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Orange County Zoo

#4 of 28 things to do in Orange Features Animals
1 Irvine Park Rd, Orange, CA 92869-1000
+1 714-973-6847
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Clean well cared for little zoo

We took our granddaughter to this zoo bc we had some till to kill waiting for the Christmas Train... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2016
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Nice little zoo

It's a nice little zoo focusing on mainly Southwestern US animals. At only $2 admission, it's a... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2016
Seal Beach, California
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1 Irvine Park Rd, Orange, CA 92869-1000
+1 714-973-6847
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Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We took our granddaughter to this zoo bc we had some till to kill waiting for the Christmas Train. I was very impressed by how clean this zoo was and the animals cared for. Our favorite was the mountain lion. What a beautiful creature. Very...More

Thank czech2011
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

It's a nice little zoo focusing on mainly Southwestern US animals. At only $2 admission, it's a bargain too! Our favorite was the cougars. They also had people bring out small animals that you could see up close and/or touch. The petting zoo was nice...More

Thank 4stevemandy
Reviewed 5 November 2016

A great little zoo and quite close to Anaheim. Perfect for the kids! It can be walked through in about 45 minutes! Highly recommend. The kids loved the beaver, bear and cougars!

Thank Laura T
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

A cheap few hours out at $2 each and under 2's free! A nice little petting zoo full of goats and a section to feed some animals. Also a great selection of lions, bears and other animals.

Thank tjfinch
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Very small but nice zoo. For Closeup looks at local animals. Children can feed goats, hear animal stories. Coyotes, raccoons, burros, hawks Owls, bobcats. Little snack bar, good parking lot and nice Park.

Thank KATE T
Reviewed 22 September 2016

I've been to some pretty serious zoos in my life (National Zoo in D.C., Chicago, Atlanta, San Diego, and others), but this one was an absolute delight!! The zoo is totally kid friendly and includes a petting area where visitors can even feed the goats!...More

2  Thank Wayne K
Reviewed 14 September 2016

It is a very nice little local zoo. We have been there several times and we don't even have kids. It is always a great experience.

Thank DMunsey
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Lions and Bears, oh my! After a $2 each entrance fee, we walked through this pint sized, shady zoo that had local reptiles and animals. Several rattlesnakes and spiders, pacing mountain lions, coyotes, a bear and a bald eagle made the zoo interesting. No monkeys....More

Thank Denise B
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This zoo has a nice selection of snakes, birds, mammals and more! I was surprised to find bob cat, coyote and mountain lions as well as a bear in a zoo this size. The zoo enclosures are not large, so the kids can see the...More

Thank plc52515
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We love going here for a nice afternoon walking around seeing the animals. They are all well cared for the zoo is extremely clean. Employees very nice and helpful when asked a question. Great for all ages.

Thank gin11153
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Is this any where near the Honda Center in Anaheim and what are the prices?
20 January 2017|
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Response from Stephanie M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Admission is just $2.00 each for everyone over three years old. I'm not sure about the Honda Center - the zoo is located in Irvine Regional Park.