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Auckland Zoo

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100 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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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
100 Motions Road | Western Springs, Auckland Central, Auckland 1022, New Zealand
+64 9-360 3800
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Reviewed yesterday

Loved the giraffes and the monkeys. Not too big so great for young children to walk around. The staff were lovely and helpful.

Thank angela21thompson
Reviewed 2 days ago

Everything seems to be nice at this zoo. The animals seem happy and well cared for. The lions are always fun to watch.

Thank fourseasons2471
Reviewed 2 days ago

Awesome day. Very hot but so nice to walk under the tall trees for shade. Very well laid out. New enclosures being built.

Thank Russellbum
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Not a bad Zoo. Cab fare from town is $30. Kiwi birds are there too, that why we went. We were there for three hours and saw all the exhibits.

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lots of fabulous new enclosures being built. Amazing place to visit anytime of the year. One of the best zooz int he world - and I have seen a few!!

Thank Emma G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Bug Lab is a separate exhibition before you enter the zoo. For 2 adults, 1 child &1 baby it was $50, well worth the money. You enter through a tunnel, as if going down an ant hole. The model making & exhibition is amazing. There...More

Thank mabAberystwyth
Reviewed 2 days ago

All the children love the zoo! The giraffe area is really good. Improvements for the animals space is being made all the time

Thank 407daryll
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a Zoo that allows their animals to enjoy their habitat without having to 'perform' for visitors. Lots of cafes and food truck style dining options. Easy to get to and although it was busy because of its layout you didn't feel you were...More

Thank Karlie2
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Took my daughter and her friend to the zoo. Ages 11 and 12. We have been to the zoo many times and always have a great day out- kids and adults alike. The zoo is compact enough to do everything and the animals are in...More

Thank 85bevd
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went there with some friends. Nice time to experience the nature. Quite relaxing time and fun too.

Thank andreabiani17
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25 October 2017|
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Response from alsden1 | Reviewed this property |
There are wallabies no kaolas
13 October 2017|
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Response from RKD1972 | Reviewed this property |
hi you can take city bus from Hobson St. Bus no 18, 110, 132, 133 will go to auckland zoo. you can include MOTAT also on the same day as this is close by
Maria F
21 March 2017|
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Response from AucklandZoo | Property representative |
Hi there, Our discounted rate for students (with student ID) is NZD$23.