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Tropiquaria Zoo

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Closed Now: 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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We were in Minehead for the weekend and visited this great attraction. Please don't be put off by... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2018
United Kingdom
via mobile
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Thank you so much so all the staff at Tropiquaria for welcoming us and keeping us safe and warm... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Washford Cross, Washford, Watchet TA23 0QB, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you so much so all the staff at Tropiquaria for welcoming us and keeping us safe and warm this afternoon after the Mini Bus we were travelling home on broke down of the roundabout outside. Your went above and beyond to make us feel...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank B9455GKjoannel
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

This place for the money is great !! My 5 year old has loved it over the last five years, we come about 3 times a year, great when wet and out of peak season is lovely and quiet ! Staff are great clearly love...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bigbluntracing
Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

It was suggested to us to visit, we were a bit doubtful but this was a brilliant days entertainment. Firstly the building although looking quite drab is an iconic 1933 building with alot of history of its own. Once inside the range of unusual animals...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lynn s
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Being going here since it opened over 18 years ago ,used to let people handle snakes etc ,kids love it

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Jimliddell48
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

Loved seeing the parrots was very disappointed about how many they had did think there would be more to see but overall was ok kids loved the play areas think it's a bit too much money for what is there

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Climber11201630199
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

We took are niece and nephew here for a day out and felt very let down, in the way of animals well there aren't many it's more like a small farm and it certainly isn't good value for money at all very disappointing will not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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smudgesmate, Manager at Tropiquaria Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2018

Before making any decisions on whether or not to visit us on the basis of this review please read the 7 previous reviews!!!!!!

Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

After reading some negative reviews we were reluctant to take our 17 month old daughter and 8 year old nephew but am happy we gave it a try. It's small but well set out the two big play areas are great to let off some...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Departure16050701380
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

A lovely place. We came without kids but as a mum I could see how great it would be for families. There are lots of play areas catering for all ages. The animal exhibits were very good with an unexpected wide variety. Definitely recommend.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank fizznight
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

We were in Minehead for the weekend and visited this great attraction. Please don't be put off by the industrial type building as the place itself is brilliant! Our son loved the huge pirate play boats on pirate island and the adventure castle. I loved...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank vicky73111
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Spent a good 3 to 4 hours here whilst on holiday in Minehead. i had read up on here before going so knew not to be put off by the outside. there was plenty of free parking which is always a bonus. Well worth the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Marecia E
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July 17, 2018|
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Response from smudgesmate | Property representative |
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Don K
April 20, 2017|
Response from smudgesmate | Property representative |
If eligible for state pension £8.75, if not £10.25.