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Zoo Boise

#8 of 130 things to do in Boise Features Animals
355 E Julia Davis Dr, Boise, ID 83702-7670
+1 208-384-4125
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My kids and I love to dash to the zoo for a morning or afternoon visit. They are 7 and 4. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
BoiseCarrie
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Boise, Idaho
Nice zoo, good location

This is a very nice smaller zoo, good price, and easy to get around. This zoo was larger and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
da2015
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Kennewick, Washington
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  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
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355 E Julia Davis Dr, Boise, ID 83702-7670
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My kids and I love to dash to the zoo for a morning or afternoon visit. They are 7 and 4. The giraffe slide is always our first stop, followed by the prairie dog tunnels.

Thank BoiseCarrie
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a very nice smaller zoo, good price, and easy to get around. This zoo was larger and better than what I expected for a town the size of Boise. Has a variety of animals, interestimg exhibits, a carousel, and just about the right...More

Thank da2015
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I came to boise specifically to come to the Boise zoo, we both left very disappointed not only was there not as many animals as we've seen at other zoos, but the layout of the zoo was extremely choppy and didn't flow...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very awesome Zoo had plenty of animals lots of carnival rides for all the kids lots and lots of fun we will be visiting again

Thank katcha1971
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here with my sister and my three young children. Love how the animal enclosures have spaces for children in strollers to look in. It was VERY hot the day we went, so a lot of the animals were being lazy and lethargic, but the...More

Thank Julie F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Concessions closed. Don't like to walk through STORE to leave...... Go early before it gets to hot for the animals and you.

Thank Linda O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is really a walkable zoo, and they've done some nice upgrades since I was last there. I took my grandchildren hoping for a "petting zoo" experience like they used to have, but not they have "Farmland" which is just some goats you can feed....More

Thank connjohns
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Continuing our Idaho excursion, today we you d and explored ZOO BOISE. Thursdays?Are "family days" so all 3 adults got in for under $22.00! Free parking, nearby many other?attractions (rose garden, museums). Zoo was?well staffed with enthusiastic people who seem to love their jobs and...More

Thank Kathy N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took our grandkids here while visiting. Pens are very dirty and smelly. It was very sad to see. None of the concessions open. It needs some maintenance.

Thank toot832042
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent about an hour and a half early today. Lovely setting, amazing variety of animals and exhibits. Not well maintained, the landscaping totally neglected, buildings better. Animals are taken care of as best they can in the facilities that exist... the zoo needs significant support

Thank Scott A
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