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Nogeyama Zoo

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Address: 63-10 Oimatsucho, Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture
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Phone Number: +81 452311307
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

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Small zoo, see highlights. Petting zoo.

We came in free, perhaps because of the light rain. We had our kids (12,11,9) with us. Highlights are : -petting zoo area of small animals like guinea pigs,mice, hamsters. Kids... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Yokohama, Japan
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35 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nogeyama Zoo is old style zoo. That is... small cages and small site. But it has some advantage points. 1. Admission free 2. Very close to the station. It takes only 10min on foot from the nearest station (Hinodecho, Keikyu line). 3. Its site is so small that you can walk around in 2hrs. But you can watch the "Brand... More 

Thank bdysj
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57 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came in free, perhaps because of the light rain. We had our kids (12,11,9) with us. Highlights are : -petting zoo area of small animals like guinea pigs,mice, hamsters. Kids love it. Timings see last photo. -lots of vending machine near petting zoo area with many benches and seats, canopy covered. There was a machine selling hot food too... More 

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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313 reviews
237 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 492 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been to the Nogeyama Zoo and spent half a day there. Unlike other part of the world, here entry was free and the zoo was maintained and organized very well. A great place to spend time in Yokohama.

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174 reviews
98 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

This is a nice treat if you visit Yokohama. The zoo is free and it is layed out really good. When entering you can pickup a map of the zoo to plan your route so you see what you would like too. Their penguin part is really good.

Thank biribilis
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

This was a nice zoo. Some of the animals are unique to Japan zoos. The petting zoo exhibit was nice with lots of mice, Guinea pigs, and grown chickens.

Thank David P
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83 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

We had a great time in this free zoo! Our little two years son had the chance to see one of his favourite animals for real: the crocodile! A very nice experience was touching the animals: there is a place where some very nice zoo keepers explain to little children theblife of hamsters and chickens, then they make touching them... More 

Thank Raffaella G
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

One of the star in Nogeyama zoo is Red Panda. They 's very very cute and smart. If you love animal this is a good place to visit. The zoo doesn't new by the way

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Yokosuka, Japan
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58 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

The zoo is free, but I don't think that justifies the condition the animals live in. I love zoos, I have been to zoos every place I go, and this by far was the worst zoo I have been to when it came to the quality of life for the animals. Many of the cages/enclosures were dirty. Some of the... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

This zoo is a disgrace the conditions of the enclosures are terrible. I didn't stay for long as I found it upsetting and to all the people on here proclaiming about how great the zoo is because it's free, I would much more prefer to pay towards contributing towards a natural environment for the animals to enjoy than this so... More 

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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend visiting Nogeyama Zoo! My family of four including two young children under ten had a great time looking at all of the animals and walking through the zoo (which feels like a park). The best bit of all was the petting area where children were able to hold, stroke and play with various animals including mice, Guinea pigs... More 

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