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Olmense Zoo

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"Simple but Good"

The Olmense Zoo is not the best known zoo of Belgium and certainly not the biggest. It is a private... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Leopoldsburg, Belgium
a nice day out

nice quiet zoo, with a playyard. new restaurant. nice circus show for the kids. We will soon be... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2016
An R
Hasselt, Belgium
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Bukenberg 45, Olmen 2491, Belgium
+32 14 30 98 82
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Olmense Zoo is not the best known zoo of Belgium and certainly not the biggest. It is a private zoo that has to come out without government subvention money and so it is depending on sponsorship, volunteers and gifts on top of the earnings...More

Thank on4ajt
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

This zoo has transferred from a disaster to a wonderfull, beautiful animal park. The owner Charles did everything on his own, no government support at all ! He refuses to ask a high enterance price and he even lives in a house build at the...More

Thank Kellyke1
Reviewed November 4, 2016

nice quiet zoo, with a playyard. new restaurant. nice circus show for the kids. We will soon be visiting again

Thank An R
Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

A nice zoo with a lot of animals. It's all a bit outdated and not cheap. Fun to visit when living in the neighbourhood.

Thank WintersFL
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

All the animals seems sad and not having a good life there. All the spaces are not well conserved, it look.like a real prison for the animals, sone then are really thin and those sad faces... just broke my heart and think why I did...More

Thank EltonMachado
Reviewed October 8, 2016

I took my 4-year-old daughter to this zoo and it was a nice day: the zoo is not too big and the animals look well taken care of. If you want to see all animals, I suggest you follow the tour: it takes you around...More

Thank Lady_IneP
Reviewed September 18, 2016

You can see the animals being very nervous, this is quite a big sign that they are unhappy. The cages/stays are a bit outdated expect for the new one were they have clearly invested is, while others would benefit more from renovation. Other from that...the...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

This zoo is fantastic, every type of animal a child wants to see, even big brown bears, Pumas and cheetahs

1  Thank Kellron
Reviewed July 24, 2016

A nice day out with family including 8 year old however the whole zoo is looking tired and neglected. The animals look well but the public areas such as picnic places and toilets look as if they had not been cleaned for a few days....More

Thank Helen E
Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

Visited this zoo yesterday (6th May 2015) and absolutely loved it. I've never been to a zoo with so many big cats and being a huge cat lover I thought it was great. The leopard cubs were gorgeous. It's not the most modern zoo or...More

1  Thank Hannah B
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