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Erie Zoo

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423 W 38th St, Erie, PA 16508-2701
+1 814-464-4091
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Animal World

Mr. Rogers would say :"It's great to be you, just You". so be a kid again, go to the Erie Zoo... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sarasota, Florida
Small But Charming Zoo

The Erie Zoo is quite small, however charming, especially for kids to enjoy their nice collection... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Robert V
Ave Maria, Florida
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  • Average9%
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“train ride” (86 reviews)
“children's area” (24 reviews)
“perfect size” (25 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
423 W 38th St, Erie, PA 16508-2701
+1 814-464-4091
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Mr. Rogers would say :"It's great to be you, just You". so be a kid again, go to the Erie Zoo. rekindle some days from your childhood, when you saw a giraffe, tiger, elephant, otter, or snake for the very first time. Let your nostrils...More

Thank carolynthepilot
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Erie Zoo is quite small, however charming, especially for kids to enjoy their nice collection of animals. The place is clean, accessible, easy to walk, and takes about an hour or so to see and experience all their exhibits, including the train ride. Located...More

Thank Robert V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our zoo has expanded over several years. Many of the animal attractions have been updated for their safety and enjoyment. The children's area is hands on. Love this place to visit. Take the train ride first to see the area.

Thank T8243LLellenm
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I may be a bit biased, but I love my hometown zoo. It's the perfect size for even the youngest animal lovers to enjoy. The collection includes a great variety of animals with exhibits that are easy to see. My personal favorites are the orangutans,...More

Thank CBar2015
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Traveled 2 hours to come see the lovely Erie Zoo but it was closed, contradicting what the website stated. I suggest calling in advance because apparently you never know when they're going to close at random.

Thank Haley B
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Would definitely recommend!!! Amazing animals and you can get really close to them!! Loved walking around and really enjoyed this place!! A must when visiting Erie

Thank Amy N
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

This zoo was fun. There were a lot different animals and it was right around Halloween so the spooky decorations were a lot of fun. They regularly have special feedings and talks. My favorite were the farm animals.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 18 October 2017

This is a nice little zoo, we saw the entire thing in under an hour and a half. The gibbons have a baby and he was pestering mom and dad and climbing everywhere, jumping off of things, being very entertaining for a solid 20 minutes....More

Thank Ashley A
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

I visited this zoo on Labor Day and overall enjoyed my experience. There were more animals than I was expecting, which was a pleasant surprise. Many of the animals were out and active that day. I personally was disappointed because both of the animals I...More

Thank Sara H
Reviewed 13 October 2017

This is a nice zoo with nice exhibits. Its a small zoo so you can do it in an afternoon. Great for small kids.

Thank Justin S
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19 June 2017|
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Response from Ronald C | Reviewed this property |
plenty of room.
Jill M
15 April 2017|
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Response from one1on1one | Reviewed this property |
Snack-fast food, and strip fast foods available off site.
31 August 2016|
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Response from JenniferJBerg | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am sorry but I do not know the bus routes in Erie. You could call the bus transit terminal and ask. Sorry that I am not more help. Enjoy the Zoo. We loved it. Jennifer