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Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

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Rehabilation center for injured animals, with a broad selection of birds and reptiles, including the manatee.
4150 S Suncoast Blvd, Homosassa Springs, FL 34446-1168
+1 352-628-5343
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went here for a couple of hours and was great to see the manatees , I’m not over keen on animal in cages but lots of space and shady areas. Cheap and cheerful way to see Florida animals

Thank Murphysjp123
Reviewed 3 days ago

A fun and interactive experience to see Florida wildlife. You can hear the call of bald eagles, feel the scales of a native snake, and watch great blue herons fly overhead. We were able to learn about conservation efforts, observe manatee feedings, talk to the...More

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great Florida attraction. Native wildlife displayed in natural settings. More than a zoo; a real educational experience. Lu the Hippo is an honorary Florida resident and she often puts on a show. Gators are up front and personal but in a safe enclosure. The...More

1  Thank Frank M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this little park for nostalgia. We visited grandparents and eventually lived nearby and it was a "go to" all the time. My favorites are the manatee, but they have other interesting Florida native species and Rangers and volunteers giving informative talks. It's a...More

1  Thank Nelson E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Like the sign says; "Don't Miss It" Make certain that you see this attraction. Your kids and grownups will enjoy it.

1  Thank frogsqueezerfive
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love this place. My family has been here several times and it is always wonderful. The staff are kind and tremendously welcoming. This place never fails to peak the interest of my young nephew and cousins. I recommend it for anyone that wants a...More

1  Thank Tony T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely place to visit and gives a great insight into native animals. We particularly enjoyed the alligators and manatees. Unfortunately, it rained heavily during our visit but we still saw everything. We enjoyed the giant fish bowl though some of the windows...More

2  Thank SharonLL78
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recently, a friend and I made a trip to Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park to photograph Florida’s interesting and colorful animals. Admission is $13.00 for Seniors. There are two entrances. The entrance on U.S. 19 gets you started on your tour of the Park by...More

1  Thank Radiohutch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice location with a good variety of animals, etc. Well laid out park, made it an enjoyable stop. Staff was friendly and knowledgeable. The Manatees were amazing. Also had several eateries relatively close by.

1  Thank Robert T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been here several times. Friends and family have also enjoyed the many animal as well as the boat ride from the visitors center to the main park. It's a lovely shaded area and a place to enjoy a days outing. Two things that we...More

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Response from Hilary O | Reviewed this property |
Not sure on that one. Best to cheeck direct with the park
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