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Address: 1200 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46222-4500
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Home to over 2,000 animals and Indiana's largest aquarium, this 64-acre zoo...

Home to over 2,000 animals and Indiana's largest aquarium, this 64-acre zoo has lions, elephants and other wild animals roaming through natural settings. A special petting area allows children to touch, but not feed, the tamer animals. There's also the world's largest enclosed dolphin show and a roller-coaster for all ages to enjoy.

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Christmas At The Zoo

Wonderful time for Christmas at the zoo. The zoo was decorated everywhere, and offered free refills on hot cider or hot chocolate. Great experience to get you in the mood for... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wonderful time for Christmas at the zoo. The zoo was decorated everywhere, and offered free refills on hot cider or hot chocolate. Great experience to get you in the mood for Christmas! The zoo was also VERY CLEAN.

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Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to the zoo on a Tuesday with the intent to keep ourselves busy until 3pm when we had a appointment that we were all looked my forward to. The Zoo was a very happy surprise. Our teens lived it and so did we. The exhibits are all very close to one another and the animals are all active.... More 

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Huber Heights, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My friend and I were driving through Indy and passed by the Zoo, so we decided to stop. Definitely worth it!! The parking lot is easy to navigate and doesn't require a lot of walking, even with plenty of space for cars. There's tons to do and see, you can very easily spend all day here, which is what I... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I had a good time...that being said, I thought $7 for parking and $20 for admission (just me) when not everything is up and running is a bit much. Coaster, Skyline, most of the eateries.... I didn't do the dolphin show and maybe that would have been better. If I would have had the grandkids with me...they would have loved... More 

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Camby, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Zoo is state of the art. A beautiful location in Indy. Orangutan habitat is a highlight. Train ride, Elevated ride around the Oragutan exhibit, Roller Coaster and Carousel and lots of places to eat. Great dolphin show with under pool glass viewing area. Great family place to visit.

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Noblesville, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I'm not normally a fan of zoos but this one is a well-cared for place and the animals look healthy. Worth a trip.

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Thank mburbank2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this place! Always something new for the young kids and even my older grandchildren. Im a member/grandparents pass with eight grandchildren for a measley 140 a year!! Where else can you go and spend time and make memories for that??

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my 3 boys to the zoo while in town for a soccer tournament. We were all slightly underwhelmed - there was a lot of walking, with not a lot of animals to see along the way. In addition, we were not allowed to take our own food into the zoo, which, when you are already spending a ton to... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We love going the Indianapolis Zoo. The animals are awesome. We loved the dolphin show and the Orangutan visit.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We love all the events at zoo but the BOO ZOO is the best. Our son dresses up and loves the activities for Boo Zoo. I have to admit I get excited too.

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