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Jamaica Zoo

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Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
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Small but intimate

This zoo is very tiny and there are limited animals however it seems a family operation and the... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
shaniecelindsay
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Kingston, Jamaica
Very interesting visit.

Was scared to touch the tame ones but it was fun it was hot but refreshments available on sale... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
norman265
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St. Ann's Bay, Jamaica
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  • Average17%
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  • Terrible5%
6 Nov 2018
“Small but intimate”
29 Apr 2018
“Very interesting visit.”
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

This zoo is very tiny and there are limited animals however it seems a family operation and the owner seems to be trying his hardest. There is a little petting show at the beginning that allows interaction with some animals

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank shaniecelindsay
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Was scared to touch the tame ones but it was fun it was hot but refreshments available on sale. Nice adventure. Hadn't been to the zoo in a while.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank norman265
Reviewed 19 April 2018

On Thursday April 12, 2018 I was a part of a Seniors Trip that visited the YS Falls, in St. Elizabeth , Jamaica W. I. The attractions included: the falls...very relaxing,warm pools, the river emerges from limestone caves and springs, and flows 30 kilometres dropping...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank bumblebee344
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

When I went to the zoo there was no one else there but me, my husband, niece and daughter but the staff remained professional! They booked us in and did a presentation of animals one by one where you could touch and hold the animals...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank EvetteAshton15061977
Reviewed 24 August 2017

It was not worth the money paid. I will not recommend visitors to come to the Jamaica zoo. Not impressed with the service and the place is in need of repair.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Ruth C
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

My expectations were not met as there was a limited number of animals to showcase. The opening act which involved us posing for pics with a few cold blooded animals was very entertaining and the employees were extremely hospitable. The tour guide was very knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank kellydavus
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This is a very small zoo. The owner is your entertainer, and does a good job of letting you interact with some animals. Yes, it is not like American zoos. The owner is the sole provider. He is doing his best to improve as finanaces...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank lelia1124
Reviewed 10 May 2017

This place is on a plain. Wear light clothing it's hot. Animal cages are too small and they seem bored.

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank Christine J
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I did read these reviews before visiting this place but was still sad when I saw how the animals were kept there. There are some parrots that live at the trees and one zepra in the yard but most of the animals (like the other...More

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank AnnikkiP
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

I came here in 2012 with my friends children and again this year with my own little ones. It's lovely to see my home town have something beautiful to offer staff are amazing, helpful and friendly the Petting part is my fav of the trip....More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Shamsham28
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