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Zoo Wuppertal

#2 of 92 things to do in Wuppertal Features Animals
Hubertusallee 30, 42117 Wuppertal, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 202 5633600
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Good zoo to visit with the family

We have been in this zoo during a nice sunny day of April. The location is great with very big... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Kleve, Germany
Not the best zoo I've been too

... but not the worst either Many enclosures empty, big cats and polar bears appear very... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
Edwin T
Telford, United Kingdom
via mobile
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“polar bears” (4 reviews)
“nice animals” (2 reviews)
“huge area” (2 reviews)
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Hubertusallee 30, 42117 Wuppertal, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 202 5633600
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

We have been in this zoo during a nice sunny day of April. The location is great with very big places for many of the animals. Some of them has a big free area, like lion, tigers, elephants to move...has several places for kids, however...More

Thank dcontres
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

... but not the worst either Many enclosures empty, big cats and polar bears appear very disinterested in life and their enclosures far from ideal Didn't stay too long, was expecting more Also be aware the site is on a steep hill so if you...More

Thank Edwin T
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Wuppertaler Zoo was awarded as one of the three best German Zoos in 2008. You can see than 4000 animals from almost 500 different species. Wuppertal is most famous for two things, the Schwebebahn and its zoo. Since WWII the zoo changed a lot...More

2  Thank Taliahad
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

The Zoo is builded on a Hill, lot of walking but worth the Visit. Really clean and a lot Of animals. There is also a really nice restaurant. And you can get there pretty easy with the Schwebebahn from every part of town.

Thank Adrian R
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Not sure how many years I last went to the Zoo, but OMG - what a BIG HILL. It was not only hard for my father (86) but also for my kids (7 & 9) to climb this "big hill" and see all the attractions...More

Thank Bjoern G
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

It is a good day out with kids as most zoos would be. There is a lot of hilly walking, so hiring carts and buggies really helps. They have upgraded a lot in the past years and some animals as a result have more space...More

1  Thank Shrinklady
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Perfect location within naturally wild environment. However the animals were on vacation, sleeping somewhere else or totally absent. Only the elephants and the penguins saved the honor of the place. The Zoo should be renamed. "The wild park where you might find some animals if...More

Thank Mircea1958
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Took a trip here on the Schwebebahn, a very neat little zoo with a good selection of enclosures. The apes section is superb, with several perspex screens that let you all but touch the orang-utans and chimps who often seemed to come up to them....More

1  Thank TMRTC
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

The zoo is one of our favourite places to visit when we are visiting family in Wuppertal. It's well laid out with a great variety of animals. A warning is that some. Are seasonally not available but this hasn't ever reduced our enjoyment. The children's...More

2  Thank Winicat
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Arrival to the place done via the Wuppertal Schwebebahn (Zoo/Stadion station). That already was hell of a fun! Entrance fee was reasonable. The place is fostered with care by it's employees. Everything is in it's right place, and whenever you feel like, you have enough...More

3  Thank Haifanic
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