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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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  • The zoo here is nice to have close by. I have been to better zoos in several cities. But zoos are difficult to maintain. So while not the greatest, we are fortunate to have this one. It certainly wort...  more »
  • I generally shy away from zoos. This one was fairly animal friendly though some of them were isolated and looked bored. Probably wouldn't go back. Prefer to see exotic animals in their natural habitat...  more »
  • smallish zoo but very nice to walk through you can see a lot to f the animals most of the time they seem very cared for usually something interesting going on or new watch the papers a lot of events f...  more »