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Cameron Park Zoo

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Address: 1701 N 4th St, Waco, TX 76707-2463
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+1 254-750-8400
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Surprised by the size for Waco.

Visited this zoo in Waco after seeing all the great reviews and was really impressed to see how big it was. I was really surprised we started walking thru. Plenty of animals to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
iGOandGOandGO
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Houston, Texas
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Kansas City, Kansas
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17 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A nice zoo but was a little disappointed on the upkeep in the animal areas. We are older and found the map hard to read, therefore getting pretty tired finding our way around.

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Thank Vickie L
Houston, Texas
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86 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Visited this zoo in Waco after seeing all the great reviews and was really impressed to see how big it was. I was really surprised we started walking thru. Plenty of animals to see with many being big city zoo quality. Was a bit crowded for being a weekday but by around 12 the parking lot was empty of buses... More 

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Thank iGOandGOandGO
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quick visit to this amazing zoo. We saw a lot of it in a couple hours. Great view of animals up close. Kids loved it.

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Thank Jillbliss
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The zoo is the perfect size. Not too large, yet big enough to see plenty of animals. They had exotic and local wildlife, which was a pleasant variety. All of the animals were lively and content when we visited!

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Thank Jessalyn W
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cameron Park Zoo is one of our best attractions in Waco, I've lived here in town most of my life and every time I go to the Zoo is a whole new experience- from taking my church students (kids) to going with my family or just friends, small but will keep you entertained and excited

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Thank Noelia B
Saint Louis, Missouri
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for a day trip. Found the zoo to be very nice and not too crowded. Plenty of shade and were able to actually see animals up close and active. Would definitely recommend.

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Thank randyham1
McKinney, Texas
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83 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a perfect weather day, so that made our visit all the better. I can see this zoo would be just as awesome on a typical blazing hot Texas summer day, though. Lots of shade and places to cool off. Perfect size zoo for little ones not to wear out too quickly and still see all the animals.... More 

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Thank drdave75
Robinson, Texas
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26 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cameron Park is a super cute zoo, having a wide variety of animals in a pretty environment for them and for the visitants.

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Thank Daniella S
Waco, Texas
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The zoo is always clean and well maintained. Nicest small zoo ever! They host a Halloween event called Zoo Boo every year and it is the best and safest way to go trick or treating with your small children.

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Thank jose254757
Santee, South Carolina
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62 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite it being Mothers' Day Holiday, the zoo did not feel overly crowded even though Overflow parking was practically full. The zoo is very clean and the animals ar obviously well cared for. Habitats for the larger animals provide them with lots of space. Volunteers were on duty at various exhibits to tell you about the animals and answer questions.... More 

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