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Milwaukee County Zoo

#7 of 174 things to do in Milwaukee Features Animals
10001 W Bluemound Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226-4384
+1 414-256-5412
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Fun, friendly zoo!

This zoo was much more than what we expected. We had a couple hours to kill before our plane left... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
owilcox21
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Bedford, Indiana
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Inside Out Animal Body Worlds Exhibit

This was an outstanding exhibit! The incredible displays and informational signs can only enhance... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
HTCWI
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Marathon, WI
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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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 3 days ago via mobile

This zoo was much more than what we expected. We had a couple hours to kill before our plane left, and we thought we'd try the zoo. I'm so glad we did! There were several demonstrators out and about and you could tell they really...More

Thank owilcox21
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was an outstanding exhibit! The incredible displays and informational signs can only enhance everyone's knowledge of the complexity of animals! This was one of the coolest exhibits I have every seen! I just saw today that they have extended it through November 12, 2017...More

Thank HTCWI
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After a long wait to enter, parking was a snap. We found our family quickly and looked for the shows for the kids. After a few exhibits, we spent a couple hours in the kids area. The shows were nearly non-stop, birds, milking cows, etc....More

Thank TM B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed our trip to the zoo! It has a great variety of animals. We were excited to see gorillas, elephants, and rhinos, especially! There are lots of neat extras to do which were really fun. We enjoyed the train, sky chair, and the carousel....More

Thank Feenees
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was a very nice zoo that is very family friendly. Great displays and fun things for all to do. I had a very nice time here

Thank Dennis W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This zoo is the best that I've been to, including the San Diego Zoo. There are a lot of animal species and the exhibits are a nice break from being outside. It is very over priced though, and I feel like after you get in...More

Thank matt_d1977
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great family outing with 3 generations and hard to tell which generation liked it best. The grounds are clean and lovely flowers beds and wooded areas abound. We saw polar bears and bats, reptiles and giraffes. The animals are in native related enclosures and look...More

Thank ernie616
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a nice zoo that is easy to get around. There are very few hills. There was a nice selection of animals to view.

Thank redhawk47988
Reviewed 6 days ago

I have been to the Milwaukee County Zoo many times, all though things have changed many times, it always a great time with the family.

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are a family of 6 and parking and entry was $63! A litle steep, especially since there are still plenty of other opportunities to spend additional money. The zoo is worth going to at least once, though. There are a lot of animals to...More

Thank Casey M
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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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Jaime P
27 June 2017|
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Response from Michael W | Reviewed this property |
Zoo pass with parking option is best buy if you plan on visiting the zoo more than just once or twice a year!
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