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Address: Washford Cross, Washford TA23 0QB, England
Phone Number: 01984 640688
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10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 5:00 pm

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Great time

We had a great time here. The children really enjoyed being able to get so close to some of the animals. All the staff were very welcoming, helpful & friendly.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
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East Bergholt, United Kingdom
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Windsor and Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

We visited in June with our 2.5 year old & were pleasantly surprised. The staff we lovely,very knowledgable & welcoming. The pirate ships were amazing as was the indoor play area. Very reasonably priced, especially compared to similar places in the south east, great that under 3s are free. Our daughter LOVED it :-)

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East Bergholt, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

We had a great time here. The children really enjoyed being able to get so close to some of the animals. All the staff were very welcoming, helpful & friendly.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We Visited Tropiquaria Zoo today 25th June 2015, We absolutely loved it here and thought all the staff were really friendly, very helpful and certainly knew their stuff about all the animals. We only spent the afternoon here as we'd been somewhere else in the morning but could quite happily have spent the whole day here. My 16 Month old... More 

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Somerset, UK
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5 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

You would expect to see some interesting exotic animals , but no. This place is designed to attract customers (mainly families) - expensive entrance fee - by making you believe that you are walking in to a "Zoo" ! , but in fact you ending up paying stupid prices for cheap food/drink products in indoors coffee. "God sake make some... More 

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smudgesmate, Owner at Tropiquaria Zoo, responded to this review

I imagine that the word that you are searching for in the title is Cafe, similarly the use of the word coffee later on is probably incorrect and you mean cafe. Do you have a problem with the word cafe? "Stupid prices" e.g. cup of coffee £1.60, plate of chips £2.20, children's meal £3.20 I defy you to find anywhere... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

Doesn't look much from the outside but the building was an old radio station. Plenty of animals to see. You could feed them and touch them. My son loved the giant tortoise. There was lots of activities outside like the giant pirate ships. Worth a visit!

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

really good for kids for a few hours - play areas mixed with animals, some hands on sessions and reasonable pricing. my 2.5 yr old loved it and I enjoyed the old radio room. tea and picnic areas and a large indoor play area make it almost weather proof too.

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Atherton, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

We visited during our holiday to Devon this year. Unfortunately on the first day of our holiday my wife fell and broke her hip at a different attraction, this was therefore, the only full day out that she was going to get. Before we went, we were in email contact with Tropiquaria to see if they had a wheelchair that... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

I liked this. There have been several poor reviews but my opinion is that this zoo was friendly, interesting and had plenty to excite me as a photographer. I especially liked the tropical house, with its variety of animals, birds and reptiles. Then we discovered the aquaria and became quite excited by the variety of fish we could photograph. The... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Came here this time last year. It's still absolutely brilliant. Loved it even more this time as my little girl is (obviously) a year older & she loved it more. Touching the snake, lizard, hedgehog & the skunk this really did make her trip back to this area worth it.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

We visited Tropiquaria on a short stay to the area. I was more than pleasantly surprised! The building itself was quite interesting and the inside with the free flying birds was lovely! The thing that I rate the most was how well looked after all the animals are, clean, well fed and happy with new enclosures being built for the... More 

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Additional Information about Tropiquaria Zoo

Address: Washford Cross, Washford TA23 0QB, England
Phone Number: 01984 640688
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Washford
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm

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