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Zoo Miami

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Zoo Miami General Admission with Optional Monorail and Animal Feeding Upgrade
From US$ 24.57*
Zoo Miami General Admission with Optional Monorail and Animal Feeding Upgrade
From US$ 24.57*
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“giraffe feeding”(80 reviews)
“rent a bike”(83 reviews)
“animal exhibits”(37 reviews)
Zoo Miami today occupies almost 750 acres, and is home to more than 3,000 animals representing over 500 different species. Of this population, more than 40 species are classified as endangered. The zoo also houses more than 1,000 species of trees...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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12400 SW 152nd St, Miami, FL 33177-1402
+1 305-251-0400
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

When something says it's "Open every day of the year", you generally think it means more than just the gates being open. Many 'attractions' had nothing in them, most concessions weren't opem and even the water fountains didn't have water. With the exception of the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Michael R
Reviewed 3 days ago

This zoo is HUGE! It is a 3 mile stretch of nature and wildlife. I highly recommend renting a bike. It helps you get through the zoo quicker and its fun to see the animals while biking through the zoo. The newer Florida exhibit is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kaylag686
Reviewed 3 days ago

Miami Zoo is well worth a visit, especially with kids! Be sure to rent the bike for 4 people to avoid long, hot walks! They have added a new section where you can have the kids walk through plastic tubes under the water and see...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JoaquinCartagena
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a great day at the zoo. Love the fact that when the twins got hot I was able to cool them off in their water sprinkler park for kids. That was the best !!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tee_305
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Took our granddaughter here on our trip to Miami because of all the great reviews I had read, but unfortunately it did not live up to its reputation. The zoo is large and has lots of animal enclosures but nearly half of the animals were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pdegolier
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was by far one of the best zoos I've been to. We visited on New Year's Eve and practically had the park to ourselves. It was excellent! The animals were active and we had no trouble seeing any of the exhibits. By far one...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GoPlacesMac73
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good place a quiet place for the family a bit expensive but to spend a day is fine You can not take the food so you have to buy the one in the place but it is not expensive spend 10 dollars for a dish...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank hcuevas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful zoo; very thoughtfully planned. The animals are in ‘natural’ habitats-no cages here! Many rest areas with washrooms, drinking fountains, cafes, play areas for children, drink/ice cream machines. There are four wheel group bicycles-great for families with young children or anyone with mobility challenges. Staff...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank R2472KEshirleyl
Reviewed 1 week ago

After visiting the Cincinnati zoo, Zoo Miami was disappointing . After walking around for a while we Bought the Monorail tickets. If you are hoping to see anything from the Monorail forget it. It is just a very slow ride from one stop to another...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Maria M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Zoo Miami, what a wonderful surprise and thank you for your appreciation of our service members. We were expecting to pay a small fortune for the six of us and received an incredible discount in honor of my father being a disabled veteran. We were...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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28 December 2018|
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Response from FPAdventurer | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, that will be impossible. A half way point would be staying at the Marriott at Dadeland with some dinner options in the Dadeland Mall and South Miami. Ideally you would stay in Brickell, Key Biscayne, Coral... More
28 December 2018|
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Response from rgonzalez5 | Reviewed this property |
The zoo is out west. Not much there. I’d suggest you stay on beach and skip the zoo. You have Jungle Island right next to the beach and it might be better than the zoo. Have fun and stay near the beach. If you want something... More
Ran H
26 November 2018|
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Response from ZooMiami | Property representative |
Thank you for purchasing your tickets online. You can redeem your tickets within one year from the date of purchase. See you soon!