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ZooMontana

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Fun & Educational

Great experience. The kids loved it & we enjoyed it with them. Well worth the time and money. Will... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2018
JacksonGalloways
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Fun zoo

Had a nice time at the zoo.loved this place my kids enjoyed the time at this place. The animals... read more

Reviewed yesterday
deannan141
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“farm animals”(11 reviews)
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ZooMontana is a zoological and botanical garden and educational facility dedicated to the conservation of wildlife throughout Montana and the 45th parallel of earth. ZooMontana cares for over 100 animals of 51 different species, including wolves...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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2100 S Shiloh Rd, Billings, MT 59106-3908
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+1 406-652-8100
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Reviewed yesterday

Had a nice time at the zoo.loved this place my kids enjoyed the time at this place. The animals we're fun too look at.Cute and fun too be at.

Thank deannan141
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great, off the beaten path place to visit. Most of the animals are local to the area and you can get close to them and see how they live every day.

Thank Harvey H
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Great experience. The kids loved it & we enjoyed it with them. Well worth the time and money. Will go again next summer.

Thank JacksonGalloways
Jeff E, General Manager at ZooMontana, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Wonderful! Thank you for the kind words. We look forward to your next visit! Jeff Ewelt Executive Director ZooMontana

Reviewed 10 October 2018

ZooMontana is amazing for a zoo that gets no state or city funding! It is for people of all ages - not just kids! So many cool events to attend all year through!

Thank Lea Ann Y
Jeff E, General Manager at ZooMontana, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review! We take pride in all we offer, especially those great events! We look forward to your next visit! Jeff Ewelt Executive Director ZooMontana

Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Great zoo at a low cost. Family fun activities at a well run zoo. The staff is knowledgeable and always happy to share with guests.

Thank Edward V
Jeff E, General Manager at ZooMontana, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Thank you so very much for taking the time to write a review! We look forward to your next visit! Jeff Ewelt Executive Director ZooMontana

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We love the zoo. Summer, rain or shine its great. During the summer make sure ypu have sunscreen, bug spray and water bottle. Great walk for kids and adults. Wonderful animals and they keep adding more. Staff is very helpful and friendly.

Thank Jennelle B
Jeff E, General Manager at ZooMontana, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Thank you so very much for your kind words! We look forward to your next visit! Jeff Ewelt Executive Director ZooMontana

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

The zoo isn't the biggest I've been to but is the best I've seen. The grounds were beautiful, the staff was very friendly and the animals were awesome. I loved seeing how the animals all seemed so happy in their areas. So many beautiful animals...More

Thank Woolsey F
Jeff E, General Manager at ZooMontana, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Wow! Thank you for the great review and kind words. We look forward to your next visit! Jeff Ewelt Executive Director ZooMontana

Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

So beautiful and peaceful. Loved the entire zoo. If I lived in Billings I wou The only change I would make is the beaver. I wish he had as big a place to live as the wolverine. Maybe they're working or we just didn't see...More

Thank 451netk
Jeff E, General Manager at ZooMontana, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Thank you for the visit and for the review. Funny you should mention the beaver, we agree with you. That habitat was never meant for beaver, but we had to make do when the beavers came to us (urgent rescue situation). We recognize the area...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018

I was there for an office party. The zoo is well cared for and the animals were very active when we were there. The zoo is open to walk around when you are there for business events. The bears were out when we were there....More

Thank Dave K
Jeff E, General Manager at ZooMontana, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review the Zoo. We truly enjoy hosting a multitude of business functions, it's a great getaway for folks. We hope to see you again soon. Jeff Ewelt Executive Director ZooMontana

Reviewed 30 August 2018

Perfect size zoo. All the animals were happy, otters ran right up to us, grizzly bears were playing in their pool, all the animals were quite happy. The botanical garden area was beautiful, we were there in the springtime. And we loved all the peacocks...More

Thank kiwi59101
Jeff E, General Manager at ZooMontana, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Thank you for the visit and for the kind words! We take pride in being a small Zoo, so your comments mean the world to us! Hope to see you again. Jeff Ewelt Executive Director ZooMontana

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theresafritzfamily
16 November 2018|
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Unfortunately, no, only service animals.
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pattyt341
31 October 2018|
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Thanks all for the answers! The rates supplied are year round.
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175kenleyh
19 August 2018|
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Thanks everyone for answering! Yes, 10am-2pm, and you can stay on grounds until 3pm. If it's really snowy, or extremely cold (negative temps), be sure to give us a call or check out our website before coming over, as the... More
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