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Idaho Falls Zoo at Tautphaus Park

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2725 Carnival Way, Idaho Falls, ID 83402
+1 208-612-8552
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Great animals

Fun to see all the animals. There is a wide variety. The grounds are kept exceptionally clean... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CoCo Doug K
via mobile
Adorable small zoo, great for families

This zoo although small has lots of varieties of monkeys, birds, Australian animals. There are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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2725 Carnival Way, Idaho Falls, ID 83402
+1 208-612-8552
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun to see all the animals. There is a wide variety. The grounds are kept exceptionally clean! Check out the feeding schedule you can view!

Thank CoCo Doug K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This zoo although small has lots of varieties of monkeys, birds, Australian animals. There are tigers, lions and bears, oh my. There is a petting zoo that children can be close to small animals. Food is available in the cafe. Also, the zoo has special...More

Thank ConnieP
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice little zoo , lots of animals from different countries. Enjoyed our time there.Have food available and shaded areas.

Thank Caroline1223
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome staff and great attractions, Fun for all ages, Must view and really affordable! Will return when in Idaho, Loved the animals, all kinds!

Thank honest1985
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent for families and couples. Kid friendly. Excellent primates and penguins, two of our favorites. A pair of lions too. Male and female. No elephants or tigers. Grounds are well maintained and accessible to all, even wheelchairs. Mediocre snack bar, but good hot dogs and...More

Thank ta2zman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a tour and it was very interesting. Nicely kept. The workers are super friendly and informative . They go out of their way to make you feel welcome. We got to see the penguins and the Sloth bears up close. The little guy...More

Thank hmsrobesonia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took guests from Texas to our little zoo. They love zoos and have made many trips to large zoos. They loved the Idaho Falls Zoo! One of the favorites today was the Aldabra Giant Tortoise. They grow to 700 pounds and live to 200...More

Thank LVR44
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small homey zoo with friendly staff. Animals are close so you can see them well. I especially liked the camel that had two talk humps. The colorful birds were nice also. Lots of bird noises and calls. We would come here again. Veteran and senior...More

Thank Lori D
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This is a nice little zoo. Took my 6&8 year old grandchildren to it. Large enough to entertain them,small enough not to bore them.

Thank ElMirageRacer4763
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Cheap for admission and they give you coupons for fun-land. Great for the little kids with plenty of shade and all the animals were well taken care of. Most the animals were active when we went at 10am. Stayed about 2 hours. Loved seeing all...More

Thank Catherine B
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Key B
18 August 2017|
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Response from 690janettel | Reviewed this property |
NO, dogs are not allowed unless they qualify as ADA service animals. Per the zoo's website... " * Pets are not allowed on Zoo grounds. * ADA service animals are allowed; however, companion animals are not allowed for the... More
Shannon M
21 April 2017|
Response from mkb506 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry there are No elephants at this Zoo.
18 August 2016|
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Response from NewEnglandBred78 | Reviewed this property |
ScottnCheryl is right on the pricing per ticket at the gate. However, there are discount tickets available through the Sleep Inn & Suites in Idaho Falls. They are $5.50 per person and each ticket admits two people so the... More