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ZOOMARS Petting Zoo

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31791 Los Rios St, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3113
+1 949-831-6550
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Great atmosphere for young kids

I take my Grandson here about 3 or 4 times a year. He could spend hours just feeding the guinea... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Kathy J
Southern California
What A Fun Place For Little Ones!

Fun and educational! Our 2 year old granddaughter loves this place. You get a basket of fresh... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
Seal Beach, California
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We're one of a kind and hay bales of fun. We're good times, friendly animals and the happiest folks you'll ever meet. For the past 30 years our little zoo has charmed more than three million visitors
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“guinea pigs” (39 reviews)
“pony ride” (12 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
31791 Los Rios St, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3113
+1 949-831-6550
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

I take my Grandson here about 3 or 4 times a year. He could spend hours just feeding the guinea pigs! They give you a basket of veggies and fruit when you check in. There are lamas, an emu, pigs, goats, lambs, ponies and horses....More

Thank Kathy J
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Fun and educational! Our 2 year old granddaughter loves this place. You get a basket of fresh veggies to feed the animals and they have lots like, goats, pig, rabbits, chickens, llamas, horses. There is a petting zoo part where you can go right in...More

Thank DiAnnesInLove
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Zoomars Petting Zoo is just a short walk from the train station in the San Juan Capistrano Historic district. The first thing that we noticed was a large area with picnic tables for birthday parties. You will need reservations in advance to schedule your party....More

1  Thank Joan H
Reviewed 9 September 2017

They actually will put a 2-year old on a pony here! He was in heaven, smiling ear-to-ear. The train ride is just okay since it's a very short circle but when you're under 4 it's probably really fun but be aware that no adults can...More

1  Thank Grant P
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Can't add much to the many reviews here, but simply put, kids under 6 are in heaven. Tons of animals to feed, pet and even ride (horses). The horses that participate in the riding seem healthy and well-taken care of, which is refreshing in these...More

1  Thank joeziomek
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

What a fun spot to take the grandchildren if you're visiting the San Juan Historic area, be sure to visit the Zoomars petting zoo! So much fun, the kids will love playing with the Guinea pigs as well the goats and other animals, there is...More

Thank rrosol
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Took our grand kids here when they visited from the east coast.The petting zoo is located behind the San Juan Capistrano train station. A short walk. Younger children would probably enjoy spending an hour here.

Thank larrygilbert
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My granddaughter loves visiting here every year she comes to visit. There are countless hours of holding, petting, feeding, and a little chasing of the guinea pigs. Horse rides are always fun, along with the train and panning for gold. The playground, and hay bale...More

Thank NH2CA
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great place to visit with your kids, horseback riding, animal petting, and nice people. Located in San Juan Capistrano near the mission, it is always a fun place to visit. I brought my Daughter here and she loved it. The people that work here are...More

Thank Anthony T
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Kids can pet guinea pigs, goats, and sheep. They can ride a pony or a horse and see cows, alpacas, llamas, and chickens. Zoomars sells veggies to feed some of the animals. There's a train to ride, a playground, a large hay-bale maze, tables for...More

2  Thank Lanjohns
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