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“Unexpectedly wonderful” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Reptile Gardens

Reptile Gardens
Ranked #1 of 67 things to do in Rapid City
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: World-renowned adventure park, Reptile Gardens is a must-see family attraction no matter what your age. We maintain the finest collection of tropical plants, colorful flowers, and exotic reptiles anywhere - we have more species and subspecies of venomous reptiles than any other zoo or park in the world!
Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Unexpectedly wonderful”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2012

With a name like Reptile Gardens, I wasnt expecting much but decided to add it to our list because of our little 10 y/o reptillian-lover boy. However it was a great attraction and something I would do again. Not only did the 10 y/o LOVE IT! but the 3 girls and parents enjoyed it as well. Very beautifully maintained gardens were an attraction besides the animals. The alligator and snake shows were very informative and we all enjoyed it.

Visited July 2011
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Unexpectedly Enjoyable!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2012

My husband and I stopped here when we had some time to kill. What a pleasure it was! Wandering through the manicured beautifully landscaped grounds and listening to the knowledgeable staff give presentations was a wonderful way to spend some time. A "don't miss" stop especially if you have children.

Visited September 2011
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“go if you love snakes !!!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2012

good collection of snakes nothing much its scary for my wife but I enjoyed .....

Visited December 2011
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rapid city, sd
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
“if your kids like snakes.....”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2012

Anything creepy crawly can be found here! Pet a snake and learn about various reptiles. For the faint at heart, there are prairie dogs, a bald eagle, and giant tortoises.

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Dover, Delaware
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Lots of interesting creatures”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2011

The orchid gardens are beautiful and the prairie dogs are way to funny

Visited May 2011
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