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Elmwood Park Zoo

#1 of 9 things to do in Norristown Features Animals
1661 Harding Blvd, Norristown, PA 19401-2974
+1 610-277-3825
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Fun but not inexpensive

My 13 year old daughter and I visited the zoo while my son was in a lacrosse tournament nearby. We... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
via mobile
Small, but nice

Small zoo but with quiet environment and friendly staff. There is enough parking, but get there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tony L
Norristown, Pennsylvania
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1661 Harding Blvd, Norristown, PA 19401-2974
+1 610-277-3825
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My 13 year old daughter and I visited the zoo while my son was in a lacrosse tournament nearby. We enjoyed our visit. Feeding the giraffes was a once in a lifetime experience. The Eagle was sitting right beneath us as we looked over the...More

Thank Sdqricci
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small zoo but with quiet environment and friendly staff. There is enough parking, but get there early if you can. The kids will love it!

Thank Tony L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've seen the sign for the zoo numerous times on our way to the KofP mall. We finally decided to have a look and what a pleasant surprise! First of all I got to feed a giraffe, so how exciting is that!!! You were able...More

Thank ThePrincessPa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Elmwood Park Zoo is not the largest zoo you'll find. But it is clean and bright and you can get close to the animals. This is a great Zoo for youngsters. But not only youngsters. We were pleasantly surprised and find it to be far...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This zoo is constantly improving. This year they added a wonderful jaguar exhibit, and the giraffes (which you are able to hand feed for an additional $3) are a favorite of our family. My only quibble is there are a lot of overpriced food stands,...More

Thank Nina E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cute park for the youngest of visitors. Probably not a big enough zoo to keep older children interested

Thank Steven C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The zoo was very small but had some great exhibits. Just a little pricey at $14 unless they are trying to expand. They had 2 baby leopards with their mama and squirrel monkeys which I have not seen in very many zoos. Not a must...More

Thank sharoncatania2015
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

I would give it a 5 star for cleanliness and being friendly. Exhibits were about a 3 star, well kept but there were very few and a lot of animals were hidden. The giraffes and zebras , bison, chickens and the barn were terrific exhibits....More

Thank Arlene M
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Elmwood Park Zoo is a great place to spend a few hours in a relaxing environment where you can see a variety of animals while strolling around. Giraffes and Zebras hang out together in one area while primates are in another and a super avian...More

Thank Sarasbirdmom
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

I feel so lucky to have such an amazing zoo in my neighborhood. It may be small compared to other's but it s huge with all that it contains. You can spend a lit or a little bit of time. Plenty of parking too. Love...More

Thank Jackie S
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