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Indianapolis Zoo

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1200 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46222-4500
+1 317-630-2001
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Christmas at the Zoo!!

A little pricey for my liking (especially in the winter when some animals are not on display). $50... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Columbus, Ohio

The animals have a lot of room to roam so you can see them doing what they would be doing... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Vicki F
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Home to over 2,000 animals and Indiana's largest aquarium, this 64-acre zoo has lions, elephants and other wild animals roaming through natural settings. A special petting area allows children to touch, but not feed, the tamer animals. There's also the world's largest enclosed dolphin show and a roller-coaster for all ages to enjoy.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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1200 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46222-4500
+1 317-630-2001
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A little pricey for my liking (especially in the winter when some animals are not on display). $50+ for an adult, plus two children. Add in $7 to park. Oh well, tis the season. Anyway, great zoos (I really haven't been to a zoo that...More

Thank GordonSolie
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The animals have a lot of room to roam so you can see them doing what they would be doing naturally. Beautiful landscaped and planned well. Membership discount to other zoos included in this one.

Thank Vicki F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visit the zoo a handful of times throughout the year, but Christmas time is our favorite. This year the light displays seem more plentiful. Santa's Village is in the new pavilion area and it is just beautiful. There are opportunities to visit Santa and...More

Thank Mama988
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I would say this is not really a children’s zoo but that it’s good for children. It is very expensive for a one time entry, but a great value if you live near and buy a year pass. It’s open year round and really makes...More

Thank snydma01
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here with a group and enjoyed a behind the scenes tour. just before Halloween The highlight was visiting the orangutans and elephants. We also enjoyed the shark touch tank and the dolphin pavilion. This is a great venue.

Thank sej60
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been zoo members for years. I believe our zoo is second to only St. Louis in the Midwest and defiantly in the top 5 zoos in the country.....easy access, affordable pricing, and numerous exhibits and interactive activities the Indianapolis zoo is a great...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Imdianapolis Zoo is an excellent place to take the family, big or small. When all the attractions are in working order, it's such a great time!

Thank Kristie Lynn P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the Zoo to see the Christmas lights and it was amazing! When you see the sheer number of lights and consider time to install,it’s mind-boggling. Having said that, they are also beautiful. Worth the time to experience.

Thank Nick P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got there at 2 in the afternoon toured the zoo and had free tickets to the zoo dolphin exhibit which was great because by the time we came out it was dark and all the lights were taking effect what a great place we...More

Thank robbytheump
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In town for work and we had to walk off a gluttonous dinner we had at St. Elmo Steakhouse. The zoo was a nice walk across the river from our hotel, the Courtyard Marriott Downtown. It was a quiet and peaceful walk there and once...More

Thank Mark H
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30 May 2017|
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Response from LakeLady4700 | Reviewed this property |
Per the Zoo's website, only service animals are allowed.
30 May 2017|
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Response from Alan C | Reviewed this property |
Have no idea. Sorry
4 May 2017|
Response from KEVIN B | Reviewed this property |
Yes .. It is a fantastic zoo ... Enjoy!