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Zoopark The Oliemeulen

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Great interesting trip for kids & family, also during rainy days!

What a surprising place, dedicated to reptiles, spiders & other small animals and birds, with... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2019
88henk
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Breda, The Netherlands
Little hidden gem

Found this and it's a great way to get much closer to unusual animals than in a normal zoo. Think... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2018
claire_kelly51
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Maynooth, Ireland
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Reviewed February 4, 2019

What a surprising place, dedicated to reptiles, spiders & other small animals and birds, with highly motivated and loving staff. Went with small kids (8-10 yrs) and they loved it. They could touch snakes & spiders, look at a bird of prey show and see...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 88henk
Reviewed December 11, 2018

This is an non typical experience. Did you ever wanted to touch a snake? Here is the chance (not all time may be) and surprise - active snakes feel warm. The zoo is small, easy to reach and specialised in reptiles. It is not a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Glasfluss
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Although this zoo is small in area, there is a huge variety of animals to see. We visited here on an afternoon, and spent a couple of hours wandering around. The staff were so friendly here. My daughter was terrified of tarantulas, but the man...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kerriann87
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Found this and it's a great way to get much closer to unusual animals than in a normal zoo. Think eagles, skunks, and parrots all within touching distance. Nice way to pass 2 hours and easy cycling distance for a family

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank claire_kelly51
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Not the biggest of places but they have a wide range of animals, from reptiles and spiders to meerkats and birds of prey. There is even a show about spiders and snakes, with the opportunity to hold them. The main language is Dutch but the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Jasmine B
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

There is so much to see and so many animals to touch in this Oliemeulen attraction, that two fearless young kids really are a handful. At least, they were to me. A real snake around your neck or a huge spider in your hand is...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed September 26, 2017

I love looking at animals, and let me tell you, there are fewer places to better do this then the Oliemeulen in Tilburg. They have a range of beasts from small cats such as the ocelot, birds of prey and some adorable armadillos (not to...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank CameronRogers94
Reviewed December 19, 2016

You think that you are in the Bush but still you are in the citycentre. Very Nice places for the animals espacially on the attick. Children are allowed to feel a big spider on their hands and a snack on their neck. Cool show with...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank AnnekeinHolland
Reviewed November 1, 2016

Sort a farm house in the city, very nice located. A little bit dark inside, but that is mainly because the animals that live there. The attendance was very friendly! the people work there with care and tender with the different animals. Some are really...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank elsyvon
Reviewed August 11, 2016

If you're interested in reptiles and small animals and you are close by, you should really have a look. It's a small place, but they manage to make it cosy instead of a quick run-through. Kids will have a better time than mom and dad.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank rederwin
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