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ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park

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201 Park Ave, Hershey, PA 17033-2740
+1 717-534-3900
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Disappointing zoo

Very disappointed!! Cost me almost $75 for family to walk through and honestly you can do entire... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
North Brunswick, New Jersey
via mobile
Small zoo, nice break from the park

Each visit to Hershey Park we find time to walk through the zoo and look at the assortment of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Berryville, Virginia
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A small zoo in Hershey Park featuring animals native to North America.
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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201 Park Ave, Hershey, PA 17033-2740
+1 717-534-3900
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very disappointed!! Cost me almost $75 for family to walk through and honestly you can do entire zoo in a hour. Food area was closed totally Gift shop small and pricey Not a huge variety of animals at all But what was there was nice....More

Thank Cigarguy344
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Each visit to Hershey Park we find time to walk through the zoo and look at the assortment of animals. The zoo is laid out well, well maintained, and the enclosures appear good for the animals. It is a nice break from the crowds in...More

Thank R0BS411
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This park is small and probably only takes about a half hour to go through but it is a nice, quiet break but from all the noise of the park. It is included in the admission to Hershey Park during Christmas and Halloween. They give...More

Thank angeleyes27
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to many zoos and animal parks all over the World, and this is one of the smallest. It is sad to see so many animals in such small enclosures, with no room to run or fly. I do appreciate this being a...More

Thank O7918XPandread
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I expected this to be really lame since it was in an amusement park. I mean, with all the great rides, I figured who would bother? I was pleasantly surprised how enjoyable it was. I saw a lot of animals up close, got to see...More

Thank gone2vaca
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The zoo is a must for every trip to Hershey! My daughter loves owls of all types and Always checks in on all of them when we are there. Her favorite are the two Snowy owls but she loves them all! The zoo is always...More

Thank ajbaker924
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thank you Zoo America for all you do for the animals. Many people may not realize that most of the animals there have been rescued, some were born at the zoo. I love all the animals but especially Rainer "Rainy" and Rosa the mountain lions....More

Thank kellycookie908
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice zoo. Small selection of animals but seemed healthy and active. The 2 bears played and wrestled for nearly 30 minutes as we stood 30 feet away and watched. That was the highlight. Definitely worth a visit if you're already in Hershey Park.

Thank NJPost99
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited as part of our Hershey Park ticket. It's a nice little break in the day. The zoo is not large and I don't see how you could spend an entire day here. Some of the exhibits are small and we did feel bad...More

Thank Mailer1877
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is a colorful-exciting and peaceful place to enjoy with family and friends-refreshments are along the path-way-you can get up close with some of the many animals and they even have lectures for you to enjoy and of course bathrooms along the way-It is also...More

Thank Sandra K
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21 April 2017|
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Response from HersheyResorts | Property representative |
ZooAmerica offers a off street entry and admission pricing for guests wishing to visit our 11 Acre North American Zoo. Free parking is available at ZooAmerica. In the event our regular parking area becomes full, please... More
Mister B
24 January 2017|
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Response from HersheyResorts | Property representative |
Dear Mister B, ZooAmerica is an 11 acre North American Wildlife Zoo. We recommend allowing at least an hour to enjoy all of the exhibits. The zoo is completely accessible, however there are hills. We have resting areas and... More
Drea N
21 January 2017|
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Response from wandan585 | Reviewed this property |
Like all zoos it has indoor and outdoor animal enclosures.