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“Totally overated by the locals” 2 of 5 bubbles
Review of Fort Wayne Children's Zoo

Fort Wayne Children's Zoo
Ranked #1 of 53 things to do in Fort Wayne
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Winner of the 2014 TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Award ...and also voted Indiana's #1 Summer "Gotta-Do" Attraction in a contest sponsored by the Indiana Office of Tourism & Development. The Fort Wayne Children's Zoo is operated by the non-profit Fort Wayne Zoological Society under a cooperative agreement with the Fort Wayne Parks and Recreations Department. The zoo receives no tax funding for operations and operates solely on earned revenue and donations. Our Mission: Connecting kids and animals Strengthening families, Inspiring people to care. The zoo is closed for the season. Plan a visit when we reopen for the season on April 25, 2015.
Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States
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8 reviews
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“Totally overated by the locals”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2012

Its a VERY small zoo. Probably only appropriate for realy small children. No big animals or elaborate displays. Lots of farm animals with a few surpises. set your expectations low.

Visited June 2011
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English first
Fort Wayne, Indiana
1 review
“THE DAY AT THE ZOO”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2012

we enjoyed every thing at the zoo. my husband and i are senior citizens

Visited September 2011
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Thank JUDY J
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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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23 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“The Best Zoo”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2012

I love this zoo. The new African Journey is wonderful.

Visited August 2011
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Thank Grandmommie
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Middlebury, Indiana
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19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“GREAT Zoo”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2012

I love love love this zoo. It can be pricy as there are a lot of add ons such as the sufari drive.

Visited October 2011
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Thank Christy T
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Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Great Zoo!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2012

Love this zoo! Everytime we go to a new city, we check out the zoo. This one ranks top!

Visited June 2011
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Thank JulieP718
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