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Heidelberg Zoo

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Closes in 1 min: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Kids aren't too young, after all

My daughter and her friend, 11 & 12 years old, respectively, enjoyed the raccoons, lion, tigers... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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Small and well designed zoo

I used to enjoy watching a bear and foxes from the outside of the zoo. The design was changed and I... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Fukuyama I
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The city's large zoo is home to a diverse range of animals and birds.
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Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 6221 64550
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter and her friend, 11 & 12 years old, respectively, enjoyed the raccoons, lion, tigers and apes. But they also played at two different playgrounds and went into the petting zoo, which was pretty fun for them. We looked on with our dog beyond...More

Thank Ncrist-see
Reviewed 27 August 2018

I used to enjoy watching a bear and foxes from the outside of the zoo. The design was changed and I was not sure how I could see them. I particularly enjoyed the new tamarin facility with a long tunnels between two rooms. We can...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2018

we went there ten days ago with our kids. I appreciated the Seal and tortoises and above all The Big apes. it was Very interesting to read some information about food and environment. my kids enjoy ed the Big play ground.

Thank Nadia C
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This zoo is good value. We visited with 2 adults & 4 children. We had a lovely day strolling around the zoo. There was some upgrade work being done so we didnt get to see some of the animals but we still enjoyed the day.

Thank GalwayAsh
Reviewed 18 July 2018

We went around 1pm, most of the animals were sleeping. We only get see few animals. My 3 years loved it. He was running around everywhere as it wasn't busy at all. My son loved the small play area at the end of the zoo....More

Thank Meeta J
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We have been here before, about 2 years ago. The zoo is a nice place to wander around on a hot day, with plenty of shade from tree's & bushes. They have a good selection of animals, and a play area for kids. There are...More

Thank Wig_Traveller
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

This zoo was much better than we expected. Highly recommend if you’re visiting Heidelberg with children.

Thank PasiK
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Plenty packed into this gem with much more to find in our next visit! The zoo was clean, well maintained and provided plenty of things to do on our way around. Saw many happy families enjoying their day out and the zoo keepers were friendly...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 28 June 2018

There are very similar zoo probably in every big city in this world. However, what I liked most is the varied collection of animals and other species is something quite awesome. More specifically kids would simply love visiting this zoo seeing animals up close and...More

Thank reach2sandeepdas
Reviewed 19 June 2018

A lot of fun for my 3 year old and I. Easy to find by bus from the Altstadt. Animal habitats are a bit small, but seemed well-kept. We saw quite a few baby birds, which was exciting. The food and drink options in the...More

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