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Adelaide Zoo

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Frome Rd, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8267 3255
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USD 25.21*
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Adelaide Zoo General Entry Ticket
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USD 123.17*
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Adelaide Zoo Behind the Scenes Experience: Big Cat Interaction
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Adelaide Zoo, one of Adelaide's most iconic attractions, is home to more than 3,000 animals and 250 species of exotic and native mammals, birds, reptiles and fish exhibited over eight hectares of magnificent botanic surroundings. Situated next to the Botanic Gardens, Adelaide Zoo is open every day of the year from 9:30am to 5pm and this amazing wildlife experience is only a 15 minute walk from the city.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“giant pandas” (141 reviews)
“wang wang” (51 reviews)
“panda exhibit” (41 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Frome Rd, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8267 3255
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a great experience for young kids and us old kids . Lots of smiles on their faces. This venue was clean and well cared for along with animals.

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Adelaide Zoo has been through many changes over the years, but this is still a lovely day with the kids. The highlight is the panda's these days. It used to be the elephant and Sampson the lion for me, and although you can still...More

Thank Rowena P
Reviewed 4 days ago

Of course, Giant Pandas are a huge draw for the zoo, but there are many other species to see beside the bamboo munchers. This zoo is committed to conservation and we spent about 5 hours learning a great deal about the animals in their care...More

Thank jvp18
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I wandered through the zoo on cup day. Not to busy which was nice, good viewing at the enclosures, the Panda were the high light. Great zoo , coming from Melbourne we a Great appreciation for zoos.

Thank Mickolaj
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved this zoo. I make it a point to go to a Zoo in whichever city I travel to. Very well laid out design and amazing attractions/animals in beautiful and open enclosures. However, there were a few too many animals off display or empty...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great way to spend a day, amongst these gorgeous animals. The Zoo is very clean and tidy and easy to get around. The animals appear to be very happy and I found the Pandas and Meerkats especially very entertaining. Walking distance from Town...More

Thank Mark & Karen D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location within 10 minutes walk from the main shopping precinct. I caught a free bus that circles the city. Originally a part of the Adelaide Botanical Gardens. Opened in 1883, this zoo has ambience and location. The animals live to a very old age...More

Thank EsmeraldaMowis
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love many parts of the Zoo, the fabulous sounds in the morning, the Pandas of course, the Meercats are fun, and all of the primates but the new playground is a fabulous attraction to go with any zoo visit if you take children. We...More

Thank jt2407
Reviewed 1 week ago

With the weather mild, yet warm, Adelaide Zoo is a perfect way to spend a relaxing break from day to day life. The animals were all active, engaged and revelling in the sun as much as we were. As members of the 55+ club we...More

Thank Graham S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful place to gain a better understanding of conservation, and to have a relaxing day with the family. Lots of areas sit, view, and even dine. Also, it's adjacent to the beautiful Botanic Gardens. I'm a member - well worth it -...More

Thank KymT16diner
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14 September 2017|
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Response from Claire A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, absolutely!
30 August 2017|
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Response from Bjornm5000 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I am unsure . Best thing to do is probably ring or email the zoo itself. They have contact details on their website .
5 July 2017|
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Response from poppaDave58 | Reviewed this property |
not the adults but there are bettongs in the children's patting zoo that love to lie on your lap, just watch the goats they'll pinch your chips