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Salato Wildlife Education Center

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For little money, you get an easy accessible variety of life animals and plants Loved the... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
GoeieWitte
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What a great way to spend some time with family on a very hot Tuesday afternoon. Wheelchair... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
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Lexington, Kentucky
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1 Sportsmans Ln, Frankfort, KY 40601-3951
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All reviews game farm live animals fishing pond indoor and outdoor exhibits walking trails local animals bison great place for children children and adults whole family walk around any age great place to visit self guided tour couple of hours all ages deer
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

For little money, you get an easy accessible variety of life animals and plants Loved the aquariums, stuffed birds and the dioramas Funny to pay to go see white tailed deer while we have plenty in the backyard. The large hiking trail was unfortunately closed,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank GoeieWitte
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Checked this place out for a fun time when in town. Very well kept & neat exhibits to check out, with easy to follow areas to see different animals. Of course when we were there, it was a little cloudy/gloomy outside, but it was still...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

What a great way to spend some time with family on a very hot Tuesday afternoon. Wheelchair accessible for the most part, educational and fun. Friendly and informative staff.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank sarahtuckerburton
Reviewed 9 September 2018

This is a great place to bring the kids and learn a little about Kentucky wildlife and the ecosystem in Kentucky. We usually go there once or twice a year. There's a black bear, deer, a wildcat, turkeys and buffalo just to name a few...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Daniel I
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Certainly not a big zoo but very entertaining and educational for its purpose....to showcase native Ky animals, fish, and reptiles. A very good (and inexpensive) way to spend a couple hours in Frankfort! Look for the wild rabbits, geese, and ducks as you enter the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank MikeLovesHuntsville
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We love the game farm! Its an awesome activity for families or just to take a walk and see some fun things. My kids love it! The staff is always great. We go a few times a month.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank btm8004
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Easy walk outside & great play/hands on learning area inside. Both my 6 & 9 yr olds enjoyed it. It was a hot day on our visit and a lot of the animals were staying in the shade but could still be viewed.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Michelle K
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Love this place! Part zoo and part educational center and ALL fun! Great place for the family to spend a day to learn about local wildlife!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank ThreeFeathersRanch
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The nature walk was really interesting . You get to see the animals in almost a "nayural " envoirment. I would almost call it Frankforts best little Zoo. My wife especially enjoyed it after having cataract surgery. the animals were very clear to see.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank pamjoefrankfort
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Nice local place for families. Enjoyed brining my out of town family. It has grown over the years. Nice that you can get fishing poles for free.

Date of experience: June 2018
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$4 So sorry took so long. Have not been on TripAdvisor fir months
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