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Address: 1356 N Gary Ave, Wheaton, IL 60187-3425
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+1 630-665-5534

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Great for Family

It's small but my kids love to visit this place. It has a petting zoo and an interesting activity each season.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Wheaton, Illinois
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Wheaton, Illinois
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It's small but my kids love to visit this place. It has a petting zoo and an interesting activity each season.

Thank RolaNene
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Live in Wheaton and have brought all my grands here when small. Nice outing for little ones (under 5/6).

Thank wenpod
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Has farm animals and local wildlife. They have llama, bobcats, hawk, etc. They have a gift shop also.

Thank Richard L
Carol Stream
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great zoo for kids from five and under. Feed the ducks, pet the horse, watch the pigs eat. It's great!

Thank Mary W
Naperville, Illinois
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29 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

This small zoo is a gem in the western suburbs. It is a fun outing for small children and you can't beat the price! My 4 year old granddaughter and I visit regularly.

Thank 784susan
west chicago, il
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Zoo is great for little kids.small enough but kids enjoy it.my nephew's and nieces love it.also sells pumpkins and Christmas trees. Very popular with the locals

Thank reinhorn
Wheaton, Illinois
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I have been here many times over the years. My children grew up enjoying the zoo. The duck pond had some benches and is fun to sit down at while eating a snack. The animals are mostly typical farm animals, with local wildlife also in the mix. At Halloween they have a pumpkin patch set up and at Christmas they... More 

Thank Inspector2001
Scottsburg, Indiana
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26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We visited Cosley Zoo during the day on a Tuesday afternoon. The zoo was not crowded and all kids up to 18 are free. Adults are $5. It's a very small park and relatively flat, good for walking. It's more like a petting zoo or farm but it's neat to see the Coyote and Bob Cat. We enjoyed it and... More 

Thank jenbrn78
Channahon, Illinois, United States
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40 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

This zoo is on the smaller side. However it is a nice place. I would say you could spend about an hour with your kids and they would have fun.

Thank Serena S
Winfield, Illinois
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24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

This is not really a so in the traditional sense. It is a farm replica, with many local wild animals and birds. Kids can get close to suburban type critters like raccoons, fox, deer, and many birds along with pigs, goats, cows and horses. Even had a llama.

Thank B2306JTjamesm

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