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Melbourne Zoo General Entry Ticket

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    What to Expect
    The Melbourne Zoo is the oldest zoo in Australia and home to more than 320 species. Take a walk on the wild side while exploring at your own pace with this general admission ticket. 

    See Victoria’s marine life at the Wild Sea exhibit, featuring penguins, fur seals, sharks and seahorses. Journey around the globe to the African savanna and watch graceful giraffes and zebras graze among their open-air enclosures. Throughout your visit, learn how the zoo’s conservation efforts are working to protect endangered species worldwide

    Monkey around as you observe orangutans from an elevated walkway that crisscrosses their treetop hangouts, and watch ringtail lemurs at play on Lemur Island. Be in awe of magnificent gorillas at a special rain forest exhibit that also futures other tropical species like the fascinating pygmy hippopotamus. 

    Feel the flutter of tiny wings on your skin at the enchanting Butterfly House, where butterflies may land right on you as you make your way through the lush greenhouse enclosure. At some of the zoo’s many play spaces, kids can learn what it’s like to be a zookeeper or burrow through giant tunnels to mimic the life of a meerkat.

    Take a break from your exploration with a stop at one of many restaurants and cafés (own expense). Your day at the zoo is sure to leave you with a renewed appreciation of Earth’s amazing animals.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Melbourne Zoo
    Departure Time
    Weekend Tickets
    5/22/2019 - 6/30/2019Saturday - Sunday:09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

    7/1/2019 - 9/10/2021Saturday - Sunday:09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

    Weekday Tickets
    5/22/2019 - 6/30/2019Monday - Friday:09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

    7/1/2019 - 9/10/2021Monday - Friday:09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    • All keeper talks and presentations
    • Entry/Admission - Melbourne Zoo
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Lots to see and some unusual animals too including frogs! African hunting dogs, penguins, seals, monkeys,wombats, platypus

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank John W
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Melbourne Zoo is closed to Uni of Melbourne and convenient to travel by train for visitors who live in city central with only around 20-30 minutes to get there. The zoo is very big to see lots of animals in six coloured zones. We spent...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Sonia0428
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The weather was great and we enjoyed everything about the zoo. We were able to see almost ALL of the animals using the map they provided us upon entry. It was worth the visit and we were excited to see and photograph the tasmainian devil,...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank CLAUDE T
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We loved it, the staff was very friendly and helpful. Our favourite was the seal. Very curious. It rained and a zoo keeper chatted about the Australian animals hiding from the rain and my 5 year old felt it fun to search for the hiding...More

    Thank 218dreab
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Well worth a visit, took my whole family of 18 and all said it was great, exhibits are displayed very orderly and accessible for prams and wheelchair, a lot of walking with a enough resting areas around the place.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank John G
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    August 11, 2019|
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    Response from Nigel S | Reviewed this property |
    There is a car park close to the zoo but I am not sure if it is free or if you have to pay, otherwise they also have a train station opposite the zoo, a tram stop or you can get a double decker bus from the Melbourne CBD
    June 16, 2018|
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    Response from Gail R | Reviewed this property |
    Two to three hours.
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    • Duration: 2h
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