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Cougar Mountain Zoo

#2 of 31 things to do in Issaquah Features Animals
19525 Southeast 54th St, Issaquah, WA 98027
+1 425-392-6278
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Small Zoo but very fun

This is a very fun zoo and my kids (almost 4 and 1.5) love it. It only takes about an hour while... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Autumn B
via mobile
Great for Small Kids

The best part about a small zoo is that you are close enough to see the animals really well. Plus... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
Bellevue, Washington
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00
19525 Southeast 54th St, Issaquah, WA 98027
+1 425-392-6278
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a very fun zoo and my kids (almost 4 and 1.5) love it. It only takes about an hour while taking your time to walk the entire grounds. They have reindeer, tigers, cougars, wolves, wallabies, emus, alpacas, mule deer, lemurs, and a lot...More

Thank Autumn B
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

The best part about a small zoo is that you are close enough to see the animals really well. Plus they sell cups of apples that you can feed the deer & llama. The tiger feeding is very interesting. You can really see how big...More

Thank mathmagican
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Took my younger grandchildren to see this local Zoo, found it very pricey ..they sell apples in cups that you can feed to the animals but all of the animals had signs that say Do not feed ..so that was a little frustrating.Also it was...More

Thank bonnied91
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our visit here. Small and compact but with a lovely selection of animals. 3 cougars who are active and great commentary from their keeper at feeding time. 🐱Several tigers and wolves along with the Magic Forest where you can feed the animals. Look...More

Thank Karyn_21
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Nice small neighborhood place. Amazing birds and lots of them. We enjoyed the parrot .The kids would say hi and the parrot responded with the amazing whistle. We have an 1yr old and 6,8 years old they really had a great time. Also very nice...More

Thank tulanesh
Reviewed 30 January 2017

I love taking my preschool class here because everyone pays their own way. I'd love to have a birthday party here but it's so expensive for such a small zoo.

Thank Spooky B
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This zoo is expensive, and unlike the public zoo, so be prepared for that. The animals are endangered and the tigers are very rare and very expensive to maintain. They are fed the best food and have a lovely habitat. The whole zoo is very...More

Thank SeattleTravelmomm
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Loved this place even with the very cold temperature there were animals outside and friendly people! be sure to check the days and hours they are open. Where else can you see a White tiger and emus? Reindeer and Alpacas? Parrots and Cranes? The Cougars...More

Thank SeatacW
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I love treating my grandchildren to Cougar Mountain Zoo. It's perfect with children because it's small, walkable, interesting, educational, and you don't have to commit to an entire day for them to experience wildlife. The employees are available to answer questions and direct attention to...More

1  Thank Paulene S
Reviewed 7 September 2016

This zoo is perfect for little kids, but it's fun for older ones too. It's one of your favorite places to visit in Issaquah. My daughter loves the macaw and the sculptures are great!

Thank Giseli-issaquah
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