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Lehigh Valley Zoo

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5150 Game Preserve Rd, Schnecksville, PA 18078-3305
+1 610-799-4171
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So cute!

This is the perfect zoo for young families. Small enough to walk even with the littlest of legs... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kerry B
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Schnecksville, Pennsylvania
Small but nice.

My son did an environmental science merit badge program here. It was 5 weeks and while there we... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
Staushmanjd
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Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania
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  • Excellent39%
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  • Average12%
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“day trip”(14 reviews)
“snack stand”(3 reviews)
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Lehigh Valley Zoo is home to approximately 300 animal ambassadors representing 104 species, 36 of which are classified as endangered, threatened, or species of concern.
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5150 Game Preserve Rd, Schnecksville, PA 18078-3305
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+1 610-799-4171
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"african penguins"
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"day trip"
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"snack stand"
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"christmas lights"
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"holiday lights"
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"hot cocoa"
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"picnic lunch"
in 5 reviews
"kids and adults"
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"field trip"
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"definitely worth the trip"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful area"
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"covered bridge"
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"game preserve"
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"two hours"
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"take pictures"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the perfect zoo for young families. Small enough to walk even with the littlest of legs yet big enough to see great animals. The zoo continues to grow offering more animals, exhibits and events. The zoo participate in the zoo reciprocity program allowing...More

Thank Kerry B
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

My son did an environmental science merit badge program here. It was 5 weeks and while there we were able to go around the zoo also. If you rush, you can get around the whole zoo in 30 minutes, but taking your time it can...More

Thank Staushmanjd
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

We visited on a really cold day in mid-April. It actually began to snow. We bundled up, but it was so cold that we gave up after an hour. Obviously not the zoo's fault! The animals were huddled in their little huts and not very...More

Thank Travelingpianoman
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

I love this zoo! Great place to take little kids and even bring your own picnic in to save money. Be sure to get a schedule as certain things go on through out the day. Get there when they open 10:00-10:30. If you are going...More

Thank kelly c
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This place is very scenic. Nice drive to get there but I do suggest go in the morning to enjoy the activities we went late in the afternoon all a the animals where taking a nap. They where very adorable. The ticket lines are long...More

Thank Brigit G
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

We (4 young-at-heart adults) visited just before Christmas to see the holiday lights display. We were very impressed! The zoo did a nice job (each year they get slightly better, apparently, too), and there was festive color and lots of twinkling lights everywhere, right from...More

Thank ellenbee56
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

This zoo is great. It is small, which gives you more time to learn about & visit the animals. There are a few interactive spots within (butterfly garden, petting zoo,etc.). The pricing is reasonable, even the snack stand is pretty reasonable. There is a great...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the awesome Lights with family. The zoo was organized with helpful staff and parking attendants for the crowds.

Thank shenn11
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

What an awesome place to see Christmas lights!!!! The zoo was totally lit with incredible displays of lights. I would highly recommend going!!!

Thank Beth E
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

I have in-laws that live in Bethlehem so whenever I visit with the wife and kids we check out Lehigh Valley Zoo. First, I love the location of the zoo, right in the middle of Trexler Game Preserve where you will drive by buffalo that...More

1  Thank 614phoenix
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Jennifer W
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We purchased our tickets at the gate
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Free and close to the entrance.
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