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“Best Zoo” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Columbus Zoo

Columbus Zoo
Ranked #1 of 14 things to do in Powell
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Home to more than 11,000 animals representing nearly 600 species from around the globe, the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium leads and inspires by connecting people and wildlife. The Zoo complex is a recreational and education destination that includes the 22-acre Zoombezi Bay water park and 18-hole Safari Golf Course. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium also operates the Wilds, a 10,000-acre conservation center and safari park located in southeastern Ohio. The Zoo is a regional attraction with global impact; annually contributing $4 million of privately raised funds to support conservation projects worldwide. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, the Columbus Zoo has earned Charity Navigator’s prestigious 4-star rating.
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“Best Zoo”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

While in town for my wife's business I took our infant out to the zoo for some fresh air. Now while she slept the majority of the visit, I on the other hand was thrilled. This is by far one of the best zoos if not the best zoo I have been too. The zoo is set up in an easy to navigate design and is easy to maneuver.

All of the animals were active and wowing the patrons.

This is a can't miss for anyone visiting Columbus.

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Russell, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews
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“K Nelson Family”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2014

One of the nicest zoos I've visited. The animals were kept in a natural looking environment. the shows were great and staff was very friendly and helpful

Visited July 2014
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Ada
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“Nice new African exhibit”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2014

Really nice addition to the zoo! You actually feel like you are in the savannah of Africa! The zoo has come a long way since we used to come there frequently 10 to 15 years ago.

Visited July 2014
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Findlay, Ohio
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379 reviews
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“One word for this Zoo - Awesome”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

This is an awesome zoo. The grandchildren loved it. Very large area with outdoor exhibits. Well maintained and friendly staffing. If you go you should plan on making it a whole day. It was well worth the fee to get in. I believe it is one of the best zoos in this area. I highly recommend it.

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Lewis Center, Ohio
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“Kids cannot get enough of the zoo”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2014

We went again today to the zoo. The whole family has been enjoying the zoo this summer. We have gotten to see so many animals up close. The kids come home after a trip talking about the awesome shows and many of the different animals. They love to go to the zoo and can't get enough.

Visited July 2014
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