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Wilhelma Zoo and Botanical Garden

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Address: Wilhelmaplatz 13 | Neckartalstrasse, 70376 Stuttgart, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Phone Number: (0)711/54020
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A Zoo inside a garden

There is a U Bahn station just outside the Zoo in Stuttgart which makes it easily accessible. There is a beautiful garden inside which makes this Zoo quite different from many... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Chennai (Madras), India
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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

There is a U Bahn station just outside the Zoo in Stuttgart which makes it easily accessible. There is a beautiful garden inside which makes this Zoo quite different from many Zoos. You have a greenhouse garden side apart from a miniature amazon forest and a nice Insectarium. You get to see a Snow Leopard which is a rare and... More 

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Stuttgart, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We absolutely fell head over heels in love with this beautiful place! Though at times a bit challenging to navigate with a stroller, the stunning gardens prompted a few toe tickling games of 'where's the baby', and gelato assisted rests. The seal show was loads of fun just as the other animals provided up close educational opportunities for both young... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Easy access from Stuttgart Central Station. The zoo not only covers a diverse number of animals and birds, it also houses some rare plants in two big green houses, as well as a beautiful garden which is inspired by One Thousand and One night tails ( Islamic Architecture). I have already been in Berlin Zoon before visiting this zoo and,... More 

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Thank Crystalogene
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Originally planned as private gardens, the park, with buildings in the Moorish style, was intended to serve the Swabian king, King Wilhelm I, as living quarters. Plant enthusiastic will have great time visiting the glass house which accommodate wide variety of plantation. With over 1000 species of animals, Wilhelma is one of the zoos that has the most species, not... More 

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Citrus Heights, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have visit the zoo several times with the grandkids but this was a special "one on one" visit with my grandson. Always impressed on how well the zoo is maintained and the condition of the animals. Also like the restaurant facilities with a reasonable selection of good and healthy food. We had a great visit and will be doing... More 

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Biddeford, Maine
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here with family and had a great time - so much to see and really enjoyed the fact the place was also a botanical garden. The zoo/gardens are very well maintained and clean. Lots of great indoor and outdoor exhibits which were nice as it did rain while we were there. This is a must if in the Stuttgart... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Space reserved for some big animals like Hippo, elephants are ridiculous. Instead of having a great day outside, turns out to be miserable due to animal conditions. I will never come back. I really hope they renovate the park and give better structure to them. I was shocked to see animals treated like this in Germany.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice zoo.. many different animals, good to go if have children or even if you do not have. Good location, easy to go, the trail leaves you next to the zoo. There is a park very nice beside the zoo, you can run, ride a bike or just walk. You can expend all the day in both places.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice garden and animals in the down town. Great for relax and all day trip. Parking inside a area. Atc.

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Kaiserslautern, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice zoo. My wife was there when she was a child, and wanted to go again. Weather was great for a quiet relaxing day at the zoo.

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