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Capron Park Zoo

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201 County St, Attleboro, MA 02703-3510
+1 774-203-1840
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Perfect Day at the Zoo

This lovely smallish zoo is charming, clean and welcoming. We arrived on a September Saturday... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
James C
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Massachusetts
Excellent Animal encounter with the Lemurs / Zoo itself is nice but small

Capron Park Zoo in Attleboro is a small zoo - fun for a couple of hours. It reminds me of a much... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
MAbelini
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Free park playground and picnic areas surrounding the zoo; great for younger children. "Splashpad Playspace" (water playground) located in the zoo during the summer.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“splash pad” (19 reviews)
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201 County St, Attleboro, MA 02703-3510
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+1 774-203-1840
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"splash pad"
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"great playground"
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"large playground"
in 6 reviews
"wide variety of animals"
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"great place for the kids"
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"water area"
in 3 reviews
"a great place to bring"
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"rose garden"
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"white lion"
in 6 reviews
"gift shop"
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"few hours"
in 5 reviews
"couple of hours"
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"lions"
in 27 reviews
"picnic"
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"brattleboro"
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"admission"
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"rainforest"
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

This lovely smallish zoo is charming, clean and welcoming. We arrived on a September Saturday afternoon to find a wide variety of well cared for and happy animals. They were all out and about for us to view. Lions, leopards and bears! Kangaroos too. You...More

1  Thank James C
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

Capron Park Zoo in Attleboro is a small zoo - fun for a couple of hours. It reminds me of a much small version of Providence's Roger Williams Park Zoo because they are both situated inside larger park grounds. The area of Capron Park outside...More

Thank MAbelini
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

It will take a family several hours to see all the animals. The highlights is are the zoo's white male lions and the indoor rainforest exhibit. The zoo is clean and outside the zoo is a playground and a large park. Food is available and...More

1  Thank Ilona D
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

A surprisingly wide variety of animals for such a small place. While there are a lot of informative signs about the animals throughout, our experience was made even more incredible by an extremely knowledgeable docent, Stephen. He was a wealth of knowledge and made everything...More

Thank stregg
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Went here Sunday with 3 others and while it was a nice time there just as I figured most of the animals were asleep . Getting harder and harder to justify the increasing prices here , frankly unless you're using a pass to get in...More

Thank MikeLefebvre62
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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Took our 2.5 year old grandson . Nice facility very clean and plenty of parking during the week. I think 60 to 90 minutes here is about right. There is a charge for entrance but they have senior citizens discount and under 3 free.

Thank Budmanri
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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We have a family membership to Buttonwood Zoo in New Bedford so when we learned this zoo was under that membership we wanted to visit. Its about 45mins from our home but totally worth the drive. We packed a lunch and ate outside at the...More

Thank Mrsjones101010
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Great little zoo close to home. This by no means is a big park. Nice splash pad and playground, this is great for younger kids.

Thank pennymartin2018
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

This zoo was very small only took us one hour to go thru but it had a nice selection of animals and we did enjoy it. if you have an hour to spend this zoo would be a great place to spend it.

1  Thank Gerri P
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

Lions are just the beginning. All sorts of animals, food, information, and playgrounds. If you have kids, it's a great place to bring the kids on the cheap and spend lots of time looking at all the animals!

Thank ajbuckley4
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mcmacRI
24 February 2017|
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Response from Nicole B | Reviewed this property |
When you pull into the main entrance, stay to the left towards the zoo and there is plenty of parking there.
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kcampaiola1995
27 August 2016|
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Response from ChloeDiego | Reviewed this property |
I was told that my water bottle was ok to bring in, just no food. They also sell water at the zoo in the lobby and have a vending machine of drinks closer to the Lemurs.
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