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Rosamond Gifford Zoo

#1 of 71 things to do in Syracuse Features Animals
1 Conservation Pl, Syracuse, NY 13204-2590
+1 315-435-8511
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Always a good time

I take my grandchildren here as often as I can and always enjoyable. It's great as there is a big... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jamesville, New York
Multiple Zoo Visits

We (wife, son and myself) make a zoo trip at least once every two months. My wife will take our 16... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Syracuse, New York
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1 Conservation Pl, Syracuse, NY 13204-2590
+1 315-435-8511
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I take my grandchildren here as often as I can and always enjoyable. It's great as there is a big outside area and inside area so you can go anytime of the year!

Thank RobinJH4504
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We (wife, son and myself) make a zoo trip at least once every two months. My wife will take our 16 month old son more often in order to get him out of the house. Our son loves the fish, the birds and the sand...More

Thank JarrodPrill
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went to the zoo with my husband and three grandsons (6, 4, and 2). Zoo employees are all very friendly and helpful. All areas of the zoo are clean and well maintained. Exhibits are user friendly and easy for small children to view. There are...More

Thank Deb S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Spent 2 hours at the zoo, most animals were out so it was great to see them. Clean facility, excellent elephant exhibit

Thank glkorec
Reviewed 6 days ago

We've visited this zoo about 3 times over the past few years. We love zoos and this is one of the largest in the western-centeral ny area. My kids refer to it as Jurassic Park. :) A lot of it is wide open walking, so...More

Thank Mrs_WJ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The zoo was laid out so nice easy to get around loved the animals had face painting for the children and it was clean and safe environment

Thank hambone8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here on our way back from upstate NY. Nice zoo, fair admission price, clean, good variety of things to see. Favorite area was the penguins; so cute to watch them walk and swim.

Thank Jenn P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I couldn't believe when I found out the wedding reception we were going to was at the zoo! It was so cool. We went after hours, had the indoor animals-nocturnal animals, fish, and even the lions to see! There was a bar at the beginning...More

Thank Heavens-Soda
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our 6 and 2 year olds had a blast! The zoo was very well designed and structured making it effortless to see everything and with little congestion. I appreciate the veterans discounts as well as the hospitality shown by all the staff. Well done Rosalind...More

Thank Ashley J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been to few zoos, including San Diego Zoo. This isn't a large zoo, we went through it in about 2 hours and then went back to our favorite animals. It was definitely the cleanest zoo I've been to. The food in the cafe was...More

Thank FamilyG6
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Peggy L
14 May 2017|
Response from Mary A | Reviewed this property |
Address: One Conservation Place Syracuse, NY 13204 (315) 435-8511 Directions: From the North Take I-81 South to exit 23A (Hiawatha Blvd.) Turn right onto Hiawatha Blvd; At the stoplight at the end of the road turn... More
21 August 2016|
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Response from kpurvis87 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. Call ahead to make sure and/or reserve.
5 November 2015|
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Response from MrBrown2000 |
No, however you can purchase an annual membership and this gives you unlimited admission for the next year.