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“Great day out!” 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 #20 of 303 Attractions in Amsterdam
Type: Zoos
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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 older children, Activities for young children
Kent
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
“Great day out!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We went to the zoo expecting to kill a couple of hours but ended up staying here for most of the day!
There's plenty to see for everyone, an amazing aquarium & a play-park for children. There's also a planetarium which we didn't visit as it was getting late by the time we found it.
The cafe was very good value for money too in a city where a burger will set you back £14.
An adult ticket cost 19 Euros & included entry to the zoo, the aquarium & the planetarium.

Visited July 2014
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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“Zoo trip Amsterdam”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

A lovely zoo with a nice park relaxed atmosphere the staff were welcoming and friendly.The animals looked well looked after, Well laid out everything easy to find and easy access from city centre.

Visited July 2014
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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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Bristol, United Kingdom
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
“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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