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Hedrick's Exotic Animal Farm

#1 of 2 things to do in Nickerson Features Animals
Nickerson, KS
+1 888-489-8039
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Dr Doolittle of the Kansas Flint Hills

Giraffes, Camels, Zebras, Ostriches, Emus, Kangaroos, Porcupine, Donkeys, Alpacas, Elk, Horses... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2017
Kansas City, Missouri
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A bit of Africa in Kansas

We came for a school field trip. We had a very knowledgeable tour guide who took us around to see... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2016
Uniquely Y
Wichita, Kansas, United States
via mobile
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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Giraffes, Camels, Zebras, Ostriches, Emus, Kangaroos, Porcupine, Donkeys, Alpacas, Elk, Horses, Yacks, Peacocks, and many more. Most of their exotic animals are bred and born on the farm. Animals are sometimes employed by Rockettes Christmas show, many Nativity Scenes, many State Fairs, some Rodeos, and...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

We came for a school field trip. We had a very knowledgeable tour guide who took us around to see and pet and feed a variety of animals. They have camels, including the rare white camels, zebras, emu, ostrich, giraffe and much more. Most the...More

Thank Uniquely Y
Reviewed 29 November 2015

You can take a tour here that lasts an hour or more seeing lots of animals you may not have heard of. Part of the tour is seeing, feeding, and learning about the animals. Feed the giraffes, kangaroos or ride the camel or pony. The...More

Thank jbwhitehouse
Reviewed 20 October 2015

The bed and breakfast is wonderful. The balcony surrounds the building and you can view the land full of exotic animals. We watched a turkey chase ostridges baby zebras at play, watch the giraffs. The animals are bottle fed and used to people so you...More

Thank rosy c
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

My niece and her two children age eight and ten stayed for two nights. I travel extensively and don't know that I have been more impressed by a motel. I was a little leery when it was booked because I have seen exotic animal farms...More

Thank hellopuff
Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

This was our second time there. Make sure you call in advance to book a tour whether you are staying the night or not. They do not accept drive up customers for tours. We stayed in the Savanna room this time and it slept 10...More

2  Thank ginae75
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Definitely an interesting place - I mean you're in the middle of Kansas and you can see giraffes and kangaroos up close (and all sorts of other animals, but really - who gets to feed a giraffe and kangaroo by hand?) The tour is probably...More

1  Thank jayseae
Reviewed 13 November 2014

You can enjoy Hedrick's two ways: Stay overnight in their Bed & Breakfast or book a tour of the property only. A group of us decided to stay the night. I will be honest, I really didn't think this place was going to be very...More

2  Thank Tami D
Reviewed 15 September 2014

This is fun for any age. Each room has a different theme and are different sizes etc. Upon arrival we got settled into our rooms and got to go on a hayride. We had snacks in the roomy dining room and got a tour of...More

2  Thank Diane D
Reviewed 23 July 2014

Hedrick's is the the perfect little getaway for a short weekend. We stayed at the bed and breakfast which also includes the tour of the farm. We got the camel room and it was very nice! I think it's a cute idea to have animal...More

2  Thank alyssa_whitman
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