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Toledo Zoo

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Go see one of the best small zoos in the country. The Lights before Christmas is well worth seeing... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Toledo, Ohio
Great Zoo

Great Zoo, The Christmas Lights at the Zoo are so beautiful, they have lights everywhere...If you... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Get an underwater view of hippos at the Hippoquarium, the only such zoo exhibit in the world, and then move on to see the 500 or so other species of mammals, reptiles and birds.
2700 Broadway St, Toledo, OH 43609-3100
+1 419-385-5721
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Go see one of the best small zoos in the country. The Lights before Christmas is well worth seeing. They add more every year. Plenty for the family to see and do. Lights everywhere, huge trees covered. Plus you can see a number of animals....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great Zoo, The Christmas Lights at the Zoo are so beautiful, they have lights everywhere...If you are in Toledo or near by, you don't want to miss it

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jeffrey S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Truly one of the finest zoos in America. We have been members for years and have see this place det better and better. We really enjoy the art fair in the summer with many of the areas finest artist showing off their crafts. Another must...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 647philb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Toledo zoo is well cared for all year around Our last visit was when the Chinese style lanterns were lit up last winter. It is beautiful to see and we would recommend it for a visit if you have not seen it yet. The animals...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lenorah L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great zoo for all ages. There is always a family event occurring and the zoo by itself is one of the best in the world. I’ve been in zoos all over the country and this zoo is very clean and updated. The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank esaldana828
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent family experience! Take a day, it's worth it! Amazing hands on activities for kids! Wonderful place for Grandparents to take the Grandkids for a day! Beautiful exhibits that are animal friendly and have public education displayed. The Bird House has exhibits that where visitors...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mary M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really enjoyed the zoo. A lot of neat experiences. The food was pretty good as well. Planning a trip during the holidays to see the lights.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank camt303
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Enjoyed how spaced out the habitats at this zoo were -- animals didn't seem at all cramped or uncomfortable! Found that the zoo does a lot of work rescuing endangered and injured animals, which was great to hear.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

The Toledo Zoo was great, we were very happy with our decision to visit this zoo. We were able to get around the entire zoo in about 4 hours. The zoo was smaller than we’d anticipated but still very nice overall. Had a great assortment...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank womanoffaith81
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Wife and I went to the zoo as a getaway weekend. We always enjoy this zoo because it's updated, clean and pretty well organized. It was Halloween at the zoo and many people came out in costumes, kids as well as adults. Very well done...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ken F
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Parking is $8.00 for a standard vehicle. Vans and RV’s are more.
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If you are heading south, best options for overnighting could be Perrysburg/Rossgotd Cracker Barrel or Bowlng Green Walmart.