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Rosamond Gifford Zoo

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1 Conservation Pl, Syracuse, NY 13204-2590
+1 315-435-8511
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Easy walk around visiting animals in their natural habitat. Truly a great place to go with family... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Belladonna325
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Syracuse, New York
Wonderful

We recently bought our zoo membership here and love visiting often. The Lion is my baby sister's... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
samhoku
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Syracuse, New York
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  • Excellent54%
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  • Average9%
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“indoor exhibits” (16 reviews)
“snow leopard” (12 reviews)
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1 Conservation Pl, Syracuse, NY 13204-2590
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+1 315-435-8511
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"elephant exhibit"
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"indoor exhibits"
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"snow leopard"
in 12 reviews
"great variety of animals"
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"baby elephant"
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"red panda"
in 9 reviews
"octopus"
in 13 reviews
"gift shop"
in 35 reviews
"day trip"
in 26 reviews
"small city"
in 12 reviews
"few hours"
in 24 reviews
"special events"
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"couple of hours"
in 14 reviews
"kids love"
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"great place to visit"
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"whole family"
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"syracuse area"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Easy walk around visiting animals in their natural habitat. Truly a great place to go with family or even by yourself

Thank Belladonna325
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We recently bought our zoo membership here and love visiting often. The Lion is my baby sister's favorite animal and she always wants to stop to visit with him. This is a great destination for any family.

Thank samhoku
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I generally do not like zoos, considering them "prisons" for the animals, but this zoo is a humane one and provides good care of the animals as well as information for the public about these animals.

Thank maschw01
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The zoo has come along way from many years ago. Something for everyone. Especially great at Halloween & Christmas.

Thank Kay H
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Located in Little Italy, it serves incredible Italian cuisine. Established at the beginning of the 20th century, the family owned and operated atmosphere transports you back in time and customs. Great drinks, rich sauces and desserts that turn your mouth into a European paradise. By...More

Thank Ralphl R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I went to the zoo for a few hours and had a really good time. The exhibits are really better than I had hoped for; several animals that I have never seen before. For the $9 entry fee per adult we had...More

Thank Don W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will love the grounds and it is all hard surface so if you are handicapped and drive a scooter/chair you will be all set. My hubby has a small scooter and enjoyed seeing all of the animals. I took a lot of photographs. The...More

Thank RChristm
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like a fun outing seeing the wildlife in a safe clean environment this is great. Everyone is happy here. Highly recommended attraction in Syracuse.

Thank JoeySyracuse
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love visiting different zoos. This zoo has a lot to offer. The size is great for young families. There are a lot of different animals and reptiles. There is even s giant pacific octopus! The gift shop is awesome. There are a lot of different...More

Thank preas1986
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was a good experience with my 2 year old ! Small zoo compared to ones we have been to tho 😞 wish there were more animals to see and more fun kid areas and sea animals but it’s small so wouldn’t expect to much but...More

Thank Zoe O
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Peggy L
14 May 2017|
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Response from Mary A | Reviewed this property |
Address: One Conservation Place Syracuse, NY 13204 (315) 435-8511 Directions: From the North Take I-81 South to exit 23A (Hiawatha Blvd.) Turn right onto Hiawatha Blvd; At the stoplight at the end of the road turn... More
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janet0804
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Response from kpurvis87 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. Call ahead to make sure and/or reserve.
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Stress13
4 November 2015|
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Response from MrBrown2000 |
No, however you can purchase an annual membership and this gives you unlimited admission for the next year.
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