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Fresno Chaffee Zoo

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894 W Belmont Ave, Fresno, CA 93728-2807
+1 559-498-5910
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Christmas in the park

Great place to enjoy with family and friends I have been going as a tradition for many years it... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cj D
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Completely Remodeled

I used to have the family pass when my children were younger, so we were there a lot! I also had to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jackthecable G
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894 W Belmont Ave, Fresno, CA 93728-2807
+1 559-498-5910
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place to enjoy with family and friends I have been going as a tradition for many years it gets better and better as it goes I would highly suggest this for anybody traveling through or locals that haven't been great for all ages.

Thank Cj D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I used to have the family pass when my children were younger, so we were there a lot! I also had to go there to work on their phone and data lines as part of my job, so I was privy to the early stages...More

1  Thank Jackthecable G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fantastic place to take kids of all ages. They have done a magnificent job of making each habitat open and real. There is so much to do so bring a stroller and money for snacks and drinks.

Thank Aimz74
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the best zoos you could ever go to. They have improved so many animal enclosures, sea life & safari areas.

Thank AnytimeTravelChick
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good value and a great place to spend a few hours with the family. Highlights are feeding Giraffes and sting rays. The Africa exhibit is great. The seal exhibit is pretty cool as well. Tip: arrive when they open, close parking fills up fast. Better...More

Thank Sandy L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a fantastic zoo for families with small children. It's not too big so you don't have to spend hours and hours of walking to see it all. There are a lot of interactive activities from touching stingrays to feeding giraffes. Staff is helpful...More

Thank radar60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love visited the Fresno Chaffee Zoo. They have recently added the African Safari Area which is beautiful. It really takes you on a Safari to see elephants, lions, and the rhinos (which are my favorite). There is even a very affordable place to eat...More

Thank Kristina G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took our 3 year old granddaughter to the Fresno Chaffee Zoo during the Christmas time. It was a great experience. She loved petting the goats and chasing the chickens around. Also she loved feeding the giraffe, a little hesitant at first, but loved it. The...More

Thank ricklA7163BT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth getting the annual pass, this is my third year purchasing the senior pass! Aside from the crowds on the weekends, it is a pleasant time, visiting the Fresno Zoo. My family has an annual pass also and we will go for an hour...More

Thank LJLong51
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The zoo was an awesome experience 🤗 sooo many new upgrades and changes the African adventure part of the zoo is my favorite. You have the best view of the animals in a natural habitat and enjoy a nice family lunch or dinner that has...More

Thank val_ant8885
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13 February 2018|
Response from H3653PCannam | Reviewed this property |
Adults $10.00, 2-11 $5.50 and seniors 62 and older $5.50..
Bro T
9 October 2017|
Response from Frank O | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. you would need to check their website. FO
6 October 2017|
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Response from Julia J | Reviewed this property |
Yes. 9am to 4pm.