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Tropiquaria Zoo

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Washford Cross, Washford, Watchet TA23 0QB, England
+44 1984 640688
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Great family day out!

We come a few times a year to Tropiquaria and have been coming for years (kids are now 8 and 11... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Liz T
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Worcestershire
Good day

I have been here three times with my grand children. Ages now 5/7. Each time we have taken a pic... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
david h
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
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“puppet show” (83 reviews)
“pirate ship” (28 reviews)
“play area” (40 reviews)
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Washford Cross, Washford, Watchet TA23 0QB, England
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+44 1984 640688
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Reviewed yesterday

We come a few times a year to Tropiquaria and have been coming for years (kids are now 8 and 11)! We only live in Taunton, so its great to take my kids here. The kids have also been with school too! The kids loved...More

1  Thank Liz T
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have been here three times with my grand children. Ages now 5/7. Each time we have taken a pic nic and bought hot drinks there. Adequate seating for pic nic. Ability to pop out to car park to collect same if needed. Animals fun...More

Thank david h
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of three adults and four children, ranging in age fro 9--4 years, visited yesterday. We arrived at 11.15am and left at 5.00pm , so that in itself says a lot. We were incredibly impressed by the "hands on " talks and explanations from...More

2  Thank sally_evans43
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I remember coming here when I was young on holiday with my parents. So decided 20 years on to take my daughter. I knew what to expect. Yes it is small, however the entry price reflects this. It was fascinating reading about each animals journey...More

Thank Nichola W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We heard bad things about this place but never let people put us off, as a family of 4 that we're staying close by we thought we would give it a try. We thought it was brilliant! From holding the snake and lizard ro the...More

Thank Combesy30
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were a little apprehensive about visting this place after reading some of the many negative reviews but thought we'd give it a go as we we're staying so close, it was easy to find and we were there within minutes but the approaching views...More

Thank Andrew E
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the zoo yesterday, w8th my husband and 2 year old daughter. Lots of interesting animals to see, big play areas for the children, reasonably priced cafe serving hot and cold food. We were there for 3 hours, and could have easily been there another...More

Thank mrs_wright2012
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Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited with our grandson. We thoroughly enjoyed the time we spent there. The keepers provided us with a lot of very interesting information. They have some quite unusual animals which are all obviously very well looked after. Apart from the animals...More

1  Thank petercrandle
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Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Although small, the animals , most of which were rescued, were very well looked after and had great runs. All the animals were very visible and there were plenty of feeding times and talks. Fabulous for kids with a great indoor play area plus a...More

1  Thank Tracey G
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Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

Waste of time and money. We visited all the attractions within 45 mins not the day out we had planned. Not sure how they can class themselves as a zoo with so few different species. Needs a total renovation, no wonder why there were only...More

1  Thank xsophieemx
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smudgesmate, Owner at Tropiquaria Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2018

6 species of Lemur, Tapir, Serval, Scottish Wild Cat, 2 species of mongoose, Wallabies, Rhea, Mara, Agouti, Raccoons, Coati, 2 species of Genet, Raccoon dog, Marmosets, Gibbons, then there are free flying birds in the hall, then the aquarium with 100+species of fish, plus invertebrates...More

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Louise M
July 17, 2018|
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Sadly No
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Don K
April 20, 2017|
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If eligible for state pension £8.75, if not £10.25.
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