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Idaho Falls Zoo at Tautphaus Park

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2725 Carnival Way, Idaho Falls, ID 83402
+1 208-612-8552
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The children are always fascinated!!!

We always have a great time at the zoo. We enjoy the monkeys and the large cats. The sloth bears... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
bst3v3ns
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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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Nice variety and informative

We went for my daughters birthday, they host birthday parties here. The place is very well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tyrell C
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Pocatello, Idaho
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2725 Carnival Way, Idaho Falls, ID 83402
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"wide variety of animals"
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"small city"
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"cool animals"
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"endangered species"
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"snow leopard"
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"well taken care"
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"special events"
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"two hours"
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"great job"
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"whole family"
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"great exhibits"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We always have a great time at the zoo. We enjoy the monkeys and the large cats. The sloth bears are pretty amazing when they are active. The youngest ones really like the peacocks that walk freely through the zoo. They also really like the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for my daughters birthday, they host birthday parties here. The place is very well maintained, there is a food kiosk that sells burgers and a souvenirs shop at the exit. The staff takes very good care of the animals and are very enthusiastic....More

Thank Tyrell C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The zoo in Idaho Falls is the largest in the state and it is a great gem in this small town. The entrance fee is quite reasonable and we spent a lovely afternoon there seeing the animals.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Take the family and you will not be disappointed. This is wonderful go to place in Idaho Falls. Don't miss this one.

Thank Pam L
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Reviewed May 2, 2018

Very small but well kept and fun! You will probably only spend a couple of hours max walking through the entire zoo but your time will be well spent. For people with disabilities and the elderly there are plenty of benches throughout but a few...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2018

We visited the zoo in August 2017. We have been to the zoo before. It is right-sized for families with small children. Enough interesting animals to see, and right-sized so the kids can walk on their own. We had children from 2 years to 5...More

Thank livlife
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

This is a really nice zoo! It's great to have a easily accessible place to basically have the world at your feet. It doesn't cost much, it is delightful with beautiful plants and trees, and the staff has been very helpful each time we go....More

Thank 1tfg
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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

I've never been when the animals aren't active. Always better yo see them up & around in their habitat. Kids are so much more exited remember things they were doing. A great selection of animals too.

Thank Brent L
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Reviewed December 21, 2017

We went to visit the lions exibit where there were young lions. There a many other animals at this zoo and I am suprized that a city this size has such a nice zoo.

Thank RLBUCH
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Reviewed November 9, 2017

For a small town zoo this one is excellent. They have a good variety of animals, and the facility is always kept very clean. The petting zoo area is very enjoyable for the younger kids. There is obviously not as much as you would find...More

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Key B
August 17, 2017|
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Response from 690janettel | Reviewed this property |
NO, dogs are not allowed unless they qualify as ADA service animals. Per the zoo's website... " * Pets are not allowed on Zoo grounds. * ADA service animals are allowed; however, companion animals are not allowed for the... More
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Shannon M
April 21, 2017|
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Response from mkb506 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry there are No elephants at this Zoo.
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August 17, 2016|
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Response from NewEnglandBred78 | Reviewed this property |
ScottnCheryl is right on the pricing per ticket at the gate. However, there are discount tickets available through the Sleep Inn & Suites in Idaho Falls. They are $5.50 per person and each ticket admits two people so the... More
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