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Red River Zoo

#2 of 38 things to do in Fargo Features Animals
4255 23rd Ave S, (near junction of I-94 and I-29), Fargo, ND 58104-8786
+1 701-277-9240
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Loved the farm section!!!

This zoo is rather small but it does have a nice barn section. I rate it as average based on... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
Queenlisab
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Winnipeg
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Super Small

I love seeing zoos in different cities, and hold a membership to my local zoo. With that, I paid... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
musicobsession
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The Red River Zoo is a leading conservation organization for some of the world's rarest cold climate species. We feature world class exhibits on over 33 beautiful acres. Founded in 1999, we are constantly growing into a leading attraction in the Fargo Moorhead area. Our new interactive Children' Zoo Farm and Nature's Legendary Playground open in 2016! Come in and see for yourself!
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  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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4255 23rd Ave S, (near junction of I-94 and I-29), Fargo, ND 58104-8786
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+1 701-277-9240
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

This zoo is rather small but it does have a nice barn section. I rate it as average based on experience today. I've been there before during summer months and it was better. Perhaps it's due to the season, there weren't a lot of animals...More

Thank Queenlisab
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I love seeing zoos in different cities, and hold a membership to my local zoo. With that, I paid half price at the Red River Zoo, and would have been a bit irritated to pay full price to be honest. I knew the zoo was...More

Thank musicobsession
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

The zoo always looks very nice and clean. The employees are friendly. I observe the animals. They look healthy and well taken care of. I'm glad we have wolves in our zoo. I'm glad we can see the wolves up close. They also serve good...More

Thank Ali M
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is a great zoo to see if you have a couple of spare hours- unlike larger zoos, it is convenient to visit if you have 1 to 2 hours to spare. Small and cozy, it is a lovely place to visit and seem some...More

Thank bayso001
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We went with my 3 year old Godson this last summer - he had a BLAST. My 12 year old guest however was not impressed. With what basically amounts to farm animals plus a Red Panda it can be a little less that amazing, but...More

Thank Erin B
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I've visited the zoo about once a year for the last 5 years. I recently went with my kids and was pleasantly surprised by the new addition of the family/volunteer building back by the farm animals. It was colder than our usual summer visit, and...More

Thank Beth B
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I've been here a couple times and I just think it's pretty average. No one real big attraction. Grounds were clean.

Thank ajohnson2726
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I love this zoo. The red pandas are cute and the gray wolves outstanding. Other animals that can live in our climate are represented, such as camels, llamas, yaks, etc. The zoo is exceptionally clean and easy to transverse. Do not miss the wolves. I...More

Thank Nancy V
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Just a small place from the interstate. But bigger than it looked. Lots of exhibits, things for little ones to do. Special seasonal events. Clean and roomy.

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Kids loved the zoo and did me and my husband kinda wished more animals where out. Can't wait til next summer to see there new addition

Thank Billy N Jenny K
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