, but loved it. Took my 4 month old baby that loved seeing the animals. Next time I go I will book my tickets in advance as was busy and had to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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London, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Haven't been to the zoo for ages, but loved it. Took my 4 month old baby that loved seeing the animals. Next time I go I will book my tickets in advance as was busy and had to queue to get tickets. Parking is free but very limit, many people park across the road in the park. You can pay... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This Zoo is the best I've visited with friends as well as grandchildren of all ages. Wonderfully landscaped, people friendly, and, most of all, designed for the health and care for its inhabitants.

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Richmond, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been to many zoos during our travels...Many famous zoos as well...This one has to be one of the best I've ever seen, no joke. The layout is amazing, the amount of things to see and do is insane, the animals were all healthy and happy, there are great places to rest and eat. Fantastic

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Charlottetown, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice upgrades. Not a lot to see for price. Went there when it was supposed to rain...rides mot operating. Good for young kids..not teen agers.

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Hudson
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great palce, especially with young kids. Make sure they have a swimsuit. On as there is a water play area! Great exhibits and lots of information on the animals. Nicely laid out too. Parking is free, but lot fills fast, especially on the weekends! We purchased the one day pass and come back free the rest of the year. The... More 

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Warsaw, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There is lots to see and a serangeti tram to ride on. The zoo is full of unique birds and animals. A good way to spend a beautiful sunny day!

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Erie, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I really enjoyed my trip here and the exhibits were awesome. My daughter loves going to the zoo so I'm glad she had fun. I loved the safari ride however because my baby who was 8 months at the time had to stay back with my cousin who decided she didn't want to ride. So if you come with small... More 

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

4 generations of one family took a trip to this place. Reasonable prices, worth every penny for what the zoo has to offer. Only thing that sucked a bit was the price of the food and what you get for your money on that front. Definately recommended for families with under 10's.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Good for kids of all ages. Covers animals of all continents including under the sea. Touch tank for stingrays is always my favorite. Become a member and get in free for the rest of the year with a guest.

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Shorewood, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The Zoo is latex out nice and currently going through some upgrades. Nice interaction with the animals and fun for all ages!

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