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“Not what I remembered”
3 of 5 bubbles Review of Zoo Atlanta

Zoo Atlanta
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US$81.51*
and up
Atlanta CityPASS
Ranked #17 of 286 things to do in Atlanta
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: This extraordinary zoo, one of the oldest in the U.S., underwent a multi-million dollar renovation in the 1980s and is still expanding. Its landscaping replicates the natural habitats of the numerous animals, some of which are endangered species. Four panda bears from China delight the crowds, and groups of gorillas separated by moats do their own share of entertaining.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children
North Georgia
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28 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Not what I remembered”
Reviewed 12 March 2012

The zoo has a wide variety of animals and lots of interactives for the kids to learn.
The gorillas are great and so are the pandas.
A few of the habitats seemed to be having work done. We only got to see the giraffes from quite a distance.
We went for educators appreciation day so it was pretty crowded for this time of year. Would have been a little disappointed if we had paid full price.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Briliant Zoo !”
Reviewed 9 March 2012

We had been there on December with a whole family and also our young children. We learned out it is awesome zoo, well organized that has many different wilds and our kids liked elephants.

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Ellenwood, Georgia
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22 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Four times a year”
Reviewed 8 March 2012

We usually go here about four times a year. Always something different to see each and everytime. Pretty cool. Its getting a little expensive.

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Anderson, South Carolina
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175 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
“Terrible, just terrible”
Reviewed 7 March 2012

Its been a few years since I went here.But at the time,considering we were in one of the
top 15 cities in the US. This zoo was terrible, just terrible. Don't waste your time,money
& effort. Its small, unorganized. Most of the pins are empty. And everything is spread
out. It was a great disappointment. I wil never visit again, least not anytime soon.
If you're looking for something better to do and wanna see animals, now the Atlanta
Aquarium is very nice. Give it a try...leave the zoo here be. (IMO)

Visited April 2011
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Collegedale, Tennessee
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192 reviews
70 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
“Love this Zoo”
Reviewed 7 March 2012

Our children always love this Zoo, so much to see and learn. Many places to get a drink or have a snack or lunch. This is a really good zoo. Love the Panda bears : )

Visited April 2011
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