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Erie Zoo

#4 of 63 things to do in Erie Features Animals
423 W 38th St, Erie, PA 16508-2701
+1 814-464-4091
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Loved Erie Zoo best part of my Erie vacation so far. You get a close look at all the animals and... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2016
New Brighton, Pennsylvania
via mobile
Very satisfied

We visited this Zoo with a nearly four year old and a six month old. There were plenty of... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2016
Zachary S
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423 W 38th St, Erie, PA 16508-2701
+1 814-464-4091
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Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Loved Erie Zoo best part of my Erie vacation so far. You get a close look at all the animals and small amount of people. Very nice

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Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

We visited this Zoo with a nearly four year old and a six month old. There were plenty of interactive features for the older child. We walked through using a side by side double stroller and we were able to get everywhere with ease. I...More

Thank Zachary S
Reviewed 2 July 2016

What a great day for just walking around & getting a quick bit to eat. Not the biggest zoo we've been to but a really nice one. Well laid out & nice gardens and atmosphere.

Thank Roberta G
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

First off the crowds were small and the price was very affordable $9 for adults. Great value for the price. The exhibits are very intimate you are very close to the animals with clear sight lines. The rhinos are viewable from an elevated observation deck...More

Thank Arnold D
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Zoo is nice and not too much walking..Actually you are up close to the animals and the walking is minimum compared to other zoos...Price was very reasonable,$9.00 for adult!!! Would recommend!! Train ride was $3.00 for adult and went around part of zoo..It was ok,I...More

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 30 June 2016

another great day at the zoo, very well kept, would highly recommend going, only takes 2-3 hours to go thru, noice

Thank Slikwilly
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Erie Zoo has something for every member of the family. The grounds are clean, full of beautiful plants and flowers, and free from any foul odors. My favorite exhibits are the chickens, greenhouse, otters, and monkeys. There is plenty of shade for hot days and...More

Thank Bethany V
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Every year, my family goes to the Erie Zoo. It is a fine zoo. Easy to see it all in a few hours and the train ride is great fun. The orangutan exhibit is fantastic and there are giraffes. Nice children's play area and a...More

1  Thank Yashicaman
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Erie zoo is a nice little zoo if you can not do a lot of walking. There are enough animals to be entertained. Over all my husband and I enjoyed out visit last year.

Thank Holly V
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Stopped in here on a recent trip with my daughter. It was a small zoo, reasonably priced and easy to get around. We did the train and the carousel and both where enjoyable. There are not a lot of animals compared to other zoos I...More

Thank Jodi V
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19 June 2017|
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Response from MBudd | Reviewed this property |
yes, they have a good size parking lot.
Jill M
15 April 2017|
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Response from one1on1one | Reviewed this property |
Snack-fast food, and strip fast foods available off site.
30 August 2016|
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Response from JenniferJBerg | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am sorry but I do not know the bus routes in Erie. You could call the bus transit terminal and ask. Sorry that I am not more help. Enjoy the Zoo. We loved it. Jennifer