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Address: 60 Morgan Rd, Binghamton, NY 13903-3667
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+1 607-724-5461
10:00 - 17:00
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So worth it!

So cheap, and well worth it. It's a mile long walk and you'll see all different animals. There was even a little ice cream shop halfway through the zoo. You get to feed sheep... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Schenectady, New York
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Schenectady, New York
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So cheap, and well worth it. It's a mile long walk and you'll see all different animals. There was even a little ice cream shop halfway through the zoo. You get to feed sheep right when you walk in for an extra $1. And riding one of the oldest carousels in the world was a nice memory. I drove a... More 

1 Thank mdans89
Binghamton, New York, United States
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7 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

The zoo is trying hard to be the best it can, my grandson loves going there and it's a lot of fun watching him look for the animals. The best part is you don't have to travel far to see a quality zoo, small but for the animals they have its very well kept and the staff is friendly and... More 

Thank Larry B
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We have frequented this Zoo for many years as our children are if a wide age span. It is always clean, fun, informative and a pleasure to visit. We have also done the carousel circuit which has one of the carousels in this zoo.

Thank MrsStull
Wheaton, Illinois
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13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

During a recent visit to Binghamton we went to Ross Park Zoo. We learned it was the 5th oldest zoo in America! It is very clean and modern. The staff was friendly too. On such a cold day we were please to discover the Tropics Building as well as indoor viewing of the otters! Many of the animals were active... More 

Thank ChristineF4543
Hartford, Connecticut
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45 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

We had a great day here. The admission was very reasonable, $24 for 2 adults and 2 children. The whole place was clean and all of the staff was extremely friendly. They do a scheduled time to meet the animals keeper and watch them feed the animals. They will answer all the questions you can think of. They were all... More 

Thank Laura B
Elmira Heights, New York
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81 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

It's a nice walk. It seems very clean and the animals seem well taken care of. They have a pretty decent variety of animals to see. I used to come here as a little kid, and returning as an adult I was not disappointed!

Thank Jessica D
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

All the animals were sleeping. The mountain lion or was it a cougar? Either way it was skinny and needed a better diet. Really disappointed will not return or recommend.

Thank Michelle W
BinghamtonZoo, Public Relations Manager at Ross Park Zoo, responded to this review

Hi Michelle, Thank you for your recent visit to the Binghamton Zoo. Depending on the time of your visit, some of our animals do sleep throughout the day, and are mostly active in the mornings and early evenings. It just depends on the animal, the weather, and whether or not they just ate! We can assure you that our cougar,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Grew up across the street from Ross Park Zoo. Brought back a lot of memories. The park looks great with all the new improvements.Great place to take children.

Thank William J
Binghamton, New York
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17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

This zoo is nice with some exotic animals. The zoo is on a smaller side but its good that you dont have to walk a lot and you still get to see all the animals. The white tiger is gorgeous. This zoo is very good for a day trip and the staff there is very friendly. Dont forget the carousal... More 

Thank 52kapilt
Groton, Connecticut
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138 reviews
111 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

It was quite a small zoo (wouldn’t say the smallest zoo I have been too, but it was small nonetheless). There were a whole bunch of volunteers there working the grounds to get everything ready for the grand opening day the following week. The parking area wasn’t very big. You walk down a double size paved road, about half way... More 

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