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Dublin Zoo

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Cunningham Road | Phoenix Park, Dublin 8, Ireland
+353 1 474 8900
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One of the world's oldest zoos, Dublin Zoo is also modern in design and houses more than 600 animals. It has been redesigned in recent years to be a safe environment for people and the animals with gardens, lakes and natural habitats.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Cunningham Road | Phoenix Park, Dublin 8, Ireland
Phoenix Park
+353 1 474 8900
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was at the zoo 2 years ago so decided to take my friend from England for a visit. The zoo was better than ever with a great new addition called zoorassic world.

Thank Andrea G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Dublin zoo was awesome. We have watched the series on TV and just had to go and see it for ourselves. A 40 minute flight from Edinburgh and a very short taxi journey. Wonderful day out. We spent four hours admiring the animals and their...More

Thank Rita W
Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I decided to visit the Dublin Zoo one lovely sunshine-filled Sunday afternoon. The variety of healthy and well fed animals to see and the sheer size and effort that has been put into this zoo is simply amazing. Their natural habitats are...More

Thank deb-terr
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It was a gorgeous day so we decided to visit the zoo and have absolutely no regrets. The landscaping and grounds were gorgeous and they do a great job of trying to provide natural habitat for all of the animals. my one suggestion for improvement...More

Thank Ashley F
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a medium size zoo. It's really nice and very well maintained place. I would suggest buying your tickets online as there can be very long queues for the ticket office.

Thank gsipkoi
Reviewed 5 days ago

The animal exhibits are quite large and appear very comfortable for the creatures. I was surprised at the variety of animals they have.

Thank sparky221
Reviewed 6 days ago

We absolutely loved this place. WE were so lucky to see a huge tiger only inches from us - separated by glass of course- but to see such a magnificent creature so close was amazing. We also saw close up a mother gorilla cuddling her...More

Thank jackbazzle
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Leisurely stroll around meeting fabulous animals in we designed enclosures Food available at the cafe reasonably priced and tasty too We went without children as we travelled without them but a great place for children a few families with young children seemed to really enjoy...More

Thank lippi118
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Decent zoo although not as big as you'll find in other European capitals. Plenty of variety in animals but seeing them can be very hit and miss!

Thank moramar81
Reviewed 1 week ago

me and my 3 friends went hear after taken part in the Dublin 5km rock n roll race. I thought the zoo had a good amount of different animals and it was spread out very well. I noticed that some families had there own sandwiches...More

Thank debbied30
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5 September 2017|
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Response from PamelaSweeney | Reviewed this property |
I would highly recommend a visit to the Little Museum of Dublin and also a trip around Dublin on the hop on hop off Do Dublin green bus tour. If you a ticket (24, 48 or 72 hour tickets available) at the Little Museum you get... More
19 August 2017|
Response from Barbara C | Reviewed this property |
I didn't notice any when I visited
16 August 2017|
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Response from Shannon G | Reviewed this property |
took a stroller there and was able to access everything including the restaurants and bathrooms