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Nice mini Zoo

A small zoo specializing in reptiles, but worth a visit. The zoo is a few rooms in size, but it has... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Helsinki, Finland
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Have you ever held snake in your hand? :)

Amazing experience! Perfect family attraction. Zoo keeper was accompanying us telling stories and... read more

Reviewed March 20, 2019
Riga, Latvia
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A reptile zoo with lots of venomous and nonvenomous snakes, lizards, nile crocodile and tarantulas. Many of our venomous snakes are extremely rare in zoos. Guiding tours in Estonian, English, Finnish and Russian. You can also touch or hold harmless...more
Akadeemia 7 | entrance on Vana Tallinna street, Parnu 80011, Estonia
+372 551 6033
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the MiniZoo today with my family, and although it was interesting to see the animals, there were somethings bothering us parents. First of all the windows into the terrariums were very dirty, and timeworn. As I wanted to take pictures of the animals, it...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank AndreasL1268
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A small zoo specializing in reptiles, but worth a visit. The zoo is a few rooms in size, but it has many-looking snakes, caiman, cockroaches, turtles and lizards. The caretaker will be happy to tell you about the animals. For the kids, the place is...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank fin_masdin
Reviewed March 20, 2019

Amazing experience! Perfect family attraction. Zoo keeper was accompanying us telling stories and jokes about each and every reptile in their collection. Only positive emotions! Had never held snakes before, thus will definitely remember this first moment forever. :) Definitely worth to visit!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank asy_ze
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

The trip to the Minizoo was interesting, the staff was friendly. It was possible to hold the snakes if you wanted to. But one thing bothered me very much; it was common sense that the living conditions for the large turtle were not very good....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KishayaM
HellofromEstonia, Manager at MiniZoo, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2018

Hello. You dont have to worry about the turtle. Its a desert tortoise, thats why he is not in the water. He will drown. And water he needs he gets normally from fresh food. The baby turtle in the water- if you happen to see...More

Reviewed September 26, 2018

The MiniZoo mainly features reptiles, but for the 2 year old it was interesting enough. 7 EUR (free for the 2 year old) and it took uas 15min to see all.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kkatriina
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

We couldn't believe that we could have had such a interesting and entertaining experience in the "Mini Zoo". The zoo keeper was a very good host .

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank poojaw726
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Really humorous guide who made the experience worthwhile. He introduced each species with funny anecdotes, and had a few really rare species on show. Definitely the highlight of our trip!

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank M3115CVrobertm
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

Excellent place for children! Now our children want to have snakes at home too. It was great to be able to hold the python.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Kirsi N
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

Zoo keeper was very nice guy took time to explain us snakes types, habitats and funny stories. He was kind enough to let us touch his snakes. I was able to make my kid friendly with snake. Who knows We may have snake as pet...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Nits G
Reviewed March 14, 2017

If you are interested in any kind of reptiles, snakes, turtles, crocodiles and even some spiders - that`s the spot. Owner can kindly offer you educating tour and explanations. Even hold the python on you shouldres if you dear! Worth to go, little bit tropics...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank MartinR3712
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