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York's Wild Kingdom Zoo and Fun Park

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York Beach, York, ME
+1 207-363-3883
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Clean Park, Well Cared for Animals and Lots of Rides for Kids

We go to York Animal Kingdom every so often with the grandkids. You have to know that there are two... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Deborah W
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Lebanon, Maine
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Wonderful places for all ages. Depending on where you are coming from this is not a day trip. You... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2018
nascarnana
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Massachusetts
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This amusement park and zoo has something for every member of the family, from a petting zoo and kiddie rides for the tots, to mini-golf and a Haunted House to thrill visitors of all ages.
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York Beach, York, ME
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+1 207-363-3883
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

We go to York Animal Kingdom every so often with the grandkids. You have to know that there are two parts to visit, the zoo, and the amusement park. You can purchase tickets to visit one or the other or both. The zoo staff is...More

2  Thank Deborah W
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Wonderful places for all ages. Depending on where you are coming from this is not a day trip. You should plan on a weekend trip

1  Thank nascarnana
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

This is a kind of run-down park. If they could invest some money into renovating it, it would make it an incredible offering. The location is great, being right downtown, but the minigolf area has moldy, bumpy greens and everything in general seems kind of...More

Thank Julie B
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

We love going to York's Wild Kingdom Zoo!! And the park has a great selection of rides for all ages and 'risk takers'

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

The York Zoo took us by surprise during our first visit several years ago. We had expected a petting zoo, or a similar variation. They York zoo is well kept and has an impressive list of exhibits including lions, tigers, zebra, monkeys and peacocks. Nicely...More

Thank Kari B
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We take them to to zoo ever summer. Believe it or not, the big attraction is the ducks. Feeding the ducks Trump's a ride on the elephants. What a treasure this zoo is

Thank Joe C
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

The bathrooms seemed like a scene out of a Saw movie. Animals looked stressed and were enclosed in small pens. We counted at least 3 dead birds that had been trapped in the butterfly exhibit, and were stuck dangling from the mesh walls. We waited...More

Thank Josh T
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

This is a fun place for little children. Games, food, rides and the zoo. Don't need a full day to go thru it all. Don't bother with the butterfly exhibit

1  Thank andreamcd1974
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Have been to Maine numerous times but never visited the zoo. The amusement part was closed which was ok by us. Was quite surprised to see the variety of animals in such a small zoo. Birds, monkeys, Bengal tiger, lion, tiger, goats, deer, wallaby, bobcat,...More

1  Thank beachloverUpstateNY
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We went to visit back in summertime one Saturday afternoon and the Amusement park was CLOSED, we visited again today, 9/23/17 around 12 pm and amusements park was CLOSED. We been going there for 20 years and see how shabby this place have become each...More

Thank saratime32
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Prettyone2345
12 September 2016|
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Response from DenAmy | Reviewed this property |
It all depends on the weather believe it or not. At this point, they are open until the end of September, they have a calender on their website so you can check as you get closer.
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Generosa32
8 August 2016|
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Response from dlenane78 | Reviewed this property |
The last day of operation for them is 9/25/16 for this calendar year.
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j1plante
29 May 2016|
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Response from Emily C | Reviewed this property |
They have a package to buy for both. The Zoo takes time to go thru. Lots to see bring a stroller It depends on what you want to do and how much time you want to spend on rides or see the animals. Don't miss the butterfly... More
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