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Heidelberg Zoo

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Kids aren't too young, after all

My daughter and her friend, 11 & 12 years old, respectively, enjoyed the raccoons, lion, tigers... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2018
Ncrist-see
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Mannheim, Germany
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Small and well designed zoo

I used to enjoy watching a bear and foxes from the outside of the zoo. The design was changed and I... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Fukuyama I
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The city's large zoo is home to a diverse range of animals and birds.
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Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

Went to zoo was very impressed lots of animals very clean was lovely and relaxing although wasent a sunny day ! but we were enjoying ourself so much it didnt bother us Lovely playing area for kids lots to see i recomend a visit if...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mir M
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Most of the Zoo was under construction or renovation and still they charged the high season amount. Many animals we couldn't see at all! The best were elephants and the play area near the entrance.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MrsMasalin
Reviewed October 16, 2018

If you ran out of things to do with the kids, you may want to try this... beware that is crowded all year long

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

My daughter and her friend, 11 & 12 years old, respectively, enjoyed the raccoons, lion, tigers and apes. But they also played at two different playgrounds and went into the petting zoo, which was pretty fun for them. We looked on with our dog beyond...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

I used to enjoy watching a bear and foxes from the outside of the zoo. The design was changed and I was not sure how I could see them. I particularly enjoyed the new tamarin facility with a long tunnels between two rooms. We can...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Fukuyama I
Reviewed August 25, 2018

we went there ten days ago with our kids. I appreciated the Seal and tortoises and above all The Big apes. it was Very interesting to read some information about food and environment. my kids enjoy ed the Big play ground.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nadia C
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This zoo is good value. We visited with 2 adults & 4 children. We had a lovely day strolling around the zoo. There was some upgrade work being done so we didnt get to see some of the animals but we still enjoyed the day.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank GalwayAsh
Reviewed July 17, 2018

We went around 1pm, most of the animals were sleeping. We only get see few animals. My 3 years loved it. He was running around everywhere as it wasn't busy at all. My son loved the small play area at the end of the zoo....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 70meetaj
Reviewed July 10, 2018

We have been here before, about 2 years ago. The zoo is a nice place to wander around on a hot day, with plenty of shade from tree's & bushes. They have a good selection of animals, and a play area for kids. There are...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Wig_Traveller
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

This zoo was much better than we expected. Highly recommend if you’re visiting Heidelberg with children.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank PasiK
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