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Promised Land Zoo in Branson, MO

2751 Shepherd of the Hills ExpresswayBranson, MO 65616  
Home to hundreds of rare and endangered animals from around the world! Come out and see all that we have to offer in our Foot Safari, interactive Live Animal Shows, Parakeet Paradise and Bottle Feedings too! We also have a petting zoo area where you can feed lots of animals too.

Exclusive Encounters with select species are available; ask a zookeeper how you can participate in a once-in-a-lifetime encounter today! There is always something happening at Branson's newest and wildest attraction. All guests will receive a wristband for all-day-access, so feel free to come and go as you please.

New at the Zoo for 2015 we have a Lion and Tiger Exhibit, Kangaroo Encounters, Reptile Encounters, New Bird Exhibits, New Show Animals and much more!


As always, the Foot Safari, Live Animal Shows, Bottle Feedings and Parakeet Paradise are INCLUDED in your admission! Group rates are available. Show and bottle feeding times available throughout the day. Please check for daily show times and bottle feeding times.

Currently Live Animal Shows are Saturdays at, 11am, 1pm,and 3pm Sundays at 11am and 3pm and Bottle Feeding Babies at 10am, 2pm & 6pm. Last admission is at 5pm.
$19.95
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TripAdvisor Traveler Rating: TripAdvisor user rating 4.50 out of 5
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Arrival Date:

Tuesday, Feb 9, 2016

Departure Date:

Monday, Feb 15, 2016

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Overview

A top-rated wildlife park and animal attraction in the area, the family-owned Branson’s Promised Land Zoo offers personalized zoo experiences for everyone. Guests can enjoy live shows, a foot safari, parakeet exhibit, animal bottle-feeding experiences, and more, with creatures like antelopes, zebras, kangaroos, baboons, spider monkeys, lemurs and several species in the “big cats” family.

Highlights

from Ashley, one of our Branson Travel Experts
  • You can bottle feed the babies.
  • Only zoo inside Branson city limits.
  • Live animal shows.
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Good To Know

from Amy, our Branson Market Manager
  • The path is a wood chip path so be prepared if a stroller is necessary.
  • This is an outdoor zoo.
  • Exclusive animal encounters for additional fee.
  • Plan 2 hours for visit.
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Home to hundreds of rare and endangered animals from around the world! Come out and see all that we have to offer in our Foot Safari, interactive Live Animal Shows, Parakeet Paradise and Bottle Feedings too! We also have a petting zoo area where you can feed lots of animals too.

Exclusive Encounters with select species are available; ask a zookeeper how you can participate in a once-in-a-lifetime encounter today! There is always something happening at Branson's newest and wildest attraction. All guests will receive a wristband for all-day-access, so feel free to come and go as you please.

New at the Zoo for 2015 we have a Lion and Tiger Exhibit, Kangaroo Encounters, Reptile Encounters, New Bird Exhibits, New Show Animals and much more!


As always, the Foot Safari, Live Animal Shows, Bottle Feedings and Parakeet Paradise are INCLUDED in your admission! Group rates are available. Show and bottle feeding times available throughout the day. Please check for daily show times and bottle feeding times.

Currently Live Animal Shows are Saturdays at, 11am, 1pm,and 3pm Sundays at 11am and 3pm and Bottle Feeding Babies at 10am, 2pm & 6pm. Last admission is at 5pm.
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Leabeth Ashberger
1 Review
"Amazing! !!"
Reviewed December, 2015
The Promise Land Zoo was simply amazing! You are allowed to get up and close to the animals. You can feed a variety of animals and there are interactions with some of the animals. While on my visit I did the sloth interaction, and it was awesome!! An animal lovers paradise. I will definitely be going back!
Tip: Be prepared to be there awhile if you love animals?

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Shellie Walker Springdale, AR
2 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"Take a step into fun land"
Reviewed October, 2015
Branson's Promised Land Zoo is the perfect spot to take the kiddos and enjoy some family time. Each of us had an amazing time feeding the parakeets was an experience my family tells friends about still months later. The babies in the zoo are so sweet and we made life long memories the day we chose to stop in. Great place to go and experience animals, very hands on.
Tip: Wash your hands before and after visiting, it keeps the animals and yourself safe.

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Reserve Branson Customer
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"Absolutely Fantastic!"
Reviewed July, 2015
Everyone in our group loved this place. Yes it's a smaller Zoo, but you can actually pet and feed the animals! They are sooo cute and I got to bottle feed baby kangaroos and a camel on our last visit. We will be back next time to Branson! Oh, and loved the shows too.
Tip: Check the show and feeding times.

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Blake Conway Grove, OK
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Awesome!!!"
Reviewed July, 2015
Amazing place to go my son and wife love it!!!

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Jamie Torres Waynesville , MO
3 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"Good family fun"
Reviewed March, 2015
its a smaller zoo that doesn't take long to get through. I have a 6, 3 and a 5 month old and they really enjoyed it. They have bottle feeding that the kids can do and they have animal shows throughout the day and the kids can ask questions and pet all of the animals. You are able to feed all of the animals there except for the monkeys and carnivores. My husband and I did the live animal interaction and we loved it the trainer is very informative and you can take as many pictures as you want. The thing that I loved the most is that they have scripture everywhere and all the proceeds go back to the animals. The only reason it didn't get 5 stars is that it's not handicapped accessible or stroller accessible. Instead of having some type of path it's all wood chips so it makes it difficult to push a stroller or a wheelchair around especially because it's very hilly. Overall I would and have recommended this to other people
Tip: Hard to push strollers and wheelchairs around. If you are confined to a wheelchair and can't use a cain or walker then I wouldn't recommend going. Also it' has a lot of hills so if you have bad knees take that into consideration. On the plus must do the animal encounter and the bottle feeding

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leeann gonzales houston, TX
5 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"Small but fun"
Reviewed March, 2015
This zoo is probably one of the smallest that we've visited and a bit pricey for its size BUT the kids had a good time and thats what counts! The best part is the feeding of the baby animals and the little "show and tell" where you can actually touch each animal that is brought out. It only took us about an hour to walk the entire zoo, including the feeding and show.

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Andrea T


"Sloth encounter"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed February 06, 2016 NEW

My husband, daughter, and I are still talking about our sloth encounter. The opportunity to feed and pet the sloths was AMAZING!. We also enjoyed the 30 minute "meet and greet" with staff and animals and bottle feeding the babies!

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Smithmom19

Broken Bow, Oklahoma

"Must do"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed February 03, 2016 NEW

We go here every single time we vaca(2-3 times a year). We love it. We feel like we are a part of the hatchery because we visit so much. My kids have been going for 5 years now!!!

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Wanda P

Booneville, Mississippi

"Executive "
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed February 02, 2016 NEW

We were pleasantly suppressed at the atmosphere of this place. The kids loved the hands on animal time and we were treated so friendly by all the staff. We are planning on a return trip soon.

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John H

Tulsa, Oklahoma

"Great for kids!!"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed January 18, 2016 NEW

This was a surprising trip for the whole family. We had read about the zoo but weren't completely sure what to expect. It was an outstanding experience for the whole family. You get an up close experience with all the animals. My 4 yr old loved feeding the birds and kangaroos and my 9 yr old daughter experienced the Lemurs up close. She got to go in with them and play while they climbed on her head. It was a little pricey for the individual encounter but my daughter loved it so it was money well spent. The staff was friendly and helpful. Also Jungle Josh gave a great presentation on several animals and all the kids got to ask questions and pet them during the show...he was extremely knowledgeable and made it fun for the kids. Overall great experience!

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Slothsarecool


"Had a blast!"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed January 16, 2016 NEW

I held a baby sloth while other sloths climbed around me and I fed them apples. So to say it was amazing was an understatement. I also had fun high fiving the big really buff kangaroo. Seriously that guys jacked. And all the animals where nice and seemed well taken care of.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Branson's Promised Land Zoo

Approximately how long does it take to tour Branson Promise Land Zoo?
It takes at least 2 hours or more depending on how much time you spend at each exhibit.

Is the bottle feeding included in my admission ticket?
Yes, you get the opportunity to feed baby zebra, camels, watusi, goats, deer and more?! This activity is always included in your admission and offered at select times throughout the day (10am, 2pm & 6pm, subject to change).

What kind of animals will I see on the Foot Safari?
We currently have on display numerous antelope, zebra, kangaroo, big cats, medium cats, baboons, spider monkeys, lemurs, and many other groups of animals including deer, prairie dogs, capybara, porcupines and large variety of petting zoo animals like alpacas, goats, ect.

Can I feed the animals?
You can feed (with food purchased from PLZ) many of our creatures.  

Can I feed the birds in Parakeet Paradise?
Yes, each admission receives one parakeet stick for the birds. Additional parakeet sticks are available for 2/$1.

Is the Exclusive Encounter included with my admission ticket?
No, this is an additional fee. Reservations are required by calling the Zoo directly.

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