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“Do not miss it” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Artis Zoo

Artis Zoo
Plantage Kerklaan 38-40, 1018 CZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Binnenstad)
020/523-3400
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Ranked #28 of 552 things to do in Amsterdam
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Artis Zoo, just to the east of central Amsterdam, provides a good deal for children.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
Winchester, United Kingdom
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“Do not miss it”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

If you travel with children or if you like to visit a Zoo where the animals are well taken care of, then don't miss it. It was a really enjoyable experience.

Visited July 2014
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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“Best zoo ever!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This zoo is amazing and is a must do for everyone that visits Amsterdam. The animals are very well looked after and it appears a much more open and friendly zoo compared to many. There are good restaurants and cafes for people to visit too. It was not over crowded and offered great value for money with an excellent low price!

Visited February 2014
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“Lovely place to escape the busy city centre”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Great zoo with lots of different animals. Great for families, but we enjoyed it as a couple as well. We enjoyed the design of the buildings and the absence of massive overbearing cages. A lovely place to spend a morning or afternoon. Good zoo but nothing spectacular or massively different from other large zoos.

The price may be a bit high, but we bought an I Amsterdam card which included the entry price, so was well worth it.

Visited July 2014
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Montreal, Canada
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“Best zoo we ever visited”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

It was expensive to enter , 20 Euro per person.
But we really liked it .Animals really feel great there ans are super active I never so such active animals in zoo.Zoo planed in a way that each time you discover new corners there. Not too crowded and had extra activities. Recommended to tourists with young children.

Visited July 2014
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“Very good experience.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

This zoo was amazing you really feel like your in with the animals. There is a really nice garden in the middle of it and there is plenty to see. The biggest restaurant was very good quality. There was lots of renovation going on for new enclosures etc, but it didn't bother our experience.

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