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Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens

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370 Zoo Pkwy, Jacksonville, FL 32218-5770
+1 904-757-4463
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Very Fun!

Boyfriend and I had a great time. I liked the layout out of the zoo. The train ride was fun, helped... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Rachel L
via mobile
Fam trip

I'm not a fan of zoo's but this place was ok. Animals looked comfortable and cared for. Still not a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
crystal c
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This 73-acre park is the only zoo in Florida's northeast.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“train ride” (189 reviews)
“tiger exhibit” (133 reviews)
“stingray bay” (63 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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370 Zoo Pkwy, Jacksonville, FL 32218-5770
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+1 904-757-4463
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"train ride"
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"tiger exhibit"
in 133 reviews
"stingray bay"
in 63 reviews
"animal exhibits"
in 45 reviews
"merry go round"
in 29 reviews
"wide variety of animals"
in 38 reviews
"butterfly garden"
in 30 reviews
"all ages"
in 96 reviews
"well taken care"
in 51 reviews
"special events"
in 31 reviews
"whole family"
in 39 reviews
"big cats"
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"giraffes"
in 390 reviews
"carousel"
in 129 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Boyfriend and I had a great time. I liked the layout out of the zoo. The train ride was fun, helped show a little bit of everything before venturing out into the zoo. Took my Nikon D3300 with me and got some great shots (pics...More

Thank Rachel L
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I'm not a fan of zoo's but this place was ok. Animals looked comfortable and cared for. Still not a fan of these places but their educational for the younger generations.

Thank crystal c
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful zoo...well cared for animals and gorgeous plants/flowers everywhere. Can't say enough good things about this Zoo...its a must see for all ages!

Thank Quality I
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I love zoos and aquariums so we had to come here being that it's only 2 hours away from home. We went around 10 am and the lines didn't take too long to get through to purchase tickets. The staff was wonderful...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is by far the best zoo I have ever visited. We usually visit a least once a year (2 hr 30 min away). The nicest time we have ever visited was in February, it wasn't too hot and the animals were out and about....More

Thank Nicole T
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent about three hours here. The gardens were beautiful and the animal enclosures are very nice. The tiger exhibit was fun because there were cubs playing with each other. We took a picnic lunch with us and ate at the picnic area. Great for...More

Thank Marley Mom M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The animals look very well taken care of... large enclosures and as close to habitat as possible. The tiger exhibit was awesome

Thank leanugent48
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We as a family enjoy this Zoo. It seems to have it all. The grounds are always kept up and new exhibits are added. Getting up close & being able to feed the Giraffes a snack is a unique experience. Awesome. Will be back for...More

Thank BillyJets
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been to the Jacksonville Zoo one other time and it was extremely hot that day so didn't really get to enjoy it like we should have. This time we went on a cloudy day with a good breeze and we had a great...More

Thank Adam R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to the zoo about an hour after opening. There was a small line and a few school groups, but we could avoid the school groups by starting at one of the other areas. A few good things to note on this zoo is...More

Thank maschmit
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Ruth B
10 April 2018|
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Response from Bruce4055 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure if there is one at the zoo. However, there are places, such as the gasoline station near by that have one. The next time I’m there I will look for one.
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Nancy W
13 March 2018|
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Response from TBRD113 | Reviewed this property |
$15.95 Same price for both
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Bryan J
10 March 2018|
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Response from Denise R | Reviewed this property |
you can pay with a credit card or a debit card
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