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Zoological Museum

Karl-Schmid-Strasse 4, Zurich 8006, Switzerland
+41 44 634 38 38
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one of the best museum in Zurich!

this museum houses the most amazing collection of animals and fossils and so much more! it is a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lahore, Pakistan
For animal lovers..

This is small museum for animal lovers be it kids or adults You can call it a small natural histroy... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2018
Umang A
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“free entry” (6 reviews)
Karl-Schmid-Strasse 4, Zurich 8006, Switzerland
+41 44 634 38 38
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this museum houses the most amazing collection of animals and fossils and so much more! it is a fantastic place for kids to learn! a must visit!

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

This is small museum for animal lovers be it kids or adults You can call it a small natural histroy museum. Don't forget to carry your swiss pass for free entry

Thank Umang A
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Easy to find from the Polybahn - short walk. Extremely helpful staff. Lovely atmosphere in this small museum - like a small Natural History Museum in London. Fascinated by the Irish Elk, nearly as big as a mammoth, found in husband's family's town of Limerick....More

Thank bayofroses
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Given its size and the fact that entrance is free, this is a great museum, especially for children but also for the interested adults. Mammals and birds of Switzerland are nicely presented and well introduced, plus some Swiss amphibians and reptiles. There are lots of...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

The zoological museum is a great place for all animal lovers . The entrance is also free so totally worth it.

Thank Suvir B
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Visited for an hour.. I really enjoyed my time in there. You can see animals from around the Globe, learn stuff, use a microscope.. Great!

Thank AkisTsik
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Decided to go to the museum because it was free entrance. attached to the Zurich university, is a nice, neat, interactive and complete, for its size, display of animals. For tourism purposes the problem is that everything is in German, so if you don’t speak...More

Thank Rsbrenda1
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Consider the visit is free, it is quite an interesting and fun way to spend 2 hours. Unfortunately, most of the information are not available in English. However they do have a wide range of animal exhibits that look very realistic from furry pets, hunters,...More

Thank Huilong
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Saturday and its a short walk from the main shopping area. The building is beautiful and very easy to find. Free entry. They have toilets, lockers and a cloak room. Thw museum also has a small seating area with vending machines selling...More

Thank BirdMarg83
Reviewed 5 September 2017

It was free so we wandered in. Spent about 1 hour looking around. Everything was very well presented. The animals were interesting, but there were not too many unique specimens. I feel I have seen these things in other natural history museums. It was a...More

Thank patrickmeyer
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