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Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary

#1 of 31 things to do in Folsom Features Animals
403 Stafford St, Folsom, CA 95630-2643
+1 916-351-3527
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Delightful

My recent visit with my 3 yr. old and 1 1/2 yr. old nephews was such great fun. It's more than... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NJHBNH
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Folsom, California
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Great for younger kids and small groups

The sanctuary is a smaller facility but full of adventure. I took my teenagers here and they had a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Trish S
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Camino
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  • Excellent52%
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  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
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403 Stafford St, Folsom, CA 95630-2643
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+1 916-351-3527
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My recent visit with my 3 yr. old and 1 1/2 yr. old nephews was such great fun. It's more than seeing animals in cages. It's realizing thirst animals were rescued and now have a safe home. There are fun things the kids can do...More

Thank NJHBNH
Reviewed 1 week ago

The sanctuary is a smaller facility but full of adventure. I took my teenagers here and they had a good time! Lots of Peacocks and large animals too.

Thank Trish S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I think this is a great little venue for little kids to visit. However it isn't very big, so you see everything fairly quickly, so maybe not for older children who want to see more stuff. Located in beautiful folsom! Also you usually always see...More

1  Thank rngriggs
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This zoo is a rehabilitative or rescue zoo. The guilt of seeing animals caged is lessened because these animals are rescued from harmful situations. You will see animals native to California as well as a tiger. Since the zoo is small, you'll see animals up...More

Thank Jacquelyn N
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

It's a great 1/2 day excursion, or all-day, if you want to add something. Area has many family friendly things to do. We choose Folsom because we were able to include a nice Saturday drive, a cute little Train Ride, lunch and an ice cream...More

Thank MCPOUSNrtd
Reviewed 2 June 2017

The zoo has monkeys, tigers, and snakes, but also grazing animals in a large enclosure.! Be sure to check out the small train nearby. The city library in the same area is worth a visit too, and has a snack bar.

Thank 328Myrtis
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Small so it was perfect. We could take our time and really enjoy each area. The train ride was a real treat. Wish we had more time to have a picnic and enjoy the play area.

Thank consumerchick
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Great little zoo, with many animals who have been rescued. Grandkids love going here....and we do also.

Thank WesternAdventurer2C
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Quaint zoo with a lot to offer. Animals were fun to visit. My son had a blast visiting. We will return!

Thank Ryan C
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The zoo is a sanctuary and the animals are rescue. There is a lot natural habitat for the animals to reside in. Bears, mountain lion, foxes, birds, cougers. They have docent programs that teach about animal habitats. Great place for families.

Thank suzyanglesey
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