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Brookfield Zoo, Brookfield

Categories: Zoos & Aquariums, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
Inspirock Rating:
4/5 based on 850+ reviews on the web
See animals from the four corners of the world in their recreated natural habitats at Brookfield Zoo. The exhibits are either organized according to the family of animal, such as bears or hoofed animals, or according to the animal's natural surrounding, such as rain forest or desert. You can even see fully aquatic habitats with dolphins and stingrays. Interact with some animals, and learn useful information about them. Children are especially encouraged to learn about wildlife through play, exploration, and creative projects. Be aware that general admission doesn't cover all the attractions; check online for additional fees and specific timetables. Put Brookfield Zoo into our Brookfield vacation route planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • We enjoyed our time at the zoo very much. It was a much smaller zoo then I was used to and it was not very crowded which was nice. The exhibits were well kept up and there was a nice variety of animal...  read more »
  • I can go here many times without getting bored. There is always plenty to see. You just never know when you might see one of the animals interacting with visitors....even if you don't want to see all ...  read more »
  • I think it is a great place to go to especially if you do not have a lot to do. Their are lots of animals and things to do. Their is a dolphin show which is very entertaining but you have to buy ticke...  read more »
  • A wonderful experience! Brookfeild Zoo has really nice attractions for children 12 and under. So many 'hands on' exhibits! You do have to pay extra for other attractions but there is also a 'build your own pass' option. And the tram will be heaven for your feet! It's $5 for unlimited all day rides around the zoo and it makes several stops. Overall, ause visit!
  • This in my opinion is the best place in the city for all the right things in life. I have a full membership plus the Grandma and child add on. My grandson (3) and I visit 2 to 3 times a week, why you ask? 1. Exercise, we walk 2 to 4 miles each visit. Magnificent view. 2. Education for both of us. We learn new things every visit. It's never the same. The more we go the more we notice. 3. Socializing, we go for the zoo chats, they are great. 4. New Years Eve, all I can say is WOW, if you have a young child it's the best. 5. Dating, I see couples walking and holding hands all the time, it's on my bucket list, a date at the zoo, lol The membership is worth every dime :)
  • My family has been going here for years, and we love it! Thousands of animals who all seem to be treated very well and there's always something new to do, and we've been going for almost 12 year's with our kids, who all love it, the staff is very kind and there are just so many things to do and different and exotic animals, the monkey exhibit, dolphin shows , and the snow leopards are just a few of the many must do's. Set aside your hole day if you want to see everything. Great place for all sorts of family's especially young family's my kids loved it and still do only downside is the cost but totally worth it!
  • Really enjoyed the Festival of Flight show. It was the best attraction at the Zoo, allowing the audience to interact with and participate in show with the exotic birds. Well done. However, my chief complaint about the Zoo is the additional fees for many of the premium attractions. O top of the admission and concession fees, costs can become prohibitive for families.
  • Wonderful exhibits. Large and not crowded. Beautiful botanical and zoological gardens. The bird show was a lot of fun. Funny and educational. The docents and keepers were friendly and interested in answering questions. The zoo nutritionist is an expert but down to earth in her explanations of the importance of what they feed the animals and how.
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