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Auckland Zoo

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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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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Motions Road | Western Springs, Auckland Central, Auckland 1022, New Zealand
+64 9-360 3800
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

No zoo I have been to takes the care and pays the amount of attention to conservation and humane practices that Auckland zoo does. So much attention to detail, interactive activities and clean eco friendly surroundings places Auckland Zoo in a league of its own...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great place to check out the local wildlife. You gotta go and feed a Giraffe that's always fun the big goofy fellas ;) Bring your own lunch though the food is monstrously overpriced. But based on wanting to mix with NZers of all types and...More

Thank Erron J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The zoo is a must do for any auckland visitors .. follow the keepers around fur feeding times and information to make it more special

Thank alsden1
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Auckland Zoo should be a must do if you are visiting Auckland with Kids. Its area is of appropriate size to enjoy in half a day. Landscaping of the zoo is amazing. Kids enjoyed the place alongwith the nearby MOTAT museum

Thank RKD1972
Reviewed 4 days ago

the best every and the staff are very helpful and nice and the food the best every the best every the food

Thank sam e
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was a birthday gift to my hubby & I in May. It's so popular we had to wait 3 months to get booked in! The day was as forecast, grey with heavy showers, some hail. We rang that morning (weekends only) & Elena said,...More

Thank DavidFlorence
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have been to many zoos in may countries but count our zoo in Auckland among the best. It has a huge array of animals set in a lovely park like environment. Awesome family day out, recommend all

Thank Denise B
Reviewed 5 days ago

We have been to the Auckland Zoo many times, and each time we all enjoy our time. The enclosures are safe and a happy place for the animals, they are much better than what they used to be a few years ago. The keepers knowledge...More

Thank hobbywood
Reviewed 5 days ago

Our cruise ship ended up getting into port late, and as a result we missed the excursion we'd planned for the day, so the zoo was a nice replacement. We were able to take a bus there and back which cost little (but there was...More

Thank travelmakesUrich
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the zoo on a rainy Sunday and had it pretty much to ourselves. Loved the new meerkat enclosure and, as always, the monkeys. We were warned when we arrived that some animals might not be out because of the weather, but we weren't...More

Thank LucysMumNz
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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.
15 January 2017|
Response from AucklandZoo | Property representative |
Hi there, Yes, you're more than welcome to bring a picnic lunch to the Zoo. We have lockers available (for an extra fee) if you want to store your lunch while you're exploring the Zoo.
Irene H
15 January 2017|
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Response from Luke H | Reviewed this property |
there are quite a few hills but the zoo is 100% wheelchair accessible.

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