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Zoo Osnabruck

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Even in the cold weather there was plenty to see

I grew up not far from here and just love how much the Zoo has developed over the years. We had... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2018
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Wonderful Zoo Visit

We had a wonderful day in Zoo Osnabrück Enough Space for the Animals in big areas..nice places for... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Osnabruck, Germany
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Reviewed 11 November 2018

I grew up not far from here and just love how much the Zoo has developed over the years. We had mixed weather on our visit, but with the protection of the woodland and indoor areas to visit it wasn't a problem. It was a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful day in Zoo Osnabrück Enough Space for the Animals in big areas..nice places for resting with small children

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

If you go to the zoo, allow lots of time - it's really big and there is a lot of walking required. The animals are amazing, of course!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank kathrynemr
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This is a fantastic zoo with a very wide range of animals. There were also many interesting and unusual displays like the moles and the ant nests. The paths and gardens were stunning and you could walk sometimes over the top of cages as well...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank limlib
Reviewed 25 June 2017

My husband, our little daughter and I were in Osnabrück only to visit this amazing zoo. We got from the central railway station to the zoo by foot. The walk took one hour and was pretty nice one, in particular, the last part - through...More

Date of experience: June 2017
4  Thank JolieMarjorie
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We were here Easter weekend, and it was a wonderful place to explore. At first we thought the price was a bit steep for what we thought would be a small city zoo, but we were pleasantly surprised at the size. It was in the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank bcasey1
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Zoo is beautifully situated on the Schölerberg,a wooded hill on the edge of the city, and only a 14 minute bus ride from the Hauptbahnhof. We visited for about 3 1/2 hours on a cold sunny December Sunday. Even though there was some construction work...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Awalker23
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The best Zoo in Northern Germany. Kids and Adults have a lot of Fun. Many many Attractions. Just great!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank FrankBrodauf
Reviewed 10 September 2016

It is located in a forest. On a hot summer day this is very convenient. The animals have lots of space. Most interesting attraction at the moment is a baby Tapir which is really cute. Also interesting to see are the hybrid bears (polar bear...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank GabrieleSchneider
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Really nice zoo. Animals have loads of space. Kids have loads of space - many playgrounds etc. If you live anywhere nearby it's worth it getting a year-ticket.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Seemore-Nownow
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