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Hillcrest Park Zoo

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1208 N Norris St, Clovis, NM 88101-6374
+1 575-769-7873
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Nice little zoo

This is a small zoo but pretty cool little place. Lots of potential for expansion and more... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Riverbabe60
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Lubbock, Texas
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What a surprise! This zoo is bigger than it first appears. They have lots of African animals, a... read more

Reviewed March 8, 2018
Iris G
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Butler, Tennessee
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Open Tuesday thru Sunday year round. Closed Mondays and all City of Clovis observed holidays. Admission gates are open from 9:00 am until 3:30 pm. Grounds are cleared by 5:00 pm. Extended hours in the summer. Admission rates: Adults are $4.00, Children ages 3-11 are $2.00, Ages 2 and under are free, Seniors 60+ are $3.00, Military with ID receive a $.50 discount. Yearly memberships are available.
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1208 N Norris St, Clovis, NM 88101-6374
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+1 575-769-7873
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small zoo but pretty cool little place. Lots of potential for expansion and more animals. I was disappointed to see the Eagle in such a small area though, felt like they have the space to give that eagle a bigger enclosure with...More

Thank Riverbabe60
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Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

What a surprise! This zoo is bigger than it first appears. They have lots of African animals, a great reptile house, and lots of birds. The enclosures are mostly spacious and clean. They even have alligators! It's very inexpensive, my friend and I are seniors...More

Thank Iris G
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had to kill some time so went to the zoo. It's actually bigger and better than I thought it would be for a place like Clovis. Most of the animals were actually visible unlike some zoos where they are sleeping in...More

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Reviewed January 23, 2018

A small zoo with some of the most amazing collection of animals! An enjoyable visit with children or without.

Thank Carol O
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Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

April good place to go with ki.awsome the kids loved all the animals love the walk so many different animals

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Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

In 2009 I met with friends and their small kids to spend time together at the Zoo. Skip forward to 2017 and we all met up again. What a nice surprise to see a fresh new entrance, covered seating and new animals. It would have...More

Thank Lori R
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

When I felt like going on a long walk locally, I ended up at the zoo. It was very relaxing and interesting. Some of the animals came toward me by the fence when they saw me watching them. Nice. Several families were there with their...More

Thank irenelines
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

I have taken my family on multiple separate occasions. It is a nice little zoo with select animals that is more than anticipated. Obviously Clovis is a small town so i didint go in thinking it was going to be like the San Diego Zoo,...More

Thank David M
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Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

Though it may have been the biggest zoo we have seen, we definitely enjoyed the time spent there! We absolutely loved it !!!

Thank 474berthar
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Reviewed May 23, 2017

The 2nd largest zoo in the state of NM. Good outing for children and adults. Well kept and the giraffe is a hoot!

Thank Joyce C
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Julie T
April 25, 2017|
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Response from beezergal | Property representative |
Most of the hotels in Clovis are located along Mabry Drive(highway 60/84). The Hampton Inn is technically the closest at 2 long blocks away, but all of the others are close also.
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Gmonz
March 13, 2015|
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Response from J T | Reviewed this property |
The hours are 9:30 to 3:30 and closed on Monday. Everyone must be out of the park (zoo) by 5:00. There may some adjustment of hours for summer months. JT
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