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Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary

#1 of 31 things to do in Folsom Features Animals
403 Stafford St, Folsom, CA 95630-2643
+1 916-351-3527
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One of the greatest Zoo in the neighborhood!!

This is one the greatest Zoo in the neighborhood which everyone in town should visit. It's really... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2016
Pawash P
Rancho Cordova, California
Fun little city zoo

The Folsom Zoo is a small suburban zoo attached to the City park. It contains a aide variety of... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2016
Folsom, California
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403 Stafford St, Folsom, CA 95630-2643
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Reviewed 17 February 2016

This is one the greatest Zoo in the neighborhood which everyone in town should visit. It's really good for kids as well. The exhibits in the area of Giraffe is really awesome! Very nice spot to spend entire day!

Thank Pawash P
Reviewed 17 February 2016

The Folsom Zoo is a small suburban zoo attached to the City park. It contains a aide variety of animals, mostly rescued from homes or captured due to encroaching on homes (folsom zoo, or have it put down). The zoo hosts local native animals (...More

Thank Eric_W916
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

The kids and I really enjoy the Folsom zoo because it is so small and it allows the kids to get up close to some amazing animals. Some of the animals are rescue animals. It is not a huge fancy zoo, but being able to...More

Thank msmlaw27
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

The Folsom Zoo is a wonderful place to visit any time of year. Unlike "traditional" zoos that exist to showcase a variety of animals, the Folsom Zoo is a sanctuary for animals that can no longer live in the wild and an educational center for...More

Thank Laureen P
Reviewed 6 February 2016

A very special zoo loved by Folsom residents and enjoyed by others.This zoo sanctuary takes in animals that can not be released to the wild. The injured, the rescued, the inappropriate pets, the ones who would have been otherwise put down. More intimate and easier...More

Thank Tracey G
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Modesto, California
Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

I visited the Folsom City Zoo last month for the first time. I enjoyed reading about each animals history of how they were brought to the facility. The zoo is centrally located in a park that gives a family plenty of activities to chose from....More

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Reviewed 23 January 2016

We have fun taking giant steps and saying "lions and tigers and bears, oh my!" (a line from The Wizard of Oz) when we visit and then we actually do visit these animals! Large well kept naturalized enclosures that allow the animals to behave normally,...More

Thank SusanHawksworthy
Reviewed 14 January 2016

This is a zoo sanctuary with a small toy train running next to it as well. Perfect for taking toddlers and little kids.

Thank ananni
Reviewed 13 January 2016

The Folsom City Zoo is one of the best we have in this area. Personally I find it much better then the Sacramento Zoo. The docents there know what they are talking about and very informative. This zoo is clean and the animals well cared...More

Thank Gary L
Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

Great time enjoying the outdoors and was cheap to enter. Say a lot of neat animals and staff was friendly. Great enjoyment on a Tuesday afternoon.

Thank jfrey69163
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