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Bayou Wildlife Zoo

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5050 Fm 517 Rd, Alvin, TX 77511-1828
+1 281-337-6376
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It's OK!!! But not Great!!!

We did have fun. But the price is a little much. Sure could stand a good cleaning. the petting... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
j1gramma
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Webster, Texas
Small & unique

We went to the zoo for a 1st grade school field trip, so you might want to avoid a weekday if you... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
RachelMG1
,
Richmond, Texas
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
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“pony rides” (15 reviews)
“tram ride” (25 reviews)
LOCATION
5050 Fm 517 Rd, Alvin, TX 77511-1828
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+1 281-337-6376
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"feed the animals"
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"pony rides"
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"tram ride"
in 25 reviews
"petting area"
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"animal food"
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"animals including"
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"water buffalo"
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"walk up"
in 3 reviews
"unique experience"
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"pack a lunch"
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"walked around"
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"interesting place"
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"great for kids"
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"lots of fun"
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"wildlife zoo"
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"pygmy goats"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did have fun. But the price is a little much. Sure could stand a good cleaning. the petting zoo area. is way to small.

Thank j1gramma
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We went to the zoo for a 1st grade school field trip, so you might want to avoid a weekday if you go with a small/family group! There was at least one another school but they accommodated everyone really well in a relatively small space....More

Thank RachelMG1
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

It's too expensive for what it is. There are many herbivores which are free to roam quite a lot of land. Lots of the deer, zebra, bison etc... Stay together which is what it's like in Africa, so I enjoyed that part. You get taken...More

2  Thank jarvo2001
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

The kids loved the wildlife zoo and they had a great day riding the tram and feeding the animals. From their perspective it was a perfect place. However, their maintenance could use a little boost to the program. Some areas seemed unkept and not as...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

I have taken my grandchildren to this park several times over the years and have had a fabulous time, very exciting. We went yesterday, March 15, 2018 during Spring Break. The line of traffic was very long in both directions. It took 45 minuets to...More

3  Thank Paulette M
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

We arrived at noon on a Saturday- 3 adults and 2 children- and the fun began as soon as we pulled through the gates. There were a wide variety of animals- deer, antelope, llamas,ducks right by the road. Then we parked and walked through the...More

1  Thank TammieinCalifornia
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Our grandchildren enjoyed seeing all the animals and the petting zoo area, so what else matters? Watch out for the deer in the picnic area...it has a taste for human food and is not interested in the food pellets you buy to feed the animals.

Thank Dawn C
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Our hosts, knowing how much we enjoyed animal encounters, took us here for a surprise visit. It was not until we pulled in off the road that we found out where we were going and what we were about to do. We pulled up to...More

1  Thank Loucardsfan
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We decided to stop here on our way from another event that day. We went in at 2:30 pm which is almost the end of the day for them because they close at 4 pm. We had a good time the animals were not hungry...More

Thank BrendaH40
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

The kids had fun. I had fun with the kids, but not for the zoo to take any credit. I would have been very nice if the animals weren’t so malnourished. This place should be shut down. Staff is rude. I’ll begin by stating the...More

Thank Daritza W
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Evelyn S
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monkeyj1101
13 March 2015|
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Response from TGH56003 | Reviewed this property |
Check with the hosts of the party to see if they have made special arrangements.
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