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Natchitoches Alligator Park

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Fun place to visit especially with children

Fun excursion with children. They have lots of gators, even baby ones that you can hold. There... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
jcgtune
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Louisiana
via mobile
Who Doesn’t Love Alligators?

OK, so it smells like a swamp. You are at an alligator park, what were you expecting? I LOVED... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
MKC2013
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Chicago, Illinois
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380 Old Bayou Pierre Rd, Natchitoches, LA 71457-7545
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+1 877-354-7001
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here s few other times but this was the Worst! The park is ran down! I think it would be in the best interest of the animals to shut the park down and take them all to a clean and safe condition...More

1  Thank parkerdt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I felt bad for some of the animals housed there. The conditions were filthy, especially in the racoon "exhibit". I'd advise to save your money and go elsewhere to see Alligators.

1  Thank John R
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

This is the real bayou experience. See gators crowd around a boat for chicken at lunch time. Eat some fried gator. Feed some goats. Check out the snakes. Cool off with a snow cone. It's all good at this fun park!

Thank Theresa S
Reviewed 19 June 2018

my kids favorite part is watching the gators being fed and getting to feed the goats themselves its always great fun

Thank Waynette-3
Reviewed 15 June 2018

The place is run down somewhat. The animals look like they live in poor conditions. For $.75, you can purchase a small bag of "dog food" to feed ALL the animals within the park. Great to see the animals close up though. Ate at the...More

1  Thank droddy112
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Place was run down, and staff had the "I get paid too little to deal with any bs" attitude. If you've never seen a gator, stepped in racoon poop, seen under nourished caged animals, or smelled the aroma of swamp mud, rotting vegetation and critter...More

2  Thank Belthor
Reviewed 2 May 2018

I thought the animals such as farm goats, and such were where you could pet them. They were not. Got to feed them. Had pic made with baby alligator. Not sure how long they keep their mouths taped, but I hope they switch them every...More

1  Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Fun excursion with children. They have lots of gators, even baby ones that you can hold. There are emus, pygmy goats, turtles and snakes. Cute photo opps around the park and a show where they feed the gators. There is a large gift shop and...More

Thank jcgtune
Reviewed 17 October 2017

OK, so it smells like a swamp. You are at an alligator park, what were you expecting? I LOVED this place and so did my family. I had with me my eldest son who is 30, his wife and 4 year old, my 18 year...More

Thank MKC2013
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

The place is run down. The animals are living in filth. I know this is an alligator farm but this place smells worse than it should. It should be shut down. I feel sorry for the animals.

1  Thank bladesmomma
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Fayrene M
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Response from DJL2727 | Reviewed this property |
I copied the info below from their website. Hope it helps. Alligator Park Information The Natchitoches Alligator Park opens each year on a daily basis from April 1st through August 15th, and weekends only from August... More
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