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The Creature Conservancy

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4950 Ann Arbor Saline Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48103-9782
+1 734-929-9324
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Fantastic

The Creature Conservancy is a perfect spot to go visit for an afternoon! I went on a recent Sunday... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Suzanne B
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Louisville, Kentucky
Awesome

This is an amazing facility. It's not too far off the freeway, and it's fairly close to shopping... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
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This is a wonderful up-close and personal wild animal conservancy with over 70 species of mostly exotic animals, many of whom are rescued former pets. Open to the public weekend afternoons 1-5pm with featured presentations at 2 and 4; other animal presentations every half hour. Admission: $6 kids (age 2-12), $8 adults (age 13+), infants under 2 are free. Monthly featured animal in presentations at 2pm and 4pm. Weekdays are reserved for school field trips, summer camps, private tours, private group events. Birthday parties and other private events can be arranged for weekends or weekdays. Most of the animal display enclosures are under cover so this is a great afternoon event for both hot and cold weather! Handicap and stroller accessible. Small gift shop available seasonally. Free parking in main, paved parking lot.
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“a lot of fun” (2 reviews)
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4950 Ann Arbor Saline Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48103-9782
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+1 734-929-9324
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Creature Conservancy is a perfect spot to go visit for an afternoon! I went on a recent Sunday and loved every minute that I got to spend learning about the animals. Outdoors there are several creatures, including several turkeys, a fox, black swans, and...More

2  Thank Suzanne B
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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing facility. It's not too far off the freeway, and it's fairly close to shopping and dining. The selection of animals that are featured is unique and interesting. The employees are very friendly and informative. We can't wait to return.

1  Thank cleanhand13
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Reviewed December 10, 2017

A hangout place for kids. Its is a small establishment which conserves animals and plants.Their attraction is a cougar, red kangaroo and an alligator. Their staff provides good amount of information about the animals. Visitors could spend about 1-2 hours easily here.

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Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

This is my second visit and each time I really enjoy it. While small, it houses a great variety of animals and offers a great opportunity for kids to get close to and learn about them.

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Reviewed October 29, 2017

This is a better place for kids who love animals that an average Zoo, as they see a few interesting animals up close and can learn a lot about them from the staff, which is quite dedicated and enthusiastic; quite a few animals that were...More

1  Thank tagor007
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

It isn't very big but they have very interesting exhibitions. They have an animal of the month and show and explain this one in detail. The stuff seems to be very well educated. They also offer camps during school vacation.

Thank Sonja H
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Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

This is a small place. At the weekends they bring out the animals and have little presentations about every 30 mins - so definitely base your visits around that. The enclosures are not huge. This is not a zoo - they take animals abandoned or...More

3  Thank ColumbusAnoymous
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Reviewed March 2, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I attended this special Valentines event. Food, wine and beer were served before the staff gave a presentation about animals and their courtships and mating. We enjoyed it and would recommend any of their special programs.

Thank CindyLuWho
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Reviewed March 1, 2017

My daughter took me to the Creature Conservancy in January on a snowy afternoon around dark. We had a reservation for a private tour but there were so few guests that we had an even more special experience. The people who run the Creature Conservancy...More

1  Thank Elizabeth S
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Reviewed February 18, 2017

I was amazed at the animals they have. My daughter was thrilled. we all enjoyed the presentation of the sloth.

Thank Jody N
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