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Fresno Chaffee Zoo

#1 of 46 things to do in Fresno Features Animals
894 W Belmont Ave, Fresno, CA 93728-2807
+1 559-498-5910
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New African Adventure

We took our eleven year old granddaughter to the zoo to see the new African Adventure. We had a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Clovis, CA
Best zoo within 100 miles

Amazing zoo open and clean. Has great foods for the whole family. Tons of things for young... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Joshua W
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894 W Belmont Ave, Fresno, CA 93728-2807
+1 559-498-5910
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We took our eleven year old granddaughter to the zoo to see the new African Adventure. We had a great time feeding the giraffes, checking out the elephants, lions and cubs. We also got to see baby white rhino and his family. Nice new covered,...More

Thank reddog27
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing zoo open and clean. Has great foods for the whole family. Tons of things for young children to enjoy. Plus adults can enjoy themselves also with the beautiful exhibits and amazing atmosphere

Thank Joshua W
Reviewed 2 days ago

This zoo has plenty of different animals and is easy walking/viewing for all ages. For an extra expense you can feed the giraffes or pet the stingrays. My favorite was that they had a baby rhino, a baby elephant,and a baby lion. They were all...More

Thank shoeex1
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Zoo is beautifully organized with signs pointing to various attractions. My favorites were the beautiful flamingos and the orangutans. All of the animals seemed to be healthy and happy. I would highly recommend this zoo.

Thank ruthsstewart
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A hidden gem. Well worth the reasonable entrance fee, and you can easily spend the entire day here. Plenty of shade in the summer, surrounded by a beautiful (If a little sketchy) park.

Thank 661nancyf
Reviewed 4 days ago

Incredible renovation done at the zoo. Had a really good time. Go early to beat the crowd. The open area for the Lions was amazing.

Thank beclay
Reviewed 4 days ago

It's been a long time coming. But we now have one of the best zoo's around. It started off with the Sea Lion Cove, which I was very impressed with. They have 3 different levels which you can view these animals. They have a show...More

Thank Madalena C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great new additions to the zoo! The African adventure was amazing. We ate lunch on the patio at they African adventure and it was relaxing and the food was very good.

Thank 520number10
Reviewed 4 days ago

Well it's been years since I had been to the Fresno Chaffee Zoo but t was wonderful. There have been so many wonderful change it would take the a big par of the day to see every thing. I was only there for a few...More

Thank Tessie504
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The new African Exhibit on top of the other new exhibits makes the Fresno Chafee Zoo a don't miss opportunity. Children of all ages will really enjoy the experience. Thank you Proposition Z.

Thank Michael P
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Vicki S
Cost for zoo
18 April 2017|
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Response from monteolson | Reviewed this property |
Adults are $10 and kids are $7.50
Francisco m
can i bring my own food or we have to purchase food in there thank you?
12 February 2017|
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Response from blsaxton | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I did not see this before now. I am pretty sure you can bring food. I have not tried. They do have picnic area all around outside the zoo.
Will be visiting today, Tuesday Nov.29..... is everything open at 9am....how should I plan my tour....how should I dress?
30 November 2016|
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Response from goldberm | Reviewed this property |
Sadly, I haven't BEEN THERE yet, but I hope to get to visit the attraction in May where I have an overnight trip planned.... Hope you get in (wear pants, why not? Or a long skirt--zoos are for comfortable clothes and... More