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Heritage Park Zoo

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1403 Heritage Park Rd, Prescott, AZ 86301-6001
+1 928-778-4242
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Small enough to see it all

Nice variety of animals. If you live up here it's nice to have a zoo close by. Children would love... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jettay
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Prescott, Arizona
Pleasant visit with the animals

Pretty quiet day at the zoo. Enjoyed the feeding of the Tiger. Warm October day, so most critters... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
sweetoneinvegas
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Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary is a non-profit wildlife sanctuary, dedicated to the conservation and protection of native and exotic animals. Located in scenic Prescott, Arizona, the sanctuary provides a source of recreation, education and entertainment for all ages. With the mission of "Conservation through Education," Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary provides a unique and up-close experience with animals visitors may see nowhere else. Animals at Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary all have a story to tell and lesson to teach. We currently house more than 200 animals on our grounds - among them a Bengal Tiger, two Black Bears, two Clouded Leopard siblings, Mexican Gray Wolves, Bobcats, Lynx, Lemurs, various reptiles, and one of the largest tarantula displays in the Southwest.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1403 Heritage Park Rd, Prescott, AZ 86301-6001
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice variety of animals. If you live up here it's nice to have a zoo close by. Children would love it as you can get close up. They have farm animals too..be sure to check groupon for savings!

Thank Jettay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty quiet day at the zoo. Enjoyed the feeding of the Tiger. Warm October day, so most critters laying in the shade.

Thank sweetoneinvegas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the Zoo and arrived from Phoenix around 9:15 in the morning and since the feeding of the tiger is at 10:00am we decided to check out all the other animals. It is a small zoo that caters to sick, lame or abused animals...More

Thank brigadier192003
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have returned to the Heritage Park Zoo many times. It is a small zoo, but offers a very relaxing walk to see a good variety of animals. There is a play area for children. There are usually knowledgable volunteers who offer good information. A...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 9 October 2017

we really enjoyed our visit. We were there right at opening and they were cleaning enclosures and feeding, so we were able to see many of the animals eating. It's also a very nice walk!

Thank Brenda O
Reviewed 2 October 2017

They take great care of the animals. It is also a great place to spend time with family. They have a play ground for kids too. Make sure and see the tiger feeding.

Thank Justin G
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Every year that we visit Prescott, this zoo is on the top of the list. We have been to many zoo's around the country and this one gives you a feeling of closeness. Don't miss the 11A.M. feeding of Cassie, the Bengal 🐅. She hasn't...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Great little zoo, well maintained, with friendly staff. The animals are easily seen in their enclosures. I come here often.

Thank naframpton4623
Reviewed 9 September 2017

it was a rare experience to see the animals at night...everyone seemed to enjoy it...even the animals.

Thank Pearlbug2000
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We had a couple hours to kill and we both enjoy zoos so we gave this zoo a try one morning. It's a non-profit zoo, so there were lots of volunteers around. All were extremely helpful. There were lots of birds, reptiles and mammals to...More

Thank SalfromIL
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Mandi L
8 June 2017|
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Response from ALT44 | Reviewed this property |
We spent about an hour there. As others have noted, it is a very small zoo, and no food is available. And definitely go in the morning during the summer!
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Bruce F
8 December 2016|
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Response from HPZS_86301 | Property representative |
Hi Bruce, Thank you for inquiring. Our current policy is that only service animals are allowed on grounds. We are HUGE animal lovers here, and in a perfect world we'd all be able to take our dogs everywhere, but because we... More
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Minniebrat
6 February 2016|
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Response from AZnewbe | Reviewed this property |
Here is the Contact source for the Heritage Zoo. You might try searching the "Heritage Zoo" with one of the search engines. They have a Contact site. Policy won't let me send you the HTML or website link?
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