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Zoo Aquarium de Madrid

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An enjoyable day out for all ages

This is a well laid out zoo, set in pleasant surroundings, which is ideal for all ages. It places a... read more

Reviewed April 25, 2018
Trevor93
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Worthing, England
Needs modernization

Expensive old zoo with lots of smokers and visitors feeding animal everything possible with no... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2018
355stevez
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Nashville, Tennessee
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Madrid Zoo Aquarium is a zoo is park of animales where you can find more than 4,000 animals of 500 different species along its 22 hectares spread over in five continents. You can visit our giant panda family, koalas, our big habitants Africasn or...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Casa de Campo, s/n, 28011 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed April 25, 2018

This is a well laid out zoo, set in pleasant surroundings, which is ideal for all ages. It places a strong emphasis on conservation. All the most popular animals are on show, including chimps, gorillas, orangs, giant pandas, elephants and the big cats. The indoor...More

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Zoo Aquarium d, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Zoo Aquarium de Madrid, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience with us and for your visit. Best regards.

Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Expensive old zoo with lots of smokers and visitors feeding animal everything possible with no staff to intervene even if walking by. Good giant panda and gorilla exhibit. Rest are tired old exhibits full of dust and bars. Disappointing!More

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Zoo Aquarium d, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Zoo Aquarium de Madrid, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2018

Dear visitor, during the last years many reforms and extensions have been carried out, but you have to know which Zoo Aquarium of Madrid was named as a good of cultural interest in 1972 and due to this modus, some architectural elements can not be...More

Reviewed April 22, 2018

A warning: tickets are cheaper if pre-bought online, which is what we did but now we've lost our money. Although the zoo advertises being open every day of the year, they closed up shop on a random, sunny weekend in April with no warning whatsoever....More

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Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

1sr impressions thought this would be terrible when entered the park. However beats London zoo hands down. Has tons of animals to see including 6 elephants, hippos, mountain goats, gorillas,monkeys and pandas. Great aquarium as well. Also a few shows you can attend. Place was...More

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Zoo Aquarium d, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Zoo Aquarium de Madrid, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience with us and for your visit. Best regards.

Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

Zoo was very nice, many different species were presented. Zoo includes several shows that are free, and also some activities requir extra charge for feeding giraffe, for example.The Chinese pandas were cute;). The entrance fee is 23.5 €.

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Zoo Aquarium d, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Zoo Aquarium de Madrid, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience with us and for your visit. Kind regards.

Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

On a cold and slightly rainy day in Madrid we decided to take the metro down to the zoo and Warner theme park. The theme park was shut, so we took the kids into the zoo. For the 4 of us it was €94.20 entrance....More

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Zoo Aquarium d, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Zoo Aquarium de Madrid, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience with us and for your visit. Kind regards.

Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

The zoo was enormous and as a result has most the animals you could think of. The cost of admission was €23, the zoo itself wasn’t overly interesting but this could be due to the fact we went during the week, almost all of the...More

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Zoo Aquarium d, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Zoo Aquarium de Madrid, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2018

Dear traveler, in March 2009, Zoo Aquarium of Madrid was cataloged as an Asset of Cultural Interest in the Historic Site Category. This cataloging prevents us from carrying out certain reforms in the architectural structure, however, improvements are being made to the facilities, always for...More

Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

Very disappointing trip to the Zoo de Madrid today. €47 for 2 adults gets you entry to the park. After which we visited the toilets and then queued for Restaurant Bagaray and the main Cafeteria (the only 2 eateries that were open). Sadly, my husband...More

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Zoo Aquarium d, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Zoo Aquarium de Madrid, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2018

Dear traveler, we feel what happened. The opening of our restaurants depends on the season of the year and the influx of visitors to the park. Likewise and to avoid waiting, we always recommend avoiding the central hours of eating and go a little earlier...More

Reviewed April 4, 2018

an amazing zoo, easy to reach by the metro, many shows and it is possible to feed the animals. highly recommended for children

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Zoo Aquarium d, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Zoo Aquarium de Madrid, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience with us and for your visit. Kind regards.

Reviewed April 1, 2018

We had a good start to our day at the zoo, unfortunately it was windy and we were told we had to leave the zoo. We were offered another day pass to return but it was our last day in Madrid. Kids were sad to...More

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Zoo Aquarium d, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Zoo Aquarium de Madrid, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2018

Dear traveler, the park was closed for security reasons both for our visitors and our animals. We can not anticipate these situations and we feel that we couldn´t enjoy the whole park. We apologize for the inconveniences. Regards

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alok d
October 2, 2018|
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Response from Zoo Aquarium d | Property representative |
Hello, The shows themselves are included with the entry ticket to the Zoo. We recommend consulting our website before your visit, depending on the day of the week. Enjoy
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geordiepaul2010
August 13, 2018|
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Response from Zoo Aquarium d | Property representative |
Good morning, you don't need to print your tickets, you can show them by our free app, that you will find on our website. Regards!
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Phyllis C
July 23, 2018|
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Does anyone know if i can buy a ticket for the night time zoo without the meal option? i want to enter until midnight but without buying food Is this possible? Thank you!
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