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I was impressed to see heated enclosures for the many tropical species. It was good for humans on a... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
platypus150
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Melbourne, Australia
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Cool, not too big zoo, right size to spenf 4-6 hours inside. Prices are quite okay. inside few... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
Lukasz8dosz
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Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I was impressed to see heated enclosures for the many tropical species. It was good for humans on a cold day, too. I especially liked the Humboldt Penguins, Elephant house, Lion viewing area, and the Meerkats. Much instructive signs, but almost all in German only....More

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Reviewed 22 September 2018

Cool, not too big zoo, right size to spenf 4-6 hours inside. Prices are quite okay. inside few smaller playgrounds for children and some restaurants, unfortunately everything is just a fastfood. They also have a mini zoo, which was a super fun for my family....More

Thank Lukasz8dosz
Reviewed 27 July 2018

The zoo is in a large green park which is perfect place to have a nice day with your family. Zoo is relatively small but there are major animals inside.

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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Great outdoor zoo with plenty of different animals. Could spend easily 2-3 hours there even by myself

Thank Jani H
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Nice sized zoo with plenty of animals and a petting section for children. There are various cafes and play areas for children and you can hire carts to wheel them around.. easily accessed by tram from the city and there is a lovely park next...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

We went here, first as a break from galleries, museums, churches, palaces and tour groups, but also because we love good zoos and have been to many worldwide. Very easy to get to by tram and bus from Postplatz, we were very impressed. Not a...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

The zoo is great, There are a lot of animals to see and the layout of the park is easy to navigate. There is also a small petting area with sheep.

Thank berg234
Reviewed 21 August 2017

nice place, kids enjoy. Many animals, only hiot day (like 09.08.2017 was) many animals sleep and lóok shadow. Smakes add crokos stay same position. Staff dont know what is mini/small train in next yard, Tram goes the door, easy arrive

Thank J11P33
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This Zoo is rather small but hosting lots of animals and is very cozy for nice family walk with children. Good parking just across the street. Really must recommend...

Thank Lennigan
Reviewed 5 August 2017

This zoo is compact but offers a different view compared to other zoo's I have visited. It is reasonably small but nevertheless very interesting.

Thank Wim L
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