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Leuvensesteenweg 582, Mechelen 2812, Belgium
+32 15 41 49 21
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Big game hunting near Brussels...

I thought this was a really good zoo where the animals seemed to have plenty of room to roam... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fun zoo for everyone!

We visited this zoo on a bankholiday in May. We had a wonderful time! It was extremely busy, but... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Debby R
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Leuvensesteenweg 582, Mechelen 2812, Belgium
+32 15 41 49 21
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thought this was a really good zoo where the animals seemed to have plenty of room to roam around, not caged up like in so many other zoos. The sort of zoo that should be used as an example of how it can be...More

Thank How-did-I-get-here
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this zoo on a bankholiday in May. We had a wonderful time! It was extremely busy, but the wide walking trails did not make that too much of a hassle. There was a lot of interaction with the animals; watching feedings of penguins,...More

Thank Debby R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an excellent zoo. Spacious and clean. Kids always have the time of their life. Not only animals to see but also enough for kids to play.

Thank XMRI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are young at heart or a child then this is the place to spend a day exploring 4 continents. It is highly recommended to pack a picnic, though there are cafes present if you wish to purchase food (just be aware of the...More

Thank Ngaire73
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have a season ticket and often go with the kids. There are lots of obstacle courses and playgrounds for them to enjoy. The zoo also has the feeding times at the entrance so you could go and watch. For the penguins children over 1m...More

Thank Guy V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very unique zoo with not only impressive anymals but also lovely green surroundings, different theme restaurants with tasty food and a lot of playyards. I have bought an Abonnement because we want to come back again and again

Thank Anna K
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We went during the Lego theme. Nice extra to see some nice lego structures and art. this is a pretty big zoo layed out in the different continets. Really recommended with children.

Thank ACEefee
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Such an amazing zoo for the whole family and all ages. The zoo is split into different continents and the large animal enclosures are great to see. There are many areas, such as the penguins that you walk through and all the enclosures have been...More

Thank Malcolm S
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Exelent animalpark with picnic areas ideel with childeren.You can walk in the parc and meet all kind of animals.OnYour walk you can buy a drink and a little snack.

Thank Ronny V
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Live 30 minutes away. Have come 5 to 10 times in last year with family (small children). Do a little bit each time. Too expensive and too large to do properly with small children in a day. Much better to dip in and out Highlights...More

Thank Southfields97
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Leigh J
16 April 2016|
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Response from Simona M | Reviewed this property |
Hello. Yes, the park is accessible by wheel chair, not so sure if it offers a discount for disable visitors. If you visit Belgium, you might consider also Pairi Daiza, it is a better zoo than Plackendael, which is very... More