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Address: The Phoenix Park | Cunningham Road, Dublin 8, Ireland
Phone Number: 353 1 677 1425
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9:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Description: One of the world's oldest zoos, Dublin Zoo is also modern in design and...
One of the world's oldest zoos, Dublin Zoo is also modern in design and houses more than 600 animals. It has been redesigned in recent years to be a safe environment for people and the animals with gardens, lakes and natural habitats.
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Great zoo well wort a visit

Lovley great for kids plenty of eating stops and tables animals were great .elephants are wort a look my kids loved it big shop at start which is well stocked..:-):-)

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 4, 2015
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County Londonderry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 NEW via mobile

Lovley great for kids plenty of eating stops and tables animals were great .elephants are wort a look my kids loved it big shop at start which is well stocked..:-):-)

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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18 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW

We thoroughly enjoyed our trip to the zoo, it was very enjoyable! However, we would look to return once the building work is completed and the extension is finished later this year in the summer.

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Tramore, Ireland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

Had a good family day out with 4 kids in the summer gone but found everything to expensive addmisson a fortune then 6 average ice creams inside cost 15 euro total rip off the zoo itself is good but the carpark is a fair walk away with kids and had to queue for 45 min which was bloody ridicilious il... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

had a very good day at dublin zoo where we went for my partners bday, we had a clear and sunny day but was cold, the only downfall to the park at the time of the visit was that there was a large section of the zoo that was being renovated for certain animals so they wasn't at the park... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

So me and a friend visited the Zoo on the 1st March 2015. I'd say the whole experience was good, got to see alot of animals up close. Id imagine it would be even better if it wasn't cold!! (but that's my fault for going Dublin in Feb/March. Lots of shops/vending machines if you ever need a bite to eat... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

This zoo is massive can spend all day here seeing all kinds of animal The mircat cafe is good is very expensive aswell as the souvenir shop worth bringing your own packed lunch Great picnic areas to eat There is loads at this zoo Very expensive paying in but worth it as u could spend 8 hours here entertain the... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

Visited Dublin Zoo having not been there for a number of years and heard about all the good work they've done to extend it. Found the whole place quite disjointed in that you end up either missing out on things or having to double back to see everything. I also thought it was quite overgrown, all the vegetation found it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

First of all, it is huge. The design and layout is brilliant, and as long as you follow the map that you're given on entrance you won't miss a thing. We were lucky enough to go on a very quiet but sunny day, so all of the animals that were on display were out and about. There's a great range... More 

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Galway, Galway, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

Visited Dublin Zoo in late February and as such it was very quiet in terms of Visitors. Park is pretty big, which is great with lots to see and do. Plenty of facilities along the way around in terms of toilets and places to buy a drink etc. Overall great trip, thoroughly enjoyed it and would recommend for everyone to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW via mobile

I go here 4 times a year and every time I go its a memorable experience! Well worth a visit and highly recommended !

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