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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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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.
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  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“giant pandas” (148 reviews)
“wang wang” (51 reviews)
“panda exhibit” (42 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
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Reviewed today

Fantastic zoo. Great enclosures, shady and many endangered animals. Pandas are a highlight and my children were thrilled to pat the quoka's . A wonderful day .

Thank Eleanor S
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is small in comparison to Sydney, however it has plenty to offer. Highlight without a doubt was the Panda Bears, they are a amazing.

Thank peterandriske
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Amazing visit with family. Seeing the pandas and the wolves were amazing. So many different animals. ❤️

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a quick 2 and a Half hours here while waiting for flights back home. We could have spent more time wandering around. Its very busy with lots of families so you have to be paitient with the stroller brigade everywhere! Saw the panda...More

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Marvellous time made better by volunteers who were informative telling us about the characteristics of the lions and orangutan. Try and be there for orangutan feeding time @ 2:30pm. Obvious caretaker have deep rapport with their animals. Well laid out and beautiful grounds. This zoo...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an absolutely great zoo. We did a family trip and took 5 kids ranging 4-12yo they all LOVED it! Zoo grounds and manicure beautifully, it is stunning! Animal enclosures were clean and set out really well. Staff and their volunteers were friendly. The new...More

Thank Schmitt1593011
Reviewed 1 week ago

The animals within Adelaide Zoo are ageing, and a lot of the enclosures are empty, the keepers mentioned they are on waiting lists for more animals, I hope they get them because it is a fantastic facility. What they do have though, the pandas! Amazing,...More

Thank Jessicacacah
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolute fun! I thoroughly enjoyed the entire experience, from the minute it begun. It was a surprise for my partner's Birthday, he loved it. Rob and Ro our tour guides were fantastic. They were full of passion, information and not to mention so welcoming. The...More

Thank Skye K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommend going to see the pandas in the morning whilst they eat their bamboo and are most active. The panda exhibit is the best part of the zoo. The others areas are older exhibits. If it wasn’t for the pandas I wouldn’t recommend

Thank Firenze4074
Reviewed 1 week ago

Coming from Sydney, my "local" zoo is Taronga and it's huge with amazing views. Adelaide Zoo by comparison is rather small and unremarkable. That being said, its saving grace was the design of the enclosures made for some great photos without any obstruction from barriers...More

Thank kierendaniel
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Greta A
27 November 2017|
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Response from set4d | Reviewed this property |
No you can’t. You must enter from the Plane Tree Drive entrance where there are car parks.
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 .