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Milwaukee County Zoo

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10001 W Bluemound Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226-4384
+1 414-256-5412
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Great zoo

There is a lot to do at the Milwaukee zoo. A good variety of animals as well as a rope climbing... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Chris H
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Great zoo!

We love this zoo! Great place to walk and see the animals. There are lots of shade trees which... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
northernerpalmtreelo
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Kenosha, Wisconsin
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
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“train ride” (85 reviews)
“zip line” (52 reviews)
“big cats” (40 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:30
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10001 W Bluemound Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226-4384
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+1 414-256-5412
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There is a lot to do at the Milwaukee zoo. A good variety of animals as well as a rope climbing course and zip line. The sky glider and pony rides are seasonal during the summer. The train goes around the entire zoo and I...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We love this zoo! Great place to walk and see the animals. There are lots of shade trees which is very nice on a hot day. We enjoyed a Oceans of Fun show also for a few dollars more.

Thank northernerpalmtreelo
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Took my three 7 yr old grandkids to the Milwaukee zoo. This zoo use to be my favorite. Haven't been there in about 4 yrs. The zoo looked empty only a few big cats outside and a few inside. Thought there were more houses with...More

Thank Kathy O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to the Zoo in Milwaukee for the first time in several years. We paid $36 to enter and to park. Got there about 1:30 PM and left 2 hours later. It was a beautiful day to go. Temperature got up to about 90. Took...More

Thank WorldTravelerSoCal
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my 8 year old Granddaughter who had a ton of fun. It is a compact zoo so it is easy to get around for us old folks. Great viewing spots to really feel like you are there. Worth a trip.

Thank RandR1948
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great zoo to visit. A casual walk through the zoo will result in viewing many of the animals of the world that will amaze you. In their native habitat, they seem to enjoy being there and don't mind all the curious humans that stop...More

Thank ED M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We come here every year for a company picnic, and it has been awesome every time. As far as zoos go, this one is the cleanest I have been to. The animal enclosures are also some of the biggest and most well maintained. There are...More

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a well planned zoo with a wide variety of animals! Our 4 year old grandson loves it! He has been here every season of the year & there is plenty to entertain him. If it's cold or wet, we spend more time inside...More

Thank Leann C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Milwaukee County Zoo is really great! We have a zoo pass and love going several times a year. There is a good amount of animals to look at. It does get a little crowded but it is a big zoo so it isn't usually...More

Thank shelbyraye90
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a great famly fun place. Spend the day learning about and interact with the animals. Children love it! The train ride around the entire grounds is the BEST!

Thank Erico O
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Mandi L
5 September 2017|
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Response from Hstack08 | Reviewed this property |
Typically people for the first time spend 4-6 hours if you want to see everything.
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Ashley L
19 July 2017|
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Response from Mark K | Reviewed this property |
It's been my understanding everyone must be in the same vehicle. I had the samething happen to me when my parents came along in their car, and when we told the person at the front gate that the vehicle behind us was... More
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erinmt24
5 July 2017|
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Response from Michael W | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are picnic tables inside the zoo area that you can sit at.
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