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Birmingham Zoo, Birmingham

3.8
#1 of 6 in Outdoors in Birmingham
With over 230 species on site, Birmingham Zoo provides expertise in conservation and helps tell the story of the plight of endangered species spanning six continents. The not-for-profit organization educates and entertains, with over 99 hectares (122 acres) that are home to over 950 animals. Visit bird exhibits and take part in a pelican feeding. See the world's largest lizard at the Komodo Dragon exhibit. While here, you can learn about the zoo's efforts and proficiency in elephant conservation and African wildlife. You'll be entertained by a seated performance conducted by the two host sea lions or jump on the zoo train for a ride around the property. The children's area features a carousel that's appropriate for all ages. Birmingham Zoo is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our custom trip planner, Birmingham Edition.
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  • Lots to see at the zoo. All kinds of animals and lots on endanger species. They have things to for kids too. Fairly price admissions.  more »
  • They are in the process of building a new front entrance so for now you will still need to enter through the older entrance. If you are a member at another zoo, you may qualify for 50% off gate admiss...  more »
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  • Even though going through renovations, this zoo was quite entertaining. Can see animals and do most activities in about 5 hours. Giraffe feeding was set up well and moderately priced. The lady at the elephant exhibit was quite entertaining and informative. Will be an extremely nice zoo when renovations are complete.
  • We've had a family membership to the zoo for almost 5 years, and I love it. My kids like running around and occasionally looking at the animals. I like letting them run around without having to worry about them. Although we go often, the Zoo changes up exhibits often enough to be interesting.

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