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ZOOMARS Petting Zoo

#2 of 23 things to do in San Juan Capistrano Features Animals
31791 Los Rios St, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3113
+1 949-831-6550
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Didn't know this zoo was here

Took our grand kids here when they visited from the east coast.The petting zoo is located behind... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mission Viejo, California
guinea pig petting galore!!

My granddaughter loves visiting here every year she comes to visit. There are countless hours of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Laguna Hills, California
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We're one of a kind and hay bales of fun. We're good times, friendly animals and the happiest folks you'll ever meet. For the past 30 years our little zoo has charmed more than three million visitors
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“train ride” (14 reviews)
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31791 Los Rios St, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3113
+1 949-831-6550
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took our grand kids here when they visited from the east coast.The petting zoo is located behind the San Juan Capistrano train station. A short walk. Younger children would probably enjoy spending an hour here.

Thank larrygilbert
Reviewed 1 week ago

My granddaughter loves visiting here every year she comes to visit. There are countless hours of holding, petting, feeding, and a little chasing of the guinea pigs. Horse rides are always fun, along with the train and panning for gold. The playground, and hay bale...More

Thank NH2CA
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to visit with your kids, horseback riding, animal petting, and nice people. Located in San Juan Capistrano near the mission, it is always a fun place to visit. I brought my Daughter here and she loved it. The people that work here are...More

Thank Anthony T
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Kids can pet guinea pigs, goats, and sheep. They can ride a pony or a horse and see cows, alpacas, llamas, and chickens. Zoomars sells veggies to feed some of the animals. There's a train to ride, a playground, a large hay-bale maze, tables for...More

2  Thank Lanjohns
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We had a blast here, I think we were the only folks there without children! Sat with the guinea pigs for a long time and hung out with the goat, petting them and brushing them. You must spend the extra money and get the food....More

2  Thank Kiona144
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Thank you so much for the passes you donated to military families through Homefront America! Thank you for your faithful dedication to military families year after year! I have been visiting your zoo for my entire life an an thrilled to share this experience with...More

1  Thank 4porters
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Brought my 8 and 10 year old girls and had a great time. You can enjoy petting and holding guinea pigs, brushing goats, sheep, we pet an emu, llamas, alpacas, pigs. The animals look comfortable and well taken care of which isn't always the case...More

1  Thank kimchenugget
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Took two little ones for their first visit to a petting zoo; they went ballistic on all of the rabbits, goats etc. The elder road the pony but the ride was absurdly short, only a hundred feet or so for $5. All in all, a...More

Thank petelapuh
Reviewed 8 March 2017

What a special environment for children to experience feeding animals and interacting with them. All areas were incredibly clean and well cared for, with consideration given to seating in the largest pen which houses Guinea pigs. Yes, you must manage small children to make sure...More

Thank grammy472017
Reviewed 25 February 2017

A favorite place to take the train to with the grand kids. It's just a short walk from where you get off the train. They enjoy the petting area, the pony ride and seeing some of the other animals. You do need to buy some...More

Thank DavidFullerton
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