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Hattiesburg Zoo

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107 S 17th Ave, Hattiesburg, MS 39401-6128
+1 601-545-4576
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Great play date!!!

Very clean, nice, and organized. If you have small children this is a great place for them to enjoy... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
State Line, Mississippi
Enjoyable Zoo Time!

The Hattiesburg Zoo is a nice experience for adults and children. It has about 80+ different... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Katherine A
Hattiesburg, United States
via mobile
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12-acre Zoo featuring 100 species of animals including tiger, tapir, capybara, zebras, alpacas, primates, birds, sloths, reptiles, flamingos, servals, porcupines, etc. Attactions include train, carousel, 4-story high ropes adventure course, splash pad and Safari Grill Cafe. Open Tuesday through Sunday, 10a - 4pm. Admission is $5 for ages 2 years and older.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“train ride” (23 reviews)
“splash pad” (38 reviews)
“ropes course” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
107 S 17th Ave, Hattiesburg, MS 39401-6128
+1 601-545-4576
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Very clean, nice, and organized. If you have small children this is a great place for them to enjoy and be engaged. Super friendly staff as well. Must see if you are visiting Hattiesburg area!!

Thank abckitt3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Hattiesburg Zoo is a nice experience for adults and children. It has about 80+ different species of animals and lots if fun activities for kids. Has a concession stand and cabanas that can be rented near the water spouts for kids. Train rides and...More

Thank Katherine A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hattiesburg Zoo is a small zoo without a big budget. Hence, it does not have the space or the funds to maintain large animals like elephants or giraffes. It does, however, have a good collection of smaller animals. It has an alligator, some interesting bird...More

1  Thank Jessica R
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Yes, it's a small zoo... but there are some great animals, everything is clean / organized, and best of all the price is great! $5 to get in, $2 for the train ride (skip this, it's not worth the money). Lemurs, prairie dogs, small cats,...More

2  Thank solounviajero
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Eh it's ok rather small, but for small children or a few hours, not bad. We prefer the Audubon though

Thank Alksj
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

My 18 month old loves this zoo. We went almost once a week this summer and she was always interested and had a great time. It's the perfect morning out. There is plenty of shade and fans throughout the zoo. Becoming overheated in the Mississippi...More

Thank ErniB
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

What a perfect little place! It's still growing, so stay tuned but in the meantime, what a sweet little gem! At only $5, you get a splash pad, cool little playground and some neat animals. For a little more, you can get a train ride....More

1  Thank hmnichols
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

3 generations - can enjoy this shady, quaint, neat, well-groomed, inexpensive zoo. Yes, you can go to a larger more expensive zoo but my 3 yr old grandchildren were entertained for more hours than needed. (Naps called us!) The variety of animals, the splash pad,...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Nice zoo not very expensive and has a splash area for the kids to cool off and play while parents sit in the shade

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Took my grandsons to try out the new ropes course and it is really good. They all loved it and we spend as much time as we could there before going on to visit the animals. Hattiesburg Zoo is really terrific, especially for such a...More

Thank Nana_JP
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Emma C
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No, they do not allow dogs.