We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

DierenPark Amersfoort

Certificate of Excellence
Improve this listing
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Barchman Wuytierslaan 224, Amersfoort, The Netherlands
Phone Number: 033 4227100
Website
Today
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 174 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 78
    Excellent
  • 80
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Great Zoo

Although i past the front of the park many times over the years i actually never entered the inside, and on a monday in march wich i thought it woould niot very crowdy we decided... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
DirkAmsterdam
,
Amsterdam
Add Photo Write a Review

174 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Polish first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Amsterdam
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Although i past the front of the park many times over the years i actually never entered the inside, and on a monday in march wich i thought it woould niot very crowdy we decided to go, and to my amazing it is a wonder ful park we spent the complete day and still had a lot to see, normally... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Utrecht, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
179 reviews 179 reviews
26 attraction reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

I live in Utrecht, so it's just a short ride to Amersfoort. Great little zoo (not very big), with a wide range of animals and well taken care for both animals as well as surroundings. The white tigers are just awesome and there is a wide range of felines. Enough options to sit down and relax, watch the animals, have... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Amersfoort, The Netherlands
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

This is one of the better zoos in Holland. Very nice for little children. Even for the adults. Very educating. Several places where the children can play.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Amersfoort, The Netherlands
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

At my visist i was surprized how nice and kid friendly this zoo is. The animals seem to be in natural cages mostly, and you can get really close. For kids there are all kind of ways to get close to the animals. Next to extremely safe playgrounds and easy overview. Plenty of space to walk. It's just a great... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Get some bird food from the caretakers and feed these beautiful birds and let them sit on your shoulder or hand! Walk on the same level with the heads of the giraffes, see the rhinos run around, enjoy the view of the tigers behind glass (very thick, but incredibly clear!) and relax in the vast playing area where the children... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
the Netherlands
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Zoo is great with most animals in more ore less natural surroundings. Nice different places to have lunch/diner or just a snack- something to drink. For children under 12-14 a great place.

Was this review helpful? Yes
The Netherlands
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

indeed a nice zoo and great for weekend getaway together with your family. kids will do love this and if you don't have kids yet no worries, you will enjoy it too. with all it's attraction from various animals and including the dino park adventures it's really learning can be fun. they also have a train rides so kids could... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Almere, The Netherlands
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This Zoo is the best for kids. They have climb routes almost by each sort of animals. Our granddaughter loves it so we bought a card for the whole year and mostly each saturday we bring a visit. Also good drinks and food throughout the park and also important clean toilets.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Utrecht, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
100 reviews 100 reviews
55 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

We went to the zoo to visit the DinoAdventure. We and our toddler had so much fun. It can be scary for children but it all depends on how you help them trough it. All in all a good trip

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dallas, Texas
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
18 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Get yourself a midweek contract and head down to the numerous play areas for the kiddies in the zoo. Little One loved the bears, owls, rhino's and koi the most - and loved the train rides.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed DierenPark Amersfoort also viewed

Amersfoort, Utrecht Province
Amersfoort, Utrecht Province
 
Amersfoort, Utrecht Province
Amersfoort, Utrecht Province
 

Been to DierenPark Amersfoort? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of DierenPark Amersfoort and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Calgary, Canada

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from DierenPark Amersfoort staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?