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Oregon Zoo

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4001 SW Canyon Rd, Portland, OR 97221-2799
+1 503-226-1561
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Community-supported since 1888, the Oregon Zoo is a world leader in animal welfare and conservation, connecting more than 1.6 million visitors with the world of wildlife every year.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“elephant exhibit” (101 reviews)
“polar bear” (63 reviews)
“baby elephant” (50 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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4001 SW Canyon Rd, Portland, OR 97221-2799
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"elephant exhibit"
in 101 reviews
"polar bear"
in 63 reviews
"baby elephant"
in 50 reviews
"train ride"
in 77 reviews
"animals seem"
in 25 reviews
"wide variety of animals"
in 22 reviews
"great northwest"
in 23 reviews
"summer concerts"
in 24 reviews
"great exhibits"
in 22 reviews
"pacific northwest"
in 42 reviews
"children's museum"
in 32 reviews
"whole family"
in 28 reviews
"public transportation"
in 22 reviews
"rose gardens"
in 22 reviews
"elephants"
in 412 reviews
"enclosures"
in 134 reviews
"habitat"
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Reviewed today

we went to the zoo on Monday with our granddaughter hoping to spend a short time (she is a two-year old) looking at some animals and riding the carousel before nap time. we arrived to see the mountain goats (very cool) as there was a...More

Thank C Stephen S
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The winding path through the Pacific Northwest exhibits is very nice. There are lots of exhibits in the lower area of the zoo that are under construction, however. Enjoyed seeing the fruit bats, bears, condors, and various ducks. Lots of classes coming through on a...More

Thank Nas05
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I love the zoo my wife and I usually have a season pass. I just renewed. Such a good feeling to know that this summer we can come as often as we want.

Thank Guineapigsrule
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice medium sized zoo with good variety of animals, from elephants to tigers to an aviary of African birds. Some of the exhibits, such as the rhinos and crocodile, were unfortunately closed, and much of the zoo seemed to be under construction. Many of the...More

Thank EJ414
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The surroundings are great here and kept very clean and tidy. The animals were pretty much all very active and werea pleasure to see.

Thank heydavebaker
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to this zoo a number of times over the decades but it keeps getting better. It was a fairly warm day so most animals were relaxing in the shade but they have events at different exhibits over the day such as feeding...More

Thank Roamann
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We love to spend time with our grandkids at the zoo. Our grandson especially likes the insect area. It is very clean and the staff is friendly.

Thank sfender527
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Oregon Zoo with the grandchildren. The exhibits were very interesting and interactive enough for the young kids to have had a really good time. Well recommended.

Thank Norman P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This zoo is very clean, you have the opportunity to see the animals very close because the place where they are situated are natural and they use a lot of windows in clear plastic that allow you to be close To them. The variety of...More

Thank Judith W
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I don’t visit the zoo these days since I am now 87 years old but each year I purchase a membership so my grandchildren can take their friends and visit Portland’s beautiful zoo. They all enjoy doing that when they are in town. The zoo...More

Thank mjk070331
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tacodog123
20 May 2018|
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Response from Roamann | Reviewed this property |
I don't know what part of the year but the signs said 2020. The giraffe's are on display now in another exhibit, I didn't see the black rhino's so not sure where they are.
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tacodog123
20 May 2018|
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Response from Heather P | Reviewed this property |
We went a couple months ago & had a fabulous time seeing all the other animals! There was enough to keep us busy for several hours!
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Danielle I
10 May 2018|
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Response from Traci V | Reviewed this property |
After an hour and half you will all be ready for a nap. Id say 2 hours and bring your hats and water bottles. You can rent strollers there. Also try to park at the beaverton park and ride for free or maybe goosehollow... More
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