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Auckland Zoo

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100 Motions Road | Western Springs, Auckland Central, Auckland 1022, New Zealand
+64 9-360 3800
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Auckland Zoo is home to the largest collection of native and exotic animals in New Zealand, set in 17 hectares of lush parkland and just minutes from central Auckland. Auckland Zoo is open every day (except Christmas Day) from 9.30am.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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100 Motions Road | Western Springs, Auckland Central, Auckland 1022, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Not very big but nice for the kiwi bird. Not really a must do for Auckland. Kind of expensive for this zoo

Thank Kaboycan
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great zoo for kids of all ages. Will never forget turning around to see an elephant by my side! It was on an afternoon walkabout. But the lines for food are so long and slow and frustrating, I would not want to buy food here...More

Thank wisechildVan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Can be a bit confusing finding your way around every now and then, but the animals that I saw all seemed happy and healthy and well taken care of. It was a day well spent! Although areas of the kiwi enclosure were hard to walk...More

Thank sherydenise
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found ourselves with an extra few hours in Auckland and decided to spend them at the zoo. So worthwhile! The Kiwi birds were a real treat to see, and all of the New Zealand wildlife exhibits were really well done. There was a lot...More

Thank ambrosiamonkey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great zoo and a great size! We have a fab day out, you can have a good walk around and take it all in, especially on a sunny day. Lots of monkeys! Meerkat enclosure was very fun! And was lucky enough to catch a glimpse...More

Thank EloiseODellx
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great day with the little ones. No pressure or stress just cruised around and took our and had a coffee while the kids played.

Thank Erin P
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had planned to visit Tiritiri Matangi this morning, but rough weather led to its cancellation. We went with a plan B to visit the zoo to get a nature fix. Our uber driver had us at the zoo from downtown Auckland...More

1  Thank petergoode2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the Zoo but unfortunately some of the animals were missing & others unable to see therefore wasn’t worth the entrance fee. Highlight of the visit was seeing the Elephant. Place to eat was busy & could have done with extra staff, luckily we had...More

Thank Sukieo52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an animal orientated zoo. The space available to the species is on the more extensive side though not in the safari park range. There are many offspring and a desire to protect and breed endangered and orphaned animals. We saw orphaned joeys who...More

Thank aSkylark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a pleasant place to visit! Good value for hours of walking around and viewing such amazing animals. The keeper talks are great! If they can’t quite get the animal in view then they do something about it instead of leaving it, giving people a...More

Thank qsgeorgia
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lorraineMagee
24 October 2017|
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Response from alsden1 | Reviewed this property |
There are wallabies no kaolas
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aap68
13 October 2017|
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Response from RKD1972 | Reviewed this property |
hi you can take city bus from Hobson St. Bus no 18, 110, 132, 133 will go to auckland zoo. you can include MOTAT also on the same day as this is close by
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Maria F
20 March 2017|
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Response from AucklandZoo | Property representative |
Hi there, Our discounted rate for students (with student ID) is NZD$23.
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