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Kumasi Zoo

#14 of 15 things to do in Kumasi Features Animals
Kumasi, Ghana
233 51 23842
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Not worth a visit

Small zoo site that is very poorly maintained. Walkways are covered with plants or broken. Animal... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Midascaubergs
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Leuven, Belgium
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First of all, Kumasi Zoo IS OPEN. It has never been closed. Sadly there is a building site track... read more

Reviewed June 13, 2017
Annette G
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  • Excellent0%
  • Very good3%
  • Average43%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible40%
Mar 8, 2017
“Closed Now”
4 days ago
“Not worth a visit”
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Kumasi, Ghana
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233 51 23842
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Small zoo site that is very poorly maintained. Walkways are covered with plants or broken. Animal cages are way to small and you can see the animals misery. Especially the chimpanzees were in a bad physical and mental shape... Gave me quite a depressive feeling...More

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Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

First of all, Kumasi Zoo IS OPEN. It has never been closed. Sadly there is a building site track behind the market so it is not obvious but if you walk alongside the temporary wall from the right of the cultural centre gate (when you...More

Thank Annette G
Reviewed March 8, 2017

The Kumasi Zoo is closed at the moment due to the ongoing contruction work of the Kejetia Market. I passed but the zoo many time one my trip to Ghana in January 2017. But the near by cultural center still opened

1  Thank Nasir A
Reviewed November 1, 2016

This zoo is the worst I have ever been to. Looking at some of the reviews from last year it seems that standards had dropped further by the time I visited this summer. It is not really a zoo as there are very few types...More

2  Thank Shards M
Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

This zoo is waste of time and money. Zoo without animal. I will not recommend to anyone. This is not accessible by transport. This should not be called zoo.

1  Thank AKOSUAB
Reviewed July 13, 2015

Unfortunately I feel ashamed to even tell anyone there is a zoo in Kumasi,especially as the Garden City with all the forest reserve we have to visit a zoo with very few and aged animals is really a laugh and a big joke actually. It...More

Thank macob
Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

Rubish........ absolutely rubish.... i mean..... y even bother creating the zoo... the animals look so bored... its jux dry.... nothing of interest.... you will have mor fun watching natgeo than going too the zoo... so sad

Thank Damilola O
Reviewed May 23, 2015

To the credit of the keepers, the animals appear clean and moderately healthy. The pens vary, some look spacious and adequate, some look so pitiful you could almost cry in sympathy for the poor inmates. Lions looked healthy and happy, snakes, turtles, other miscellaneous creatures....More

5  Thank Ross A
Reviewed April 6, 2015

It's pretty bad, really. Old fashioned zoo with tiny cages and sad, bored looking animals. But this is Ghana and it is all there is for those of us who liver here. The only good part is that the animals can easily be seen as...More

Thank spicycouple22
Reviewed March 18, 2015

well, so much being said about how underfed the animals are and how poor the place is, bla bla bla. For sure, it's true! You can cry looking at some of them...true. BUT! Not to go there and not to support them? Well, who else...More

3  Thank Nicole D
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