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Open year round and located only 45 minutes from Vancouver, Step Into The Wild at the largest zoo in BC! Discover the sights and sounds of over 140 species on 120 acres in the beautiful Fraser Valley! Experience the Zoo your way by bringing your own...more
Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
5048 264 St, Aldergrove, British Columbia V4W 1N7, Canada
The Greater Vancouver Zoo is one of the best zoos worldwide I have ever seen.And I have seen hundreds of zoos!
The zoo has a wonderful landscape and in April full of blossoms.
The animals have so much space.The hippopool is the biggest I have...More
GVZoo, Guest Relations Manager at Greater Vancouver Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018
Thank you for your feedback! We are happy to hear about your experience at the Greater Vancouver Zoo!
We weren’t sure if we were going to visit with the heavy rain in the morning, but as the day continued on the weather improved so we opted to go.
The crowds were minimal due to the time of year and weather but we were...More
My second trip to Vancouver Zoo, a little colder this time but still lots of animals to look at, the bear was friendly and came up close which was great and the younger one enjoyed seeing the tiger within reaching distance! It still needs some...More
We have enjoyed visiting this zoo a few times. The enclosures are well looked after and cater to the needs of the animal. Such a great experience to see how these animals walk, eat, play and more! Lots of great educational opportunities, different talks and...More
If you remember the old zoo, you’ll be surprised. All those old cages already my the sides are gone. They are in the process of rebuilding many exhibits. They just put in an enormous new badger exhibit that is just beautiful. The old small enclosures...More
This is a great outdoor zoo and be prepared to walk a lot. Go when it's cool because I went when all the animals were sleeping because of the hot sun. Except for the zebra family that came out to entertain us and that was...More
A zoo in the cold? Yes! We even had snow flurries. But at 10:00 on a Sunday morning, there were few people and we saw plenty! Black bear cubs climbing trees, grizzly, lions, camels, red panda, wolf, giraffe, peacock, flamingo, and zebra. Check check check....More
I have gone a few times. I have three kids one was about 8 the other two were 4 and 6. We went as a family once , another time as a church group full of families. It always was a great experience. It is...More
We had a great visit there. All the bad press is has gotten is overrated. The animals were cared for, and the price is about the same as Science World or Aquarium (which also has caged animals).
My only suggestion is to bring a wagon...More
Whole place is just sad. Animals look sad. Employees look sad. Patrons look sad. Animals don't look well cared for. It's depressing.More
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GVZoo, Guest Relations Manager at Greater Vancouver Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2017
Thank you for taking the time to express your concerns.
Our facility is home to over 140 species on 120 acres. We only house animals that were born in captivity, former pets, surrendered animals, rescued or that come from different facilities. Animal health and welfare...More