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Rosamond Gifford Zoo, Syracuse

(4.1/5 based on 600+ reviews on the web)
Explore the diverse exhibits and environments at Rosamond Gifford Zoo. The 17 hectare (43 acre) grounds host more than 700 individual animals. Wander through multiple themed areas, including the aviary, rainforest, elephant preserve, and primate park. As you walk the 0.8 km (0.5 mi) wildlife trail, you'll see snow leopards, condors, and rare Siberian tigers. The impressive penguin exhibit replicates the birds' native coastal habitat. When you're ready for a bite to eat, head to the Jungle Cafe, which offers organic coffee and health-conscious treats. See Rosamond Gifford Zoo and all Syracuse has to offer by arranging your trip with our Syracuse vacation builder.
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  • Great for people of all ages. This is a very walk-able zoo. Great variety of animals. Friendly staff.  more »
  • We went during spring break in Quebec. $ 14 for a family of 5. We stayed more than half of the day. Lots of things to see and the animals are very happy. For a fraction of the price, I preferred this zoo of Granby.
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  • We went to the zoo after a trip to the mall to play mini golf. The kids were in a terrible mood because the mini golf was terrible. The zoo saved the day for me. I would recommend this zoo to anyone w...  more »