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Zoo Boise

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Address: 355 E Julia Davis Dr, Boise, ID 83702
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+1 208-384-4125
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00

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Great break in busy workday. Walking through is like being in a park with animals as guests. Even though it's always hard to see any animal caged, it's a great resource for... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great break in busy workday. Walking through is like being in a park with animals as guests. Even though it's always hard to see any animal caged, it's a great resource for young and old to see live the different species that make us this great, wonderful part of nature.

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Thank work2relax
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Boise Zoo is a clean and beautiful sanctuary for the amazing animals that call it home. A perfect place to spend the day with the family.

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Thank Charlotte M
Boise, Idaho
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a great place to take little kids. It is very user friendly. Not huge, so you can see all of the animals in one trip without the kids getting too tired.

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Thank SherryO1
Tonopah, Nevada
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58 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

So many different kinds of animals. Exotic as well as domestic animals, even goats! It was an awesome thing to do on an afternoon while visiting family.

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Thank Sally W
Jackson, Wyoming
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9 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Was in town during the off season and wanted to do something different. Stumbled on the zoo and for the price, we were pleasantly surprised. Good bang for the buck with lots of exhibits. It's no big city zoo but what do you expect for Boise.

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Thank Daniel F
Boise, Idaho
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25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Reasonable prices with plenty to see and do. I recommend becoming a zoo member if you plan to go more than once per year.

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Thank bullseye69
Twin Falls, Idaho
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We enjoyed our quite afternoon taking some pictures and just relaxing amount the beautiful flowers, trees and shrubs.

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Thank KMP458
Twin Falls, Idaho
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

We went in April it wasn't too hot or too cold, took a five year old and a six year old and had alot of fun, We rode the carousal and had lunch and got to see the tigers and the monkeys and giraffes and elephants to name just a few. We really wanted to see the butterfly's but it... More 

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Thank Angel S
Boise, Idaho
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

A great Boise venue and experience, and right next to the Julia Davis Park, Rose Garden, Idaho History Museum, and downtown. Well laid out, lots of variety in types of exhibits, and a good variety of animals. Clean and well maintained. Employees are helpful and friendly. A good place for families and just renewing your acquaintance with some of the... More 

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Thank bobc012001
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6 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Great fun for the whole family. Lots of animals. May not be as big as other zoos but one of the best in Idaho

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Thank Jake C

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