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Haifa Educational Zoo

#16 of 87 things to do in Haifa Features Animals
124 Hatishbi Street, | The Carmel Center, Haifa, Israel
+972 4-837-2390
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Very interesting . we had lovely time. you must book it in advance. fun for children above 7... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Slightly boring

A small zoo Good for young children, not too much animals to see little bit boring, nice for once... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Haifa, Israel
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124 Hatishbi Street, | The Carmel Center, Haifa, Israel
+972 4-837-2390
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting . we had lovely time. you must book it in advance. fun for children above 7 years old at least. please wear comfortable walking shoes , bring a flash light, only good for those who can walk with no problems!! The children in...More

Thank IsraelDorina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A small zoo Good for young children, not too much animals to see little bit boring, nice for once , comparing to the Jerusalem zoo which is a huge you can spend hours and kids ask to stay more.

Thank karinhaifa
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

The Zoo and area are under construction. Very small and not comfortable to visit. I will visit again in 1 month and will advise you.

Thank Rina Z
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

My co-worker and I had the day off and decided to check out the Haifa zoo. It is a nice little zoo with lots of natural trees, rocks and water features. The animals appear well taken care of and happy. My favorite was the bird...More

Thank wesleyt204
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Your children will enjoy every minute of this walk through the educational zoo. It is children friendly .located at the Merkaz HaCarmel with the charming Gan Ha'Em Park, home to the 7.5 acre area with all types of animals. A contemporary zoo with no thick...More

Thank gingithaifa
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

It is very well embedded into Haifa vegetation and gives a feeling of 'Natural' zoo. Very enjoyable and take into account the summer strong sun.

Thank qarliv
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We have tried to make it to the Biblical Zoo in Jerusalem but once again didn't get there. This was a nice fill in and we had a very pleasant Shabbat walk here as the hotel had given us free tickets to enter any day...More

Thank Sandeelion
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

This zoo is certainly not educational, the animals are in concrete enclosures far far too small for them to have any meaningful existence, there is nothing to keep them entertained and it shows. The bear enclosure has got to be the most pitiful area I...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 16 April 2017

I didn't expect too much but it was a nice surprise. The zoo is not big but there are few cute animals and options (like entering into lemurs' territory and possibility to t=feed and touch them). Nice couple of hours to spend with kids if...More

Thank Shmuki
Reviewed 16 April 2017

The Haifa Educational Zoo is a great place to spend a morning or an afternoon with kids. The zoo itself is beautiful located within The Carmel Mountains, in the center of Haifa. There is a fine selection of animals arranged comfortably.

Thank FamilyFunDC
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