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“Best Zoo in Louisiana ”

Alexandria Zoological Park
Ranked #1 of 13 things to do in Alexandria
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Since 1926, Alexandria Zoological Park has shared the wonders of the natural world with generations of zoo-goers. Get face to face with 500 animals including lions, tigers, crocodiles, monkeys, bears, otters and many more. Come explore a natural world filled with hoots, howls, and roars right in the heart of Central Louisiana. Alexandria Zoo is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. It is the mission of Alexandria Zoological Park to promote understanding and conservation of the natural world in which we live. It is the mission of Alexandria Zoological Park to promote understanding and conservation of the natural world in which we live.
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Food available for purchase, Activities for young children, Wheelchair access, Activities for older children
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

The Alexandria zoo ranks second in the state but it by far is the best zoo in Louisiana. It has a little of everything and the prices are unmatchable. Geaux support the Alexandria Zoo.

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"train ride"
in 32 reviews
"awesome zoo"
in 7 reviews
"white tiger"
in 5 reviews
"zoo boo"
in 4 reviews
"larger zoos"
in 4 reviews
"interesting animals"
in 4 reviews
"animals seem"
in 4 reviews
"wide variety of animals"
in 3 reviews
"entire park"
in 3 reviews
"natural habitat"
in 3 reviews
"family outing"
in 3 reviews
"christmas lights"
in 3 reviews
"gift shop"
in 9 reviews
"great exhibits"
in 3 reviews
"lions"
in 13 reviews
"louisiana"
in 25 reviews
"enclosures"
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Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

This is a cute zoo, it's a great size not so big it's tiring but not so small you're out in no time. Most of the animals have really great areas, others could use a little more room. A wide variety of animals to see. Lots of shaded areas. Great zoo, affordable and a great way to spend an afternoon!

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Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

It’s a pretty decent zoo for a small zoo. It has lots of small animals and large cats. It has white tiger, which I’ve never seen in a zoo before.

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Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

Great zoo. We took of 12 year old while in town. This zoo the animals look so happy and healthy. Everything was clean! Not a huge zoo but well worth the money and time. Don’t miss out on stopping here!

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Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

I have visited this zoo multiple times. I have gone as a child, taken my children and now my grandchildren. My husband and I love to stroll there and stop to look at the animals. The grounds are kept clean. The beautiful live oaks trees provide shade, as well as, a relaxing atmosphere. Kids love the train ride through the park. There is an extra charge for the train ride. The concession stand is reasonably priced in comparison to other zoos or parks. Monkeys are always a favorite with me and the baby is always entertaining. Perfect place to get your stroll, fresh air and unwind.

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