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Messingham Zoo

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excellent day out

The place is amazing; everything from the animals to the tea room is excellent. The owners & staff... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
46carol58
Amazing

We were lucky enough to visit this amazing little zoo and loved everything about the place! Great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
35phillipl
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Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
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Butterwick Road, Messingham, Scunthorpe DN17 3PN, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The place is amazing; everything from the animals to the tea room is excellent. The owners & staff are very knowledgeable about the animals & you can see that it’s a true labour of love to them all. They can’t do enough for you &...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to visit this amazing little zoo and loved everything about the place! Great introduction to the Zoo from Iain and then an informative and interesting tour meeting all the animals up close and personal - Coatis are such characters and it...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A truly enjoyable experience had a fantastic day. The staff and owners are the nicest people you'll ever meet and very knowledgeable. The animals are great and very well cared for and truly loved. We enjoyed it that much we went back the next day...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In Holland the porcupine is considered a creature with mystical powers. Its urine is highly valued as a potent aphrodisiac. In days gone by it was the norm for Dutch guys to drink a pint of steaming porcupine urine on there wedding night or before...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 2, 2018

The staff here couldn't have been more helpful! They all approached us to offer lots of interesting information about the animals we were looking at, and they clearly care very much about them. The animals are adorable, and my two girls (10 and 4) wanted...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Spent a fab day here with small kids. It is small, but worth every penny. The animals are so well kept, the staff are brilliant, obviously more than 'just a job', but a real labour of love. A lovely cafe, play area, and the extra...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Went today what a great place had a guided tour around the zoo by one of the staff were able to interactive with several of the animals wife even noticed a escape tortoise near the bot belly pigs . Had great afternoon out and made...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JOHN R
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Brilliant! We spent about 2.5 hours here, on entry we were shown around by a volunteer whose knowledge of the animals was exceptional. It is clear they are all very well cared for and adore the staff and owners. Lots to see and a fab...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Denver112
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Absolutely lovely place, small but a great experience with knowledgeable keepers who are happy to chat and even get animals out for you to have a stroke! Certainly worth a visit to pass on a couple of hours, nice coffee and reasonably priced. What out...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

My wife and I visited with the two grandchildren after getting a Groupon voucher. Although the car park is a little rutted and in need of a little tic, the reception we received from the moment we stepped in the door was warm and friendly...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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