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Orange County Zoo

#4 of 28 things to do in Orange Features Animals
1 Irvine Park Rd, Orange, CA 92869-1000
+1 714-973-6847
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A True Gem in the Heart of OC

What a wonderful place to visit, and the really cool part it only cost $2.00 to get in. Zookeepers... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Thomas p
Orange, California
Lots of goats.

We visited here on a week day was not too busy. There is a goat petting zoo. Our three-year-old... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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1 Irvine Park Rd, Orange, CA 92869-1000
+1 714-973-6847
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful place to visit, and the really cool part it only cost $2.00 to get in. Zookeepers are amazing, as well as the zoo chats are very informative. I truly love this place, and almost all animals are rescues. And right in the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here on a week day was not too busy. There is a goat petting zoo. Our three-year-old granddaughter went inside the petting zoo and had a very good time until two goats started butting heads. And it was scary to the children. I...More

Thank PaVistor19460
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I went here with a group of friends to just hang out at catch up. It was nice and we had a really great time!

Thank madiann442016
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This small zoo at the Irvine Regional Park is very pleasant. Interesting animals, and fun for all ages. Light on the wallet. Easy to walk.

Thank onthegoNagoya
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Irvine Park is amazing and the zoo is a fun place for younger kids. A nice way to enjoy some time in this amazing park.

Thank 911jackie
Reviewed 14 March 2017

It's not a BIG zoo, but it's got a good variety of local wildlife like cougars and bears and owls. They even have a petting zoo, and kids are cheep! I would recommend!

Thank doctorwinkelman
Reviewed 1 March 2017

After living in Orange for 25 years I finally made it to the zoo. At first I thought it wasn't much until we discovered a whole other area(s) to it. No big animals but a nice array of smaller to medium sized ones. Very kid...More

Thank NurseB11
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Haven't been to Irvine Park for decades, but made it back today. We stopped in at the zoo and were delighted by the experience. Not a big display, but very representative of the wildlife of Orange County. Only $2.00 each to enter; about an hour...More

Thank petelapuh
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I found this zoo set for nature. One can enjoy watching, petting, feeding at times actually getting in close contact with the animals. It is always fun to see if one can discover where they are sleeping or hiding to stay out of the warm...More

Thank Jonathan M
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Nice zoo and you can't beat the price. Bring a lunch for after the zoo. It only takes about an hour to get through everything. Plenty to do outside the zoo...Paddleboats etc

Thank adi m
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Connie C
12 June 2017|
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Response from onthegoNagoya | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I believe they do take credit cards.
20 January 2017|
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Response from Stephanie M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Admission is just $2.00 each for everyone over three years old. I'm not sure about the Honda Center - the zoo is located in Irvine Regional Park.