Gladys Porter Zoo, Brownsville

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  • Gladys porter zoo is a favorite for my son. There are a wide variety of animals. We get the season passes every year. If you want to save a few bucks sams club sells the season pass family pack for $6...  more »
  • We got there early, and it rained a lot the day we went. There were only a few exhibits that I wish had been larger for the animals housed. All in all, it was an amazing experience. The people were fr...  more »
  • What to do that’s fun and get some exercise ? Visit the zoo. Always fun to visit. The grounds are well kept. Looking forward to our next visit.  more »
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  • We have always enjoyed going to the zoo. My 3 year old absolutely loves it and would probably go once a week of it were up to her. We have the membership which is well worth the money especially if you have a family of 5!!! They also try to do something for every holiday. Definitely recommend it.
  • I enjoyed the zoo missed a lot of the animal's. A lot has changed over the years. I will always go back and visit and have some fun especially when we got a little one to enjoy it with and showing the animal's that are there and learn front them as well. Best place!!!
  • Very clean, lots of animals and hands on stations. Indoor exhibits along the way provide a nice break from the heat. Some of the food stations weren't available which was a letdown. The waterscape playground was a big hit with our group(age range 2 - 8). Would definitely recommend!
  • Reasonably priced. Easy to navigate, shady areas and a cooling station were nice with the 80+ temperature today. Needs some TLC. Most exhibits are barren landscape and some animals don't appear content. Kids and grandparents really enjoyed it.
  • Had a great time with my kids.. lots of animals to look at! Even with tons of people it was easy to navigate the zoo. Huge line moved very fast. Pleased with the experience!
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