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Tregembo Animal Park

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Address: 5811 Carolina Beach Rd, Wilmington, NC 28412-2613
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Second time!

This was the second time we've visited. We love seeing the animals and we especially love feeding the goats!

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stephanie T
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Tuckerton, New Jersey
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Tuckerton, New Jersey
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26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the second time we've visited. We love seeing the animals and we especially love feeding the goats!

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Thank Stephanie T
Garner, North Carolina
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154 reviews
79 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

I am writing this review to respond to the reviewers who think they can, with a 30 minute trip, become instantaneous experts on private zoos, animals, private zoos and Tregembo Animal Park in particular. It is not that simple. George Tregembo who started the park, loved animals and began collecting them in the 1940-50’s. At some point to help fund... More 

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Thank angsw72
Burlington, Vermont
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This place is a horrible place for their animals. They supposedly rescued them but not neglect them just for profit. No shade, lonely animals, small enclosures, no enrichment whatsoever. Would like to see the owners live like these animals. Despicable. I would not have paid to get in had I known how horrific this place is. Would give negative rating... More 

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2 Thank KrisInstead
Wilmington, North Carolina
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62 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

A stop at Tregembo Animal Park is well worth a couple hours of your time and that of your Family as well. The exhibits are extremely well presented, the Staff is very professional and visible during our visit and it is very easy to view a large variety of well cared for animals.Robert and Rita are great operators, the Zoo... More 

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Thank gigoodies
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The animals here were in not so roomy cages and our area once had a protest against this place because of that. I cant remember if they let you take photos or not.

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1 Thank Ethan N
Blairstown, New Jersey
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56 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Nice cost friendly experience for the entire family. The kids loved it and would recommend for any age group.

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Thank Blairstown
Wilmington, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

I am a frequent visitor at this zoo, so I can personally attest to the condition and care of the animals. The main point of my review is to clarify some misperceptions I have read on some reviews. Each and every animal has fresh, clean water. In the enclosures where you don't see "a bucket or dish", these animals have... More 

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3 Thank jwe1198
Wilmington, North Carolina
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 August 2016

I have been to a lot of zoos up and down the coast and their are a lot of very poor zoos in Florida but this one is very nice and you can tell the folks that own it care about animals I know this for a fact because I donated my macaw I had for 6 years to them... More 

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1 Thank frankcastle616
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

The Zoo looks small from the road but it is a lot bigger in the inside. Lots of great animals to see. Our family had a wonderful experience.

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2 Thank Lydia521
Wilmington, Delaware
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53 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016

This is an ok zoo . It is small and limited animals . Lots of monkeys . Peacocks, ducks roam around free. Worth the money just to check it out.

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Thank Corine S

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