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Antwerp Zoo (Dierentuin)

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Large, well-defined zoo which houses a variety of species from giraffes to fish.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Koningin Astridplein 26, Antwerp 2018, Belgium
+32 3 202 45 40
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A lovely city centre zoo - expensive but worth it as there is plenty to see. The indoor sections were great - aquarium, reptile house and nocturnal animals. The chimps were the best part - wow! The elephant enclosure looked small, sparse and lacking stimulation...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank jennifoggteach
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Pleasant fairly small zoo with a good variety of species. The enclosures are well designed and you can get really close to some animals which also looks well looked after. A bit disappointed that the bird house was closed, as we especially travelled from UK...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MrMrsHappyR
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great place! Such an amazing location and unbeatable atmosphere-/ great combination of old and new. Price very steep

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank rkigervaron
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Antwerp Zoo is a complete treat. They have a huge collection of animals, birds, reptiles, an aquarium and butterflies. They even have penguins and kangaroos. Antwerp Zoo is right next to the Antwerp station so even if you're here for a short while, you can...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MihikaJG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the oldest in the world, reflected in the beautiful architecture and the stunning landscaping. Great history, fantastic sculptures, once the home of Rembrandt Bugatti. And of course, the fabulous collection of wildlife.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank PeterD218
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Though the cost of maintaining wild animals in captivity is reflected by the price of the entrance, the investment might very well being be value for money. The English garden at the heart of the Zoo has been a pleasant leisure place for over 170...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 219rita3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a very nice visit, the zoo have a good set up, easy to visit and with some interesting animals. close to the center

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank UltimateFamilyTravel
Reviewed February 16, 2019

I believe its one of the oldest zoo's with a beautiful entrance you will just fall in love not only with the animals but with the architect. Situated within the centre of the city you wouldn't know you where in Antwerp you can easily get...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jessimo
Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

It was a magical day out with the family. A definite visit if in Antwerp. The zoo map was easy to read and the grounds and facilities were extremely clean. The kids had so much fun as there were a vast amount of animals and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ifeomas
Reviewed February 14, 2019

A good variety of animals to see up close here and it will take the best part of a day to get around. Good, modern restaurant with plenty of choice. A lot of animals are in small pens though and this was quite sad to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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February 11, 2019|
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Response from Christel D | Reviewed this property |
Not a waste. Less people, almost all animals.
Anna M
April 13, 2018|
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Response from EddyPlatteeuw | Reviewed this property |
De ringstaartmaki's leven in een open domein maar kunnen niet aangeraakt worden. Is immers met alle dieren zo die in open pleinen leven. De dieren moeten in alle rust kunnen leven.
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