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Manila Zoo

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Adriatico St | corner Quirino St, Manila, Luzon 1004, Philippines
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I felt this heavy feeling in my chest upon seeing these animals in this state, they seem so... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kathleen Kate S
via mobile
Suggestion: Sri Lanka does breakfast with the animals works really well,brings lots of people in.

Perhaps Manila could try the same as Sri Lanka did with the breakfast with the animals. People... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
Sue B
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  • Excellent4%
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20 Mar 2018
“Suggestion: Sri Lanka does breakfast with the animals works really well,brings lots of people in.”
7 Oct 2017
“Different from most zoo.”
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Adriatico St | corner Quirino St, Manila, Luzon 1004, Philippines
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I felt this heavy feeling in my chest upon seeing these animals in this state, they seem so agitated, restless and uncomfortable. It’s very sad that we put these animals into captivity and could not take care of them properly. While this had become an...More

2  Thank Kathleen Kate S
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Reviewed March 20, 2018

Perhaps Manila could try the same as Sri Lanka did with the breakfast with the animals. People flock to the breakfast and an old tired zoo has been transformed into a new thriving industry

1  Thank Sue B
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Reviewed March 16, 2018

I feel bad for all the animals in there and felt like closing this is better, I remember my childhood days when it used to be fun in there but not anymore. I'm more concern for the animals that are still there, seems like they...More

9  Thank Jayne Glezelle D
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Reviewed February 8, 2018

I had a 24hr stop over in Manila and Dad found out that there was a zoo close by our hotel so we went to this zoo and man was i shocked at what i saw. Yes there is a wide range of animals there...More

6  Thank Hanri D
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Reviewed February 3, 2018

I had read the reviews of previous visitors before going and had a good idea of what to expect, but I wanted to see with my own eyes. It is not a pleasant or happy experience. The animals are kept in solitary confinement in lots...More

4  Thank Paul J
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Reviewed January 16, 2018 via mobile

The fences the animals live in are small and have bad environmental facilities (see picture). Besides that the park itself is dirty and not taken care off. Many animals are in their cage alone and in solitude. Althought the entrance is only 100 psp, the...More

3  Thank Paul B
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Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

I was a bit sceptical of the variety of wildlife and conditions u see which they were housed. I was overall pleased with what I saw and experienced. The aquatic creatures were my favorite. A great outing for foreigners and locals. If you haven't been...give...More

1  Thank jamescL6810XF
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Reviewed December 2, 2017

This zoo should have been closed down years ago. It is in very poor condition. Signs are falling down if not missing altogether. Very few animals and they look to be in very sad shape. It is not worth your time or money. The Dusit...More

3  Thank Phil M
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Reviewed November 16, 2017 via mobile

This is an old zoo. The trees and plants are nice to admire . It's an open space for kids to feel close to nature. Some of the cages are very sad . Some are open space and ok . The animal kitchen seems to...More

2  Thank Tony G
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Reviewed November 13, 2017 via mobile

A can not recommend this place. The animal has NO FOOD and very small . This is a terrible tragedy for the Animals.

4  Thank Thomas P
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