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Scovill Zoo, Decatur

(4.1/5 based on 100+ reviews on the web)
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Scovill Zoo is a great place for an afternoon of family fun! They keep the grounds nice and clean and the animals look happy and well-cared for. 
  • This is a great small zoo that offers an interesting selection of animals and audios equal to larger zoos of Indianapolis, St. Louis and beyond. Hands on and feeding options with the goats. As Seniors...  more »
  • I recently took a group of preschoolers to Scovill Zoo and we had a great time. The staff were friendly and helpful, one was walking around with a bird and stopped to talk to our group about the bird....  more »
Google
  • Nice family place. Seating throughout zoo. Concession, playground, petting zoo, gift shop, train rides (pretty short) and merry-go-round ($2) Clean.
  • Great place to bring younger kids. Has the right amount to keep them occupied
  • Nice little Zoo. Friendly staff. Boo at the Zoo is always a treat.
  • Small zoo, but when combined with the Children's Museum next door, it makes for a good day. There is a very nice, large playground outside the zoo, which offers a great way to burn off kids' energy. The carousel and train name for nice diversions. The herpetarium was a really nice exhibit.
  • I love our zoo! The staff are amazing and there is almost always an animal encounter when we are there. My kids never get sick of going. The animals are so well taken care of!