Monkey Jungle

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  • Address: 14805 SW 216th St, Miami, FL 33170, United States
  • Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-3052351611
  • Ticket Price: 30 USD
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Wildlife Park, Family And Kids

About Monkey Jungle, Miami

This is a protected habitat where endangered primates roam freely within 30 acres of green space.  A wild life park and a tourist attraction, Monkey Jungle has over 400 primates from 30 species. There is also an Amazonian Rain forest and an aviary here. The gift shop is themed around the various species here. In 1994 a team of archaeologists discovered 10,000-year-old fossil specimens including human teeth and bones from animals such as the sabre-tooth tiger, dire wolf, Pleistocene horse and camel, the dig is now frequently visited. Other attractions include Wild Monkey Swimming Pool and Hanging with the Orangs.

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Monkey Jungle Information

  • Ticket Prices do not include tax.
  • There is no charge for children under the age of 3.
  • Pizza, hotdogs, ice cream and sodas are available at the snack bar.
  • Do not feed the animals.

Monkey Jungle Ticket Prices

  • Children (3 – 9yrs): $23.95 USD
  • Senior 65+:  $27.95 USD
  • Children under 3, no charge

Monkey Jungle Opening and Closing Hours

  • Ticket office closes at 4:00 pm.
  • Monkey Jungle's gift shop is open from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm daily.

How To reach Monkey Jungle by Public Transport

  • Bus Stop- Busway@SW 216 St

Restaurants Near Monkey Jungle

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Things to Know Before Visiting Monkey Jungle

  • 10.52% of people who visit Miami include Monkey Jungle in their plan

  • 42.9% of people start their Monkey Jungle visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Monkey Jungle

Friday, Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Monkey Jungle

People normally club together The Barnacle Historic State Park and Zoological Wildlife Foundation while planning their visit to Monkey Jungle.

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  • I have always loved visiting Monkey Jungle, ever since I was a little boy. My children have been here with me and now my grandchildren. Folks who commented negatively probably never visited, or if they did, they just wanted to be "entertained". It's not a Sea World or Disney World type place. It is a research and educational facility that began allowing guests paid admission, in order to help fund their research for the good of the various species. Keep that in mind and take the time to read up on the history and focus of Monkey Jungle. Then you will appreciate what you are seeing there.

  • This place is absolutely amazing. All the staff is very friendly and professional. You can not only enjoy the monkeys in the wild but through the workers passion for their job you'll learn about each specie and each monkey as an individual. I highly suggest the guided tours with Marcos. Totally worth the price. Great family day. Also, they have a lot of accomplishments in monkey research 😃

  • This place is HORRIBLE! This is not a “wildlife park”, it is little more than a roadside zoo. The animals are kept in below-standard environments, forced to live in deplorable conditions. I saw animals living in their own excrement with filth and debris, and no enrichment. They were so bored in fact, that some of animals picked on the scabs of their wounds for entertainment. When I went back and asked why some of the animals I had seen before were missing, employees told me they had been transferred elsewhere, but a few other employees stated that in fact, the animals hadn’t been transferred - they had been given too much medication and overdosed, then simply discarded off and taken out of sight. Those employees told me that things are so bad in fact, that they can no longer work there. This place does not deserve to have the words “wildlife”, “park”, “sanctuary” or anything of such a nature in their title. I know most people who visit don’t see the misery that I have seen, but then again most people haven’t worked with wildlife before, and don’t know perhaps what the standards are or should be. This place might be fun to look at for people who don’t know better, but for the workers who work there and animals that are forced to live there, it is a nightmare. This absolutely does not compare to the standard of other wildlife parks and sanctuaries that I have visited as a patron (or worked at as an employee). This place needs to be fined and shut down!

  • Beautiful place. I encourage you to go there. A place that must be visited

  • They are really pricey and the monkeys look sad and I'm bad conditions... :'c sad

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