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Address: Avenida Eloy Cavazos | Pablo Livas, Monterrey 67140, Mexico
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The zoo is awesome, we got to see many happy animals in thoughtfully created habitats, the animals looked well cared for, the zoo seems well loved and cared for too. It's also... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2015
Dolly E
Reynosa, Mexico
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Reynosa, Mexico
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 7 September 2015

The zoo is awesome, we got to see many happy animals in thoughtfully created habitats, the animals looked well cared for, the zoo seems well loved and cared for too. It's also larger than I had imagined, with more species, they have done a nice job. The only downer? The awful stadium someone decided to build right next to the... More 

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Monterrey, Mexico
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41 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2012

It took over 15 years for me to go back to La Pastora Zoo. On my last visit I was kind of disappointed and sad to see the animals were not on a very good shape. I decided to give it another try due to the recommendation of a friend of mine who said the visit was totally worth it.... More 

2 Thank LizaMty79
San Pedro Garza Garcia, Mexico
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2012

Last time I went, I took a group of first graders, although they seemed to enjoy it, they were disappointed to find out some typical animals were not there. They have few animals, it is old, not the best conditions...

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2012

I went there with my husband and three yrs old son, and all of us had a lovely time. It's big enough to spend a day, and not as commercial as places in United States- no visual stimuli, beckoning kids to buy, buy, buy, just the animals and lots of place for little ones to run around. I absolutely loved... More 

2 Thank Pratigya K
Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2012

We got there at 9am. Either most of the animals were still asleep, or the 10 pesos entrance fee (almost nothing) is not enough to have more animals in this theme park.

1 Thank HimmelWolf
Seattle, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2011

sad sad Zoo, even though they take good care of the animals, the place seems completely sad, almost abandoned... visit it so they can get more income and renew it.

Thank Alex V
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2008

It is not only a park but also a zoo with lots of animal from all over the world like lions, elephants, hippopotamus, rhinos, tigers, monkeys, etc. it's pretty huge and has a snacks and souvenirs area.

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