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Toledo Zoo

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Great Time

Our extended family visited the zoo on the weekend. This is a great zoo with attractive exhibits... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Darren D
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Best ZOO!

We love the Toledo Zoo. It has been rated time and time again being THE BEST! It is a great place... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Get an underwater view of hippos at the Hippoquarium, the only such zoo exhibit in the world, and then move on to see the 500 or so other species of mammals, reptiles and birds.
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2700 Broadway St, Toledo, OH 43609-3100
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+1 419-385-5721
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our extended family visited the zoo on the weekend. This is a great zoo with attractive exhibits and a good variety of animals.

Thank Darren D
Reviewed 1 week ago

To be clear, this zoo appears very high quality for the animals. My amature opinion would be that this zoo has better habitats and enclosures for the animals than many others. That being said, the layout of the zoo will result in you walking a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We love the Toledo Zoo. It has been rated time and time again being THE BEST! It is a great place to go for a quick trip if you're local, or you can stay the whole day! There is something for everyone and all ages!

Thank Whitney G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This zoo has outstanding view sights for all animals. During the day we were able to feed the giraffes! The indoor facility of the aquarium is amazing! I really love the play park- which has free form water for the young ones to play in....More

Thank figthreee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the Fall Illuminations Exhibit last year taking our son and his family. We opened a new membership before heading in thinking this was the best way to get the entire family into the Zoo and be able to go back later for...More

Thank grasssnod
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The penguin exhibit is the best of all. Watching those little guys is so much fun. The aquarium is amazing. The entire zoo is the best zoo I have ever visited again and again. The lights at Christmas is so awesome.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a nice time here with our two teenage kids. Hippo exhibit is the best part! It is great to be able to see them under water. The touch pool in the aquarium is really fun for kids. We touched a ray, shark, horseshoe crab,...More

Thank brumom3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great chance to see several animal species. Good place for small kids. Free admission on Mondays for lucas country residents.

Thank Naseem N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would always recommend a trip to the Toledo zoo. I've been to dozens of zoos in the U.S. and the Toledo zoo is one of my favorites.

Thank FloridaAce
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Toledo Zoo is a nice zoo. The animal habitats are not necessarily always conducive to optimal viewing, but not awful. Be prepared to walk, the layout is spread out. Overall, good experience.

Thank Patrick M
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If you are heading south, best options for overnighting could be Perrysburg/Rossgotd Cracker Barrel or Bowlng Green Walmart.
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YES. We saw three elephants. One is young and follows and middle sized one around....they are friends. Then the mother of the young one. There is good visibility.
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