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Civic Museum of Zoology

Via Ulisse Aldrovandi, 18, 00197 Rome, Italy
+39 0667109270
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Ranked #323 of 731 attractions in Rome
Type: Museums
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

This is a zoo not a museum as Americans would describe. Take bus 117 and get off at the last stop and than walk up the hill - you will see amazing fountains and walk through a park including a beautiful palace property from the early 1800's. Only place in town that we found that is non smoking wish that... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

We thought it might be worth taking the kids during our visit to rome but it was very expensive and had a couple of tigers and an elephant. Something that at least should be free. Don't go there it's a waste of time too.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013 via mobile

Very good zoological museum. The animal exhibits are more interesting than the history museums. Very suitable for children. Free for EU citizens under 18 years old.

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Monterey, California
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21 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Visiting the zoo was like living in Rome. While there, we didn't see any tourists. We only saw Italians with their families. It was fun walking around without crowds and just enjoying the day. The reptile museum is the highlight. It is a MUST see. I did feel sorry for the elephant, who looked very sad, but otherwise the animals... More

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Beirut, Lebanon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2011

Located in a serene environment this Museum is located among a peaceful neighbourhood. It has a number of rooms with exhibits of different zoological specimens from across centuries...making it a memorable place to visit especially for the young. Supported by an excellent staff which takes pains and during our visit, in which we unfortunately got delayed owing to a walk... More

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