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Zoo du Bois du Petit-Chateau

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Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Awesome free zoo

Really lovely zoo right in the middle of the city. Don’t miss it! It’s free and there is a wide... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2018
via mobile
Paradize for kids and grownups

Very nice park, free entry (which you will not find often in CH). the park as an average size, not... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2015
Neuchatel, Switzerland
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
May 22, 2018
“Awesome free zoo”
Sep 28, 2015
“Paradize for kids and grownups”
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
rue des Electrices 32, La Chaux-de-Fonds 2300, Switzerland
+41 32 967 60 74
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Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

Really lovely zoo right in the middle of the city. Don’t miss it! It’s free and there is a wide variety of animals.

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Reviewed September 28, 2015

Very nice park, free entry (which you will not find often in CH). the park as an average size, not too big but large enough to have a rich variety of animals. clean and well presented, it is a nice place to spend some time...More

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Reviewed August 30, 2015

For it's size and free entrance fee, the Zoo is excellent. It is clean and well maintained. Trees are planted nicely, and there are benches strategically located in front of the cages so you can still see the animals while having a rest My advice...More

1  Thank kpadra
Reviewed November 14, 2014 via mobile

That's an awesome place to spend time and it's FREE ! What is free today without been located in a commercial center and trying to sell you stuff indirectly ?? This place is well maintained and is a perfect spot to teach your kinds the...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2014

A very nice place to take especially kids, a great variety of birds and animals, nice park for kids to play and relax, water fountain type swimming pool for kids. A small zoo but very nicely maintained.

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Reviewed August 7, 2014

This is a cute little zoo in the town of La Chaux-de-Fonds, where I live, and the zoo is visited at least once a month because our 3 year old really loves this place. There are small bears, otters, goats, reindeers, birds, donkeys to name...More

1  Thank Robert M
Reviewed April 15, 2014

This place in town (nearby the center) is THE PLACE to rest, to have wonderful experiences with animals (bears, snakes,...). There's also a game place for children.

Thank Fabrice D
Reviewed February 22, 2014

this is a really nice place where you can relax and walk around. it's a little zoo with local species, human size where kinds are king and can easily discover animals or play in one of the playground... perfect place with easy access and free...More

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December 27, 2015|
Response from kpadra | Reviewed this property |
there are birds, different kind of goat, deer, pigs and boars. There are hamsters, rabbits, and some other animals, but I didn't see monkeys. And as I mentioned in my review, visit the vivarium. To me that's the best part of... More