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ZooWorld Zoological Conservatory

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Address: 9008 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-4235
Phone Number: +1 850-230-4839
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09:30 - 17:00
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Home to over 350 animals and 259 species of plants, this popular zoo is a...

Home to over 350 animals and 259 species of plants, this popular zoo is a great family outing.

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Such a cute and fun little zoo

This was a very nice little zoo. Our favorite was the bears! It was not overly priced and my kids had a blast. Any animal you could get close enough to touch you could feed. Even... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Jessica C
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This was a very nice little zoo. Our favorite was the bears! It was not overly priced and my kids had a blast. Any animal you could get close enough to touch you could feed. Even the ostrich who about scared my 6 yr old to death haha! They also had some cool animal encounters!

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Thank Jessica C
Meridian, Idaho
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The encloser/habitats for bears and big cats are woefully inadequate. They are pacing and panting. High stress behavior. Come on guys have some fundraisers and improve those habitats.

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Thank Sandy D
Savannah, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You would never know it from the front, but this zoo has so many animals, from big to small. Great for children as well as adults. Animals look well kept and in clean environments. We have gone several times and even though it's small, we enjoy it each visit!

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Thank sbass464
Panama City Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The collection of animals is surprisingly large and the zoo is clean. They really care about the animals. For a smaller town, this is really impressive for a compact zoo. Nicely laid out exhibits and quite fun. It will take a little over an hour and two hours if you want to pet and feed where possible. We will be... More 

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Odenville, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took my 2 year old niece and my whole family to Zooworld we had a blast and she loved it there was so many animals and a play area for kids with slides she got to feed a the ducks and pet some of the animals great place to visit.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were impressed with the amount of animals in the zoo. Most of which are walking around just waiting to interacted with. The animals love to entertain the people watching them. Lots to see and not a lot of walking , the park is layed out well with lots of shade. Enjoyed it a bunch.

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Thank omdobi
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The zoo itself had a good variety of animals, some more active than others. I would not encourage the lemur encounter. While they are very soft, I did get peed and pooped on. I also had one that thought my sunscreen was tasty because it started to lick but the teeth came out as well. The keeper also was bitten... More 

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Thank Leah C
Wilmington, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We really enjoyed this small zoo. While it would be nice if the animals had larger enclosures, it was nice to see the animals up close. Feeding the giraffes is neat, along with all of the other animals in the barnyard. The staff for the most part was friendly.

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Thank Richard J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is a great little zoo. Shaded for the most part. My daughter got to play with the lemars, which was amazing. Lions and Tigers were very active. We also enjoyed feeding the animals, especially the giraffe.

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Thank Vickie E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This was a great place to visit to get a break from the beach. It was very well kept and was not overly crowded during our visit. The prices are a little high, but I felt they were worth it. For an additional charge they offer an up closer encounter with the giraffes or you get to go into the... More 

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