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Rotterdam Zoo

#3 of 187 things to do in Rotterdam Features Animals
Blijdorplaan 8, 3041 JG Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 900 1857
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“prairie dogs” (10 reviews)
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Blijdorplaan 8, 3041 JG Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 900 1857
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visit with 15 people in 1 family. Great zoo with lots of different animals You get a free map at the entrance Also there is a free app to download

Thank erikdeleeuw
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful zoo.. we visited the famous gorilla Bokito. The layout of the zoo is really nice and its easy to find your way around with the maps they provide.

Thank ellyandedgar
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The ZOO is beautiful but there is only Dutch language on the tables with informations about animals and one more thing, Yugoslavia does't exist about 25 years but exist in Rotterdam ZOO. Please change it because its insulting.

Thank Domagoj92
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went to the zoo yesterday with my school group it is some zoo and a must visit attraction but what I can say it needs to be a little bit more coach friendly as its difficult to manover around car park

Thank djranger1873
Reviewed 6 days ago

Rotterdam Zoo is great to visit on a weekday at Easter, It is very quite so you get a chance to see all the Animals. We spent more than 30 minutes watching the polar bears play with their plastic bucket and launch themselves into the...More

Thank Tim J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must-see in the Netherlands in general! The Aquarium is beautiful and the cafes are also top notch for a zoo

Thank Christina I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took my 4 year old to the Rotterdam zoo. We walked there from our hotel it was very easy to find. You can get quite close to the animals and they all seem pretty happy. It's great that the zoo also has an aquarium...More

Thank Kelly w
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rotterdam was really great, it is quite big with a lot of exhibits. Being from South Africa I enjoyed the African exhibit. Butterfy dome was great, but be warned that it is very hot as it mimics the amazon. Saw some giant lillypads which was...More

Thank Aneske M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pretty impressed with this zoo - cool layout, lots of great animals. You can pet the prairie dogs! and they have baby ones! The giraffes eat out of your hands!! 23 euro is pretty steep though, they should bring the price down BUT I spent...More

Thank ilovecorndogs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Putting aside the whole zoos are bad argument, this is a well laid out place with a good range of animals. My son loves the place as he's a strong interest in animals and their characteristics. Prepare for a lot of walking hence the numerous...More

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Does anyone know if the zoo allows dogs?
20 June 2017|
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Response from Wim B | Reviewed this property |
No, not allowed also no guidance dogs
Is there a car park at the zoo is it easy to find
17 October 2016|
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Response from lcampbe1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is on the other side of the zoo from where we entered but there is an entrance/exit there. Plenty of parking spaces.
does this zoo have polar bears?
25 August 2016|
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Response from Nick S | Reviewed this property |
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