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Tulsa Zoo

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Address: 6421 E 36th St N, Tulsa, OK 74115-2121
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Learn about animals from all parts of the world at the Tulsa Zoo, which is...

Learn about animals from all parts of the world at the Tulsa Zoo, which is located on 85 acres in Mohawk Park in Tulsa. For more than 85 years, the Tulsa Zoo has provided family friendly recreation, natural sciences education and conservation of wildlife.

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Nice Zoo

We enjoyed our visit to this Zoo. We went on a Monday morning and there were few people which was wonderful! It was bigger than we expected. The animals were easy to view, not... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Christina W
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Oroville, California
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6 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have been going to the Tulsa Zoo for about 10 years now. Ever since they privatized, their services have greatly increased. They animal enclosures are getting to where you would expect to see them at nicer zoos across the country. We cant wait for the new exhibit to open this Spring/Summer!

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Thank Wes W
Oroville, California
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our visit to this Zoo. We went on a Monday morning and there were few people which was wonderful! It was bigger than we expected. The animals were easy to view, not always behind wire fences. Staff was friendly.

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Thank Christina W
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The zoo is a work in progress. I try to support the animals by paying admission fees, but I feel sad when see their living conditions. The carousel is ok, but too short. Perhaps the new area make the zoo a less depressing place to go.

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Thank Vida1958
Fort Smith, Arkansas
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a zoo. It is expanding has new facilities being built. As you go through, you can see the progress. Great family place. It's not San Diego, but it's still worth a yearly pass.

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Thank Drake N
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Didn't realize it was so big. We didn't get to finish all the way around. Seem to accommodate the animals habitats fairly well. But, the smell in the bird building was extremely overwhelming. Very limited menu items to choose from.

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Thank Anita C
Lawton, Oklahoma
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40 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I went with my husband and daughter which was almost 6 years old. It was a little chilly but most of the animals were out to see. I hate visiting zoos where the animals are not outside to view them. There was a lot of animal exhibits closed but other wise awesome to see. Best advice: bring food. The restaurant... More 

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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

The Tulsa zoo never disappoints. Love this place. Great way to spend the day. Appropriate and accessible to everyone.

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Thank Lysandra J
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

The Tulsa Zoo is taking their game to the next level! Starting with Lost Kingdom attraction soon to be completed later in 2017. You will learn so much about the animals from the very educated and friendly staff. Top 3 animals you have to see 1. Chimpanzee exhibit the youngest chimp is onrey fella who can climb all over. He's... More 

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Thank 754kristopherr
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

There is quite a bit of construction room going on for. Ew exhibits, but always a joy to see all the animals. We loved the giraffes and lions.

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Thank Hjhomes
Belton, Texas
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120 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

A small zoo currently under a large renovation project. A nice place to go for an afternoon. A array of animals from around the world but nothing special. Like most small zoos it needs a little more upkeep. The staff however were all polite and welcomed all guests no matter where they were working. Worth seeing

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