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Cameron Park Zoo

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Address: 1701 N. Fourth Street, Waco, TX 76707
Phone Number: +1 254-750-8400
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Fantastic! Zoo has done a great job and the animals are so happy in their beautiful habitats. We salute the staff for a great job!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
MominOC
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Orange County, Ca
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Orange County, Ca
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412 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic! Zoo has done a great job and the animals are so happy in their beautiful habitats. We salute the staff for a great job!

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Thank MominOC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The first time we visited we were pleasantly surprised at how big this zoo was and at the variety of animals they had. We were there in October and it was perfect weather! The animals were all out and playing, especially the Lemurs, Bears and Otters! Be sure to check out Groupon before you go or a local hotel, they... More 

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raleigh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We saw all the animals and up close. I was very happy for the money spent. Most animals were up close too!

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Thank RaleighHeidi
Waco, Texas
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The zoo is located in a beautiful setting with a lot of trees for shade from the summer sun. Has a small playground and a large pavilion to rent if you are planning an event for a group.

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Thank Charlie M
Boston, MA
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85 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I was pleasantly surprised at how big this zoo was and at the variety of animals they had. We were there in late August and it was over a 100 degrees. Animals were only interested in shade!

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Thank cld63
Belton, Texas
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62 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

This zoo continues to get better every year. It is fun place for all ages and I go a few times a year. It has different fund raisers throughout the year which are for all ages. Good variety of anials and they continue to grow.

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Thank trouthook69
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Having visited several "big city" zoos, this was a great experience. It wasn't too crowded so we weren't waiting to see exhibits or having to try to look over or through a crowd. The exhibits are laid out along a tranquil walkway with a covering of trees and plants that is just pleasant to stroll along. Also, the food and... More 

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3 Thank Gustavo A
Waco, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Cameron Park Zoo is a great zoo for its size. It is possible to see the whole thing without getting too tired. Kids love being able to see the animals.

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1 Thank Rhonee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This was awesome for my kids. I love the layout of the enclosures, you can see every animal. Well planned out and they had a ton too see. Flow of the park is excellent. We just kind of wondered through and saw everything without having to work out a path. So many animals.

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1 Thank Lance K
NSW
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Visiting friends in Waco and they took us to this zoo. Bargain entry prices, $10 for adults and $7 for kids. Children 3 and under are free too. The zoo is well layout and nice that you see some outside animals then get to walk through several inside a/c exhibits. Well planned out with Texas heat! We loved the orangutans.... More 

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