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Zoo in Forest Park

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302 Sumner Ave., Springfield, MA 01108-2329
+1 413-733-2251
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Unique experience

Can't missed this unique season light experience if you visit Springfield Great for family and... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2016
56Jun
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Tampa, Florida
via mobile
Cute little zoo

Took my daughter here who loves animals. Cute little zoo nestled inside the park. Good amount of... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2016
Kristina B
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Glen Rock, New Jersey
via mobile
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This zoo, featuring over 200 exotic and domestic animals, was the inspiration for Dr. Seuss and his stories. Dedicated to wildlife education, the zoo provides educational programs for children and adults.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“animals seem” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:00
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302 Sumner Ave., Springfield, MA 01108-2329
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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Can't missed this unique season light experience if you visit Springfield Great for family and children as you enjoy a car drive by creative season light show

Thank 56Jun
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Took my daughter here who loves animals. Cute little zoo nestled inside the park. Good amount of animals. Had lots of facts about each animal. Great price. Down side... put money in the photo booth and it didn't work. No way to get our money...More

Thank Kristina B
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Nice small walkable zoo with a train ride around the park. It's a great day at a local attraction. Nice playground outside so you can make a very nice day.

Thank Becky33333
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Admission is now charged to get into the little Petting Zoo area in the Playground section at the back of the park. Uneventful & too bad that the Park cannot be what it was many years ago, but the animals are better left in the...More

5  Thank Muncha_Ocala
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

It's a good zoo. They have several species of animals. Took us about 40 minutes to walk through, definitely not a big zoo to walk through. We used a groupon to get in today, thank goodness they were buy one get one free. They have...More

1  Thank Bob G
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We just went to the Zoo on August 15th what a pleasant visit. The animals were all friendly and clean, by the way the entire Zoo was clean Looking forward to returning with my Grandson

Thank paulpbaj105
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

This zoo had it all! They presently have an exposition on Australia. My grandsons saw a hopping kangaroo as well as many other wonderful animal of different species. When we were finished seeing the animals, my 3 year rode a small train while the 5...More

Thank Riverlov
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I've driven past Forest Park 1000 times, and I never knew there was a zoo there. We just visited the zoo with family and friends, and while the kids definitely enjoyed themselves, I felt it was a little heartbreaking. They had lots of different kinds...More

1  Thank c0den1nja42
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

This is a clean zoo. It is a little small. I don't remember exact cost but it was a little small for the price. Good variety of animals, our favorite was a baby tiger. Plenty of shade and places to sit. The gift shop was.very...More

Thank Richelle I
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The boy that I watched from the age till 10 and I went to the zoo at least once a week. We saw every attraction. The animals, birds, reptiles. So interesting. One day we saw a kangaroo with a long leg sticking out of her...More

Thank Jane D
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