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Address: Avenue Mathias Delobel, 59000 Lille, France
Phone Number: 03.28.52.07.00
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Awesome free zoo

The zoo is not that big but cages seems suitable for the animals inside, some animals, like monkeys, are not even in a cage but on an open-air island. You don't have a bad feeling... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
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Lille, France
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Lille, France
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68 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

The zoo is not that big but cages seems suitable for the animals inside, some animals, like monkeys, are not even in a cage but on an open-air island. You don't have a bad feeling when looking at them. A big part of them has even been captured in the city of Lille itself, lost (sometimes intentionnally) by their owner.... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

It was initially a nice surprise to come across in Lille. However, There was seemed to be nobody around looking after the animals. The Rhino and Zebra enclosure was shockingly small. The Pelicans kept trying to get out bite the wire fence to get out. They had to share the small pond with many other animals. I have been to... More 

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Montreal, Canada
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Very surprised to see a zoo of this size for FREE. Right alongside a children's parc, and rides that are open Wednesday and weekends. What a great find and a way to occupy the kids.

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West Sussex UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Well, firstly it's free, which is amazing!! Whilst we were a group of 5 adults and no children with us, I am a grandmother and therefore I know for certain my 5 year old granddaughter would absolutely love this. Walking towards the entrance of the Zoo you have a mini railway station for children to ride on the train and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

A great little zoo on the outskirts of the city within walking distance from the city center. Well worth a visit for families, couples and solo travellers alike and can be done within a morning or an afternoon.

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Watford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We tried to visit this Zoo in 2014. Unfortunately the Tour de France put paid to that as we chose the day it visited Lille 😒. Not to be put off we decided to visit today. I had heard it was free, though the car parking for three hours was €2. Not enough to put me off 😃 For a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Absolutely fantastic zoo and it is free of charge to enter. The stalls are all clean and tidy and the animals are all healthy and well cared for.

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Leuven, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We spent an afternoon at the zoo, the nearby amusement park and the old citadel fortifications. The zoo is worth a visit, it's rather small but beautifully laid out. With (young) children, you can spend about 2 hours and then finish with the amusement park and playground next door. This zoo is completely free to visit, which is amazing! It's... More 

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Hythe, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Was amazed to come across this free zoo, which has a small but select number of animals - loved the red panda who wandered around near us - bonus! Spotlessly clean, well cared for animals, small enough to go round in about an hour and a half and worth it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

first time i went was amazed that there was all this on offer for free! a very good zoo...however if its a sunday afternoon and hot maybe do something else as the rest of lille will also be visoting the zoo!

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Additional Information about Parc Zoologique

Address: Avenue Mathias Delobel, 59000 Lille, France
Phone Number: 03.28.52.07.00
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nord-Pas-de-Calais  >  Nord  >  Lille
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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