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Hemker Park and Zoo, Freeport

(30+ reviews on the web)
Zoo / Aquarium Nature / Park
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • It reminded me of the movie We bought a zoo. The animals get to live in the country and are well cared for. It's a beautiful setting. I wish I would have known about this gem of a place when my older ...  more »
  • We enjoyed our annual trek to Hemker Zoo even though the weather was less than ideal. The grounds are clean and kid-friendly. Animals are apparently well cared for. Staff is pleasant.  more »
  • This is a really wonderful zoo. You can get really close to the animal which appear to be well cared for. The staff was super friendly and knowledable. Great for children.  more »
Google
  • I wasn't particularly impressed by this zoo—while they do have a lot of animals, and they have some cool things (like the parakeet feeding area), a lot of the animals seemed quite out of sorts, their cages were too small, they'd worn tracks around the edges from pacing, they seemed dirty and uncared for. In a zoo, the first thing I look to see is that the animals seem happy, and I just didn't feel that that was true here.
  • Nice family zoo! You can get close to the animals. Great for little kids.
  • Great selection of all kind of animals. Toucan even feed the penguins. Call for more details
  • Small, only took one and a half hours to do everything. However, there were several close encounters....
  • Great place to go with family. Loved the budgie house