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Memphis Zoo

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Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Panda's and Elephant's!!

The panda's and elephant's were great to observe. Luckily, we were able to hear the panda keeper... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
helenlD8623WF
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Rockford, Illinois
Zoo Lights

Beautiful way to get into the holiday spirit, it was good to see the animals without them being... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Willie S
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Memphis, Tennessee
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YaYa, a female Giant Panda that calls the Memphis Zoo home, enjoys a sunny day.
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2000 Prentiss Pl, Memphis, TN 38112-5033
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The panda's and elephant's were great to observe. Luckily, we were able to hear the panda keeper give info regarding the panda's. I could have watched LeLe all day. Elephant's were fun to watch as they fed from the overhead barrels. Wonderful zoo. Would definitely...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank helenlD8623WF
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful way to get into the holiday spirit, it was good to see the animals without them being confined to a cage. I will definitely go back to the zoo.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Willie S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Memphis has a Zoo? Yup, even I didn’t know. We took our toddler to check it out and what a nice place. There are all animals imaginable. Pandas, check. Oldest Elephant in the US, check. Even some extinct animals reside here. It was such a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank adamLR53
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Memphis zoo is definitely one of the places you should visit if you are in Memphis for several days. It is one of the best zoos in the south with a large variety of animals to view and some fun activities for the kids...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 645rancer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love this zoo so much that we bought a membership. We are new to Memphis and have a now toddler, who loves to look at the animals. The attractions are varied and well-done and there are plenty of cooling stations in the warmer months....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Pammamac
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is so much to see and do at this park..one should make it a must see when you are in Memphis..

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Robert B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Memphis Zoo is one of our favorite places to go because they always have something new to experience! I am not the biggest on reptiles but my daughter who was 4 at the time absolutely loved being able to get up close and personal...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CharleneThorson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As relative newcomers to Memphis, we had heard great things about the zoo. With an unseasonably warm January day upon us, we bought our annual pass and embarked on our first visit. What an enjoyable afternoon! The diversity of the animals was incredible - including...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DJM20724
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

During Christmas Zoo lights there is option to ice skate. The ice ring is formed in a temporary tent each year. The ice is well maintained. Skates are provided and lockers are available. Skating is an additional charge of $6.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank O1065OBjasonw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped on our way thru Memphis on a road trip home. Our 20 month old loved it. The exhibits were nice and clean. There was also a nice park and some hands on exhibits like drums for her to play with! The food was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Restored2018
23 July 2018|
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Response from oldkmom | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know about free day, but you can bring food/drinks in. We take a rolling cooler every time!
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stevib11
6 June 2018|
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Response from C2979QJsarahw | Reviewed this property |
I suggest contacting the zoo through their website for your peace of mind. And not much within walking distance either, but lots of good restaurants. Don't miss Tom Lee Park while you're in the city, seeing the sun set over... More
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Angie T
28 April 2018|
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Response from LakeTahoeBound | Reviewed this property |
We spent most of the day
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