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Brent Lodge Park Animal Centre

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Address: Brent Lodge Park Church Road | Hanwell, London W7 3BP, England
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+44 20 8840 4244
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10:00 - 16:30
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 16:30

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Lovely little zoo

This was our first visit to this lovely little zoo in the middle of Brent Lodge Park and it won't be our last. There are quite a few different animals to see including chickens... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
Louise G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the park but found that the toilets were closed at 5 even though it was sunny and the weekend. It's silly to close them when there are still lots of people visiting the park. Please close them later!

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Thank damirussa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The animal centre, now called Hanwell Zoo as of 1st April 2017, is an educational, community zoo suitable for people of all ages. Previously a free-to-enter council run zoo since 1975, the Zoo has had to start charging £2.50 for adults and £1 for children due to council funding cuts. The variety of animals is astonishing and provides a unique... More 

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2 Thank Fiona C
Ghent, Belgium
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

With the new branding came also an entrance fee, 2.50 GBP. It is a small area with a rather random collection of animals, from rabbits to meerkats, maras and in the future alpacas and quite a few smaller and some bigger birds and some reptiles. There is some information on the animals, and it is quite popular with kids.

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Thank Katrien S
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

This was our first visit to this lovely little zoo in the middle of Brent Lodge Park and it won't be our last. There are quite a few different animals to see including chickens, turkeys, pigs, goats, prairie dogs and meerkats. The play area for the children is a nice size and Brent Lodge Park is a lovely place to... More 

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1 Thank Louise G
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

Lovely little mini zoo, and perfect for younger children to wander around. Small free car park and lots of open space near by to burn off their energy. Great place for popping in after school during the summer months or for a couple of hours at the weekend. Staff friendly and helpful. Lots of community involvement projects seem to be... More 

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1 Thank Louise c
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We decided to take our child here, as we haven't been here since we were kids and wanted to see what it was like. One thing I was surprised at was the car park (limited spaces) and the children's zoo was FREE! There is a donation section in the zoo, but unfortunately while we were there we didn't see anyone... More 

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Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Came here for a few hours with my daughters and granddaughter on the recommendation of someone who hadn't been here for twenty years or more!!! Although there was a lot of building work going on. we still saw the meerkats and the fascinating Mara's (a cross between a rabbit and a deer) and a few other animals. We really enjoyed... More 

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Thank Lisa J
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We last went here about a year ago and noticed a few changes we thought the animal part had changed quite a bit and wasn't so many to see although we did notice there was a lot of renovation works going on whereby it looked like it was going to be done more animal areas The animal area didn't really... More 

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Thank Linda I
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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Had a very nice picnic. The park is very clean and tidy. Children enjoyed the little animal zoo also really enjoyed the maze. There is a shop and public toilet. Down side is: 1. Parking is a big issue almost impossible to find parking. 2. There is no water fountain if there is any I couldn't see it. Overall this... More 

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1 Thank Top-Critics
London
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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We just went for s first time to visit the Bunny Park:) Its been great choice and amazing day. Why? Sunday half term and no crowded very much even 2 bdy parties were around in fields. Lovely playground and meze! Access for Slide and bouncy castle in resonable price. Lovely meal and icecream in cafe! Fab picnic and whats lovely?... More 

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