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Affenberg - Monkey Hill

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Address: Mendlishauser Hof 1 | Mendlishauser Hof, 88682 Salem, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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I was surprised how fun my trip to Monkey Hill was. The grounds are large and tranquil. There is a large enclosure you walk through with deer. Also watching the monkeys playing... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2016
Mitchinmass
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Salem, Massachusetts
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Canton of Zug, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a family trip and have spent 2 hours there. If it has not been raining the kids must have enjoyed it more. Unfortunately our youngest one didn't enjoy it very much because for security reasons he was not allowed out of his stroller. His older sister enjoyed the place really a lot and fed the monkeys all... More 

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Salem, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

I was surprised how fun my trip to Monkey Hill was. The grounds are large and tranquil. There is a large enclosure you walk through with deer. Also watching the monkeys playing and feeding them popcorn was great. Staff are throughout the park to answer questions. Fun for kids and adults.

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Basel
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

My 4 year old wasn't sure what to expect when I told him we were going but he had a great time when we got there. He loved being close to the monkeys and really liked that the monkeys ate out of his hand. Probably spent about 3 hours in total at the whole place (including eating)

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Walthamstow London
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236 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Go early in day, as it open really, monkeys still sleeping soon waken up when popcorn tourists turn up. Great photo opportunities, allow 2 - 3 hours , there is large lake full of carp which you can feed also, deer and storks nesting high on rooftops. There is cafe restaurant also, top tip go to loo at entrance it... More 

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Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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63 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016

I've been there twice with my kids and some families, this spot is great for kids. you could walk around and give the monkey popcorn right from you hand.

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Montreal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Excellent experience for kids and not only. This is the place where you can feed monkeys directly from your hand and learn a bunch about them.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

The Affenberg is a nice place to go if you have children. The monkeys behave nicely and you can get really close.

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Thank 474ralfg
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016

It is a very fun experience there. Visiting the Park was total Fun. I was given food for the monkey before we entered the park. I would say this is the best place for Family to have fun.

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Really nice made - lot to see, lot do learn. We had fun (even if it was raining). You get free popcorn to feed the monkeys! It´s not big and in the morning also not crowded. We were there about 10AM and it was still fine.

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Gloucester, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

As you approach the park you'll see the storks sitting on the barn roofs and nearby trees. It's an exhilarating sight to see. To be in such a natural environment where storks are free and safe. Upon entering the park, there are fish, ducks and best of all monkeys. They're free but within a gated area. At the entrance, guides... More 

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