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Oxbow Park and Zollman Zoo

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Open Now: 07:00 - 22:00
Open today: 07:00 - 22:00
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Great nature center and park

Great collection of animals and beautiful trails. Will definitely be back. Went early afternoon in... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
Ben B
Jacksonville, Florida
Minnesota Treasure

Oxbow has been a favorite place for years, always beautiful. Love the Zollman Zoo as I happened to... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Katie B
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5731 County Road 105 NW, Byron, MN 55920-4004
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

Great collection of animals and beautiful trails. Will definitely be back. Went early afternoon in October, and nearly all the animals were out.

Thank Ben B
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Oxbow has been a favorite place for years, always beautiful. Love the Zollman Zoo as I happened to have known him. Wonderful animal exhibits. My husband grew up nearby and we always walked the river trails. Great place to bring visitors!

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Loved seeing all the animals! The Zoo was bigger than expected - it stretches across the road. There are also walking paths around the woods behind the zoo - A great place to bring kids or friends!

Thank Kisza S
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

I went to Zollman Zoo on 5/10/18. I have been in Professional Zookeeping field for 6 going on 7 years now. I have mixed emotions not necessarily against the facility. The zoo is beautiful, but against animal husbandry side of it!!! When I was there...More

4  Thank Andres5590
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We love going! They always have something happening! The zoo is amazing and the camping is great too! Highly recommend!

Thank Valkyrie97
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Beautiful, relaxing, clean, safe, peaceful area. Mini ZOO. Awesome place. Highly recommend for meeting the nature.

Thank DillDeal
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Took our 2 yr old grandson. I was very impressed and he just loved it. What a great family experience. If you get a chance you must make a stop.

Thank tsetravel
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Great family destination for a day trip. Petting zoo that is clean, Picnic and camping areas and trails so it is a great place to meet with family and friends with children Historic Mantorville is near by which has Historic shops to tour

Thank YvetteR307
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

My ten year old daughter loved this experience. The facility was really nice - beautiful grounds, well kept animal areas, and everything was active/easy to see. My only zoo experience (I hate zoo's) where I didn't feel bad for the animals environment. The animals are...More

Thank sdwk
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Great place to meet friends with kids and spend the day and have a picnic. My kids just love it! The zoo it great, but the addition of the picnic and play area has been amazing. So glad they added it. And so glad they...More

Thank Carissa M
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