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Cameron Park Zoo

Features Animals
1701 N 4th St, Waco, TX 76707-2463
+1 254-750-8400
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Not for me

I had visited the Cameron Park Zoo in the early 2000s when I was stationed at Fort Hood. I remember... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Austin, Texas
Day at the zoo.

Was very nice felt so natural and was able to see at least 98 percent of the animals they promoted... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ruben L
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“perfect size” (25 reviews)
“indoor exhibits” (12 reviews)
“tree house” (9 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
1701 N 4th St, Waco, TX 76707-2463
+1 254-750-8400
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had visited the Cameron Park Zoo in the early 2000s when I was stationed at Fort Hood. I remember being disappointed by this zoo back then. My husband and I had decided to give the zoo another shot based on their Yelp and Tripadvisor...More

Thank Apanda8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was very nice felt so natural and was able to see at least 98 percent of the animals they promoted they had. Would I recommend to visit this zoo yes I would, definitely!!!

Thank Ruben L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We picked a cool day in oct with friends and our 3yr olds. There was lots of tree shade and a few cool indoor exhibits.We got there right when they opened and went through all of the exhibits before the kids started to get tired...More

1  Thank Ashley C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great zoo that features a small aquarium. The zoo was clean, animals were on display and there was plenty of shading. The aquarium was fantastic. Parking is free.

1  Thank LRM321
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very well organized and beautiful to walk through. Great for children to learn and see the animals. I highly recommend this zoo.

Thank Kristy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Cameron Park Zoo earlier this week and were very impressed. For a city the size of Waco, the zoo had many first class exhibits. Like nearly any zoo, there were some exhibits that could be improved/enlarged but overall Waco has done a...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were out of town and our family we were visiting decided they wanted to take our toddler to the zoo. She is 2.5. We went during the week (Monday) so it was not crowded at all. We had a Memphis Zoo Membership so it...More

1  Thank Joel S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Animals are well cared for. There are places for children to interact and play. Grounds are clean and beautifully landscaped. Nice gift shops. A great place to get some exercise and enjoy an afternoon.

Thank Shelly W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very good zoo, lots of shade and very nice exhibits, would definitely recommend it! The price is very reasonable too.

Thank Lawrence P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Considering the size of Waco, a mid-size city of about 125,000 people, this is a really good zoo! Overall, it is very clean and the exhibits are well laid-out around a large circle. There is a lot of shade, some fun play areas for the...More

Thank fergusontribe
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21 May 2016|
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Response from TexasDadWaco | Reviewed this property |
I would agree with all, 2 hours is a good amount of time. Can you walk through the whole thing in an hour, yes. But to stop and watch, play on the slides and stuff, maybe have a drink on the deck... Two hours plus. If you... More
Angelia E
14 February 2016|
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Response from Charles B | Reviewed this property |
When planning a visit during the winter months, be sure to check our weather factors page to see what animals may remain off exhibit. Zoo Hours Monday through Saturday – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday – 11 a.m. to 5... More