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Oklahoma City Zoo

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Address: 2000 Remington Place, Oklahoma City, OK 73111
Phone Number: 405-424-33
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  This 110-acre zoo is often called a living museum.

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A Great Experience for All Ages!

No matter your age, a good Zoo is always a great place to visit and enjoy! And the Oklahoma Zoo is not just good, but great! We go with three generations of our family and... read more

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Bella Vista
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

No matter your age, a good Zoo is always a great place to visit and enjoy! And the Oklahoma Zoo is not just good, but great! We go with three generations of our family and everyone loves it! You will ENJOY Rick

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Having been to several famous and big city zoos, including the San Diego and LA, I was unprepared to be impressed by the OKC Zoo and yet I was very impressed! We enjoyed a full day seeing all of the exhibits. We particularly enjoyed the close-up views of the bears, elephants, apes, chimps, bats, owls, and crocodiles. They pretty much... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I took my granddaughter here and she enjoyed herself. She loves animals, so even on a scorching hot day, I enjoyed watching her name all the animals that she say.

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West Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Went to the zoo over Thanksgiving weekend. It was a little windy and cold, but the animals didn't seem to mind - they were all out and probably the most personable bunch I've encountered at a zoo. There is a lot of up and down walking, but it is worth it. There is also a tram (for an additional fee)... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

One of the best zoos I have ever visited, great for a family day out, good for a couples date just all round good fun and seeing animals in as close to natural habitat as can be.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I grew up in OKC and remember the zoo from long ago with a train that went on forever. My siblings and I remember Judy the elephant and the huge pit of Monkeys that climbed around on an old ship. This is a beautiful place to visit probably any time of a year. The lake is spectacular, the elephant area... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we lived in Oklahoma City we had an annual membership to the zoo. The elephant enclosure was amazing. The detail put into the layout of the elephant area is very well done. Check out the show times to watch the elephants up close. The wait will be worth it to share just a few moments with these gentle giants.... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Oklahoma City Zoo is one of the best 10 zoos in the United states. Wide open areas for the animals and a wide variety of species. Plenty of dining options and amenities for people of all ages.

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Most of the animals were not available to see. Signs saying animal in sick bay or closed. Visited in April 2016. This was a definite to do while in Oklahoma City. Still it was a beautiful day and a great walk with my hubby.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I think I burned more calories walking this place than I do at the gym!!! So many steep hills, and the distance between places says it wasn't very well planned....... Yes I'm spoiled because I grew up with the Tulsa zoo being where I went. That means I judge ever other place off it. This OKC zoo failed the test!... More 

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