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East Texas Gators and Wildlife Park

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9515 Fm 1255, Grand Saline, TX 75140-5029
+1 903-962-5630
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Nice place although a bit pricey.

This is a nice place to visit with the kids however, some of the animals are in cages way too... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
Doug I
Great find!

Great place to enjoy your time with teenagers, would definitely return, enjoyed the gator feed and... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
Mario A
Fallon, Nevada
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9515 Fm 1255, Grand Saline, TX 75140-5029
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

This is a nice place to visit with the kids however, some of the animals are in cages way too small. Other animals were difficult for the kids to see because they were in cages with little access for line of sight. Most of the...More

Thank Doug I
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Great place to enjoy your time with teenagers, would definitely return, enjoyed the gator feed and the goats!!!!

Thank Mario A
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We stopped here on our way to Arkansas enjoyed ourselves despite the heat. They have several paddock type areas with a variety of animals--gators, of course, peacocks, monkeys, baboons, zebras, kangaroos, bears, ducks, goats, a camel, alpaca, and cranes (watch out, they bite!) They have...More

Thank Deb M
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Great for all ages. Have areas for birthday parties. Not just gators, but all types of critters. Decent food and cool atmosphere. Wait for warm weather to see the gators more active.

Thank Retired0814
Reviewed 4 March 2017

I've taken my grandchildren there on several occasions. The employees are very friendly and enjoy letting anyone hold or pet the animals. They have baby gators inside plus snakes, ferrets and other wild creatures. They have a gift shop, picnic area and a small play...More

1  Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 30 January 2017

What a gem and they are expanding the premises with more animals. It is clean, interesting and a spectacular way to spend a family afternoon. Highly recommend. The staff is amazing and the snakes, lemurs, alligators, bear sloths (my favorite), otters (you have to meet...More

Thank Heather F
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We were visiting Grand Saline and were looking up what else there was to do in that area and the East Texas Gators popped up. My girlfriend and I decided to give it a shot and we were wonderfully surprised! It was clean and maintained,...More

2  Thank C. J. H
Reviewed 26 November 2016

pet a ;live snake. watch the alligators and feed the ducks. Many local animals that have been housed here while they recuperate from injury or need relocation. A gift shop is there also to buy the usual souvenir.

Thank peteivonne
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

The women that worked were very friendly. Inside had about 10-12 small animals such as snakes, ferrets, and fish. Once inside park area some geese and ducks, a donkey, a pig, a turkey, a llama, and some lemurs. Had 3 areas for alligators and employee...More

Thank Okiemom2007
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

There are lots of animals other than gators. Get there for feeding time! While she was feeding them, she told fun facts about general gator stuff as well as stories about a couple individual gators that are there. Inside the staff will take the smaller...More

Thank Beckbeck B
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