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Rosamond Gifford Zoo

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1 Conservation Pl, Syracuse, NY 13204-2590
+1 315-435-8511
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1 Conservation Pl, Syracuse, NY 13204-2590
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Reviewed yesterday

The zoo has come along way from many years ago. Something for everyone. Especially great at Halloween & Christmas.

Thank Kay H
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Located in Little Italy, it serves incredible Italian cuisine. Established at the beginning of the 20th century, the family owned and operated atmosphere transports you back in time and customs. Great drinks, rich sauces and desserts that turn your mouth into a European paradise. By...More

Thank Ralphl R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went to the zoo for a few hours and had a really good time. The exhibits are really better than I had hoped for; several animals that I have never seen before. For the $9 entry fee per adult we had...More

Thank Don W
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You will love the grounds and it is all hard surface so if you are handicapped and drive a scooter/chair you will be all set. My hubby has a small scooter and enjoyed seeing all of the animals. I took a lot of photographs. The...More

Thank RChristm
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you like a fun outing seeing the wildlife in a safe clean environment this is great. Everyone is happy here. Highly recommended attraction in Syracuse.

Thank JoeySyracuse
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love visiting different zoos. This zoo has a lot to offer. The size is great for young families. There are a lot of different animals and reptiles. There is even s giant pacific octopus! The gift shop is awesome. There are a lot of different...More

Thank preas1986
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was a good experience with my 2 year old ! Small zoo compared to ones we have been to tho 😞 wish there were more animals to see and more fun kid areas and sea animals but it’s small so wouldn’t expect to much but...More

Thank Zoe O
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love the place. Wish lions had more space but there are lots of variety of animals. Love the bird house

Thank 322clarea
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Lots of fun and very exciting to tour. I would recommend a go see if in Syracuse . The zoo is very well maintained.

Thank David M
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Had a great visit with the grandkids. Zoo trail is a big circle, that goes up the hill and comes back down again. Could see everything in about 3 hours. Animals look healthy and well cared for - areas for animals are large and interesting....More

Thank JudyandHoppy
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Peggy L
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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
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Response from kpurvis87 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. Call ahead to make sure and/or reserve.
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No, however you can purchase an annual membership and this gives you unlimited admission for the next year.
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