North Carolina Zoo - 4401 Zoo Pkwy, Asheboro, North Carolina 27205 - Rated 4.6 based on 23,435 Reviews "First time there. Was awesome. Took my son and... “ Though the zoo is small, the variety of animals is surprisingly large and the staff is among the best I have encountered at any zoo (which includes the San Diego Zoo, the National Zoo, etc.). “ Some of our favorite exhibits were the gator, prairie dogs, Barred Owl, Grivet Monkey, Miniature Horse, Coatimundi, Grey Fox, Zebras, and nearly all the Reptile exhibits. Top Zoos & Aquariums in North Carolina: See reviews and photos of zoos & aquariums in North Carolina on TripAdvisor. Jul 19, 2019 · RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. -- The identity of the arborist killed in a workplace accident at the North Carolina Zoo has been released. Branson Joe Langley, 38, died Thursday after falling 20-30 feet ... Zoo deals in North Carolina: 50 to 90% off deals in North Carolina. Two or Four Admissions with Bags of Feed at Rainforest Adventures (Up to 46% Off). Walking Tours and Pony Rides at Two by Two Petting Zoo (Up to 50% Off).