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RAD Zoo (Reptile Amphibian Discovery Zoo)

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3297 N County Road 45, Owatonna, MN 55060-6228
+1 507-455-1465
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Grandson time

Was surprised to see what reptiles they had. Had fun with daughter & grandson,would recommend for... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2018
WindRiderChic
via mobile
Looksee

Great place for kids, nothing fancy but they’ll get to learn about reptiles and there are a lot of... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2018
Margaret O
via mobile
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3297 N County Road 45, Owatonna, MN 55060-6228
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+1 507-455-1465
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Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

Was surprised to see what reptiles they had. Had fun with daughter & grandson,would recommend for bit older but we did enjoy time we spent together there. (attention span of 2yr 😄)

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Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

Great place for kids, nothing fancy but they’ll get to learn about reptiles and there are a lot of them.

1  Thank Margaret O
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Reviewed February 19, 2018

My family of five (wife and I, kids aged 15, 13, & 9) went here on a Sunday and had a great time. It does look very unimpressive from the outside, but they have tons of animals, including tortoises, turtles, snakes, alligator, monitor lizards, a...More

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Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here today to get out of the house for a few hours. The staff was super friendly and this was a very fun place for our kids ages six and two. The place is a big pole shed with about every reptile you...More

Thank James M
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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

This is a great stop for kids! There are som many animals!!!! The appearance could use some help, but it doesn’t change the experience for the kids! We’ve gone several times and will keep going back.

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Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

I was very underwhelmed when we pulled up to what looked like a pole she'd and wasn't sure about dropping close to 30$ for my husband, child and myself to go. But my sister had said great things about them so decided to give it...More

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Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

This is in a minimally retrofitted warehouse with no air conditioning. We stopped on a very hot day and while the indoor heat probably allowed us to see the animals more active, it also made it uncomfortable as visitors. Unless you like reading all the...More

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Reviewed February 12, 2017

Good place to bring kids in winter-warm inside and they can be eye to eye with many different types of reptiles and amphibians.

Thank Margaret O
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Reviewed January 25, 2017 via mobile

Overpriced, basically a warehouse with some homemade tanks. Feel bad for the poor animals. High school girl gave a presentation and knew what she was talking about and was good with young kids. Kids got to touch a snake and baby alligator. Just a weird,...More

Thank Brittany O
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Reviewed October 19, 2016

We went here in the summer and it was hot in there and a little smelly but hey it's a reptile and amphibian zoo, what do you expect :) We had a lot of fun here. They do demonstrations and let you touch an alligator,...More

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