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Hattiesburg Zoo

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Great for Toddlers

My 18 month old loves this zoo. We went almost once a week this summer and she was always... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi
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Loved loved loved!

What a perfect little place! It's still growing, so stay tuned but in the meantime, what a sweet... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2017
Rockwall, Texas
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  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“train ride”(24 reviews)
“splash pad”(41 reviews)
“ropes course”(8 reviews)
12-acre Zoo featuring 100 species of animals including tiger, tapir, capybara, zebras, alpacas, primates, birds, sloths, reptiles, flamingos, servals, porcupines, etc. Attactions include train, carousel, 4-story high ropes adventure course, splash...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
107 S 17th Ave, Hattiesburg, MS 39401-6128
+1 601-545-4576
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All reviews train ride splash pad ropes course small children merry go round small town cool off playground area well worth the price couple of hours perfect size a great place to spend new orleans enjoyed our visit lots of fun great price concession stand
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

My 18 month old loves this zoo. We went almost once a week this summer and she was always interested and had a great time. It's the perfect morning out. There is plenty of shade and fans throughout the zoo. Becoming overheated in the Mississippi...More

Thank ErniB
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

What a perfect little place! It's still growing, so stay tuned but in the meantime, what a sweet little gem! At only $5, you get a splash pad, cool little playground and some neat animals. For a little more, you can get a train ride....More

1  Thank hmnichols
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

3 generations - can enjoy this shady, quaint, neat, well-groomed, inexpensive zoo. Yes, you can go to a larger more expensive zoo but my 3 yr old grandchildren were entertained for more hours than needed. (Naps called us!) The variety of animals, the splash pad,...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Nice zoo not very expensive and has a splash area for the kids to cool off and play while parents sit in the shade

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Took my grandsons to try out the new ropes course and it is really good. They all loved it and we spend as much time as we could there before going on to visit the animals. Hattiesburg Zoo is really terrific, especially for such a...More

Thank Nana_JP
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed this small zoo in Hattiesburg! Sad that the tiger was not there, but enjoyed how they have it set up by continent. We loved South America and Africa!! A great place to go with small children in the heat..... there splash pad area...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

This was a very nice zoo. Despite its size it has much to offer for the very low price of admission. Many different animals and the kids loved the splash pad and ropes course. Would also recommend the train ride even though it's a short...More

Thank Jessie H
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Small zoo. Room for animals is not really adequate, needs to be expanded. Nicely managed and presented.

Thank HighlanderIV
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

I only paid $5 to get in so it was worth the money only takes about 1.5 hrs to get through the whole thing but they are working on expanding with more & new exhibits.

Thank Justine T
Reviewed 1 June 2017

My wife and I went to Tacos and Tequila a few weeks ago and it was very worth it. We went inside the zoo and most of the animals were available for us to view along with the zookeepers bringing out more for us to...More

1  Thank Amber L
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Brande C
8 August 2018|
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Response from Angel W | Reviewed this property |
It was open when we were there, but I’m not sure about September.
14 July 2018|
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Response from M2458TMcarrieb | Reviewed this property |
$5. Under 2yrs old = free Train ride =$2
28 March 2018|
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Response from Rick T | Property representative |
Yes, indeed. There is one in the park outside the Zoo and inside the Zoo is the "Bug Hub Playground" featuring a sliding hill, spider web climbing net, logs to walk and a giant snail. Or, you can bring something to play in... More