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Museo Civico di Zoologia

Via Ulisse Aldrovandi 18 | Pinciano, 00197 Rome, Italy
+39 06 6710 9270
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This was terrible. To be clear, this is not the zoo but a museum next to the zoo. When we bought 2... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2017
Ghent, Belgium
via mobile
Outdated, poor experience.

This is NOT the zoo! Old, expired, poorly maintained and dated. Furthermore, only Italian... read more

Reviewed May 24, 2017
Rome, Italy
via mobile
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Via Ulisse Aldrovandi 18 | Pinciano, 00197 Rome, Italy
+39 06 6710 9270
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Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

This was terrible. To be clear, this is not the zoo but a museum next to the zoo. When we bought 2 tickets, the lady behind the counter said: "this is a museum, are you sure?". We knew it was and we really wanted to...More

Thank Evedm1
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

This is NOT the zoo! Old, expired, poorly maintained and dated. Furthermore, only Italian descriptions. Bad value for money.

Thank roelberkvens
Reviewed April 26, 2017

You can also go to the Zoo museum, and see when animals take food,you will see that on ticket to Zoo.

Thank BobBg011
Reviewed April 9, 2017

Zoos are not always the best place to visit when feeling a bit down. The animals certainly don't seem content. The entire zoo needs an entire makeover and a lot more money invested. The reptile house was good.

Thank Alan B
Reviewed September 16, 2016

I often visit Rome and decided on this trip to take a trip to the zoo. Wow! what a wonderful place!!! Very modern, well kept, clean and reasonably priced. If ever in Rome..... visit the zoo!

Thank Begruddged
Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

Many of the reviews here confuse this museum with the (also crappy) nearby zoo. This museum is outdated, badly kept and feels like it is itself ancient history! Don't go here.

2  Thank MrTravelWolf
Reviewed May 29, 2015

actually it is not a museum,it looks like more than a fast food exhibition.20 minutes are enough to walk the 'museum' and it is also very far from center.last but not least ALL the descriptions of the exhibits were in Italian language!!!what a shame for...More

5  Thank eleftherios z
Reviewed June 7, 2014

This is a zoo not a museum as Americans would describe. Take bus 117 and get off at the last stop and than walk up the hill - you will see amazing fountains and walk through a park including a beautiful palace property from the...More

Thank RoamingEyesTravel
Reviewed October 28, 2013 via mobile

We thought it might be worth taking the kids during our visit to rome but it was very expensive and had a couple of tigers and an elephant. Something that at least should be free. Don't go there it's a waste of time too.

1  Thank mazenkanso
Reviewed September 6, 2013 via mobile

Very good zoological museum. The animal exhibits are more interesting than the history museums. Very suitable for children. Free for EU citizens under 18 years old.

Thank Davidsonho
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