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Maritime Reptile Zoo Limited

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Open Now: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Something very Different

I am not overly fond of Reptiles and Snakes in particular but I went anyway and I even had a... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2015
dgg123
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Halifax, Canada
Awesome hands-on

Our daughter loved it. Good to pet and take photos with a snake, alligator and other reptiles. It... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2015
Alex K
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“FUN”
Sep 4, 2016
“Meh”
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75 Akerley Blvd Unit 10 | Burnside Industrial Park, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3B 1R7, Canada
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Reviewed January 4, 2017

We love going to the zoo but last time i was there they close and only do traveling show now miss verying the reptile zoo.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank KAREN C
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Don't go out of your way for it. Overall an OK if nothing else to do on a rainy day while limited only to Burnside. OK exhibits but the part time staff are not great.

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank Nick L
Reviewed October 15, 2015

I am not overly fond of Reptiles and Snakes in particular but I went anyway and I even had a opportunity to pet a Snake and have a photo of one on my shoulder. Do go.

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank dgg123
Reviewed July 6, 2015

I had a very good time, I live relatively nearby and I've been hoping to visit again but haven't yet found the time. Donations are optional (or at least they were when I visited, it may have changed but I don't blame them) but I...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank Misheru_Misaki
Reviewed June 23, 2015

Kids love it too, very unique place. Not very large, but I love supporting their cause, rescuing reptiles.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Retravels99
Reviewed March 18, 2015

Our daughter loved it. Good to pet and take photos with a snake, alligator and other reptiles. It was a little pricier than what I thought, though.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Alex K
Reviewed February 19, 2015

Everything was good, just so many people so it was hard to move around, but the kids loved it , I'd go back for sure hopefully in the summer

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Leah K
Reviewed January 31, 2015

I would like to give it a 4.5, but that's not an option. We've gone twice. Once with sons aged 11, 7 and 5. Second time with younger 2 sons and a few nephews. The facility is not large, so for that reason it doesn't...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank JonCornerBrook_NL
Reviewed August 15, 2014

There is a reptile zoo close to our home in Ontario so we decided to compare it to this one. Although the facility is small, the experiences and information provided by the knowledgeable and accommodating staff are immeasurable. We spent almost two hours there learning...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Andra K
Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

Found out about this place by accident. A pleasant surprise. It appears to be a reptile sanctuary that decided to become a zoo to help educate and offset their costs. Compared to some other tourist attractions, it was relatively affordable though the facility is small....More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank masterofflight
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