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Kumasi Zoo

#14 of 15 things to do in Kumasi Features Animals
Kumasi, Ghana
233 51 23842
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First of all, Kumasi Zoo IS OPEN. It has never been closed. Sadly there is a building site track... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
Annette G
via mobile
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The Kumasi Zoo is closed at the moment due to the ongoing contruction work of the Kejetia Market. I... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2017
Nasir A
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8 Mar 2017
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13 Jun 2017
“Never been closed, needs your support!”
Kumasi, Ghana
233 51 23842
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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

First of all, Kumasi Zoo IS OPEN. It has never been closed. Sadly there is a building site track behind the market so it is not obvious but if you walk alongside the temporary wall from the right of the cultural centre gate (when you...More

Thank Annette G
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The Kumasi Zoo is closed at the moment due to the ongoing contruction work of the Kejetia Market. I passed but the zoo many time one my trip to Ghana in January 2017. But the near by cultural center still opened

1  Thank Nasir A
Reviewed 2 November 2016

This zoo is the worst I have ever been to. Looking at some of the reviews from last year it seems that standards had dropped further by the time I visited this summer. It is not really a zoo as there are very few types...More

2  Thank Shards M
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

This zoo is waste of time and money. Zoo without animal. I will not recommend to anyone. This is not accessible by transport. This should not be called zoo.

1  Thank AKOSUAB
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Unfortunately I feel ashamed to even tell anyone there is a zoo in Kumasi,especially as the Garden City with all the forest reserve we have to visit a zoo with very few and aged animals is really a laugh and a big joke actually. It...More

Thank macob
Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

Rubish........ absolutely rubish.... i mean..... y even bother creating the zoo... the animals look so bored... its jux dry.... nothing of interest.... you will have mor fun watching natgeo than going too the zoo... so sad

Thank Damilola O
Reviewed 23 May 2015

To the credit of the keepers, the animals appear clean and moderately healthy. The pens vary, some look spacious and adequate, some look so pitiful you could almost cry in sympathy for the poor inmates. Lions looked healthy and happy, snakes, turtles, other miscellaneous creatures....More

5  Thank Ross A
Reviewed 6 April 2015

It's pretty bad, really. Old fashioned zoo with tiny cages and sad, bored looking animals. But this is Ghana and it is all there is for those of us who liver here. The only good part is that the animals can easily be seen as...More

Thank spicycouple22
Reviewed 18 March 2015

well, so much being said about how underfed the animals are and how poor the place is, bla bla bla. For sure, it's true! You can cry looking at some of them...true. BUT! Not to go there and not to support them? Well, who else...More

3  Thank Nicole D
Reviewed 4 November 2014

This place is indeed a mini National Park right in the heart of the city of Kumasi. The aren't that many exhibits and the cages are old looking but the general atmosphere is one of high biodiversity. The staff are quite friendly though their dressing...More

Thank gadcoffie
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