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Wuhan Zoo

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Address: Moshui Lake, Shixia District, Wuhan, China
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Well I can say without a doubt in mind that THE coldest place in Wuhan if not China is the Ice museum of Wuhan zoo. You have to put on a artic coat to walk in the building ....a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Battle B
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4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Well I can say without a doubt in mind that THE coldest place in Wuhan if not China is the Ice museum of Wuhan zoo. You have to put on a artic coat to walk in the building ....a pleasant end to strolling the Zoo. The zoo in wuhan is a whole day event and very cheap on the budget.... More 

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Thank Battle B
Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 November 2016

The zoo is in a large and beautiful park but the zoo part itself is very sad. The animals are kept in outdated cages, it smells around the cages, which is an indicator that the animals are not cared for properly. A sad excuse for a zoo. We went there to see pandas but there is only one panda in... More 

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Thank martabh
Wuhan, China
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16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
Reviewed 5 October 2016

There are many negative reviews on here about the zoo... please keep in mind when visiting the Wuhan Zoo, that you are in China and the standards for "animal rights" are very different than in the west. That being said, we had a decent time. It's a park-like setting that is very peaceful. I did not like the zoo visitors... More 

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Thank Kurry K
Wuhan, China
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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

If your an animal lover like myself, it's best you say away from Wuhan zoo. It's very sad as the animals seem to have nothing! They have moldy carrots and sweet potatoes to eat, sleeping in their own poop! The only animals that where best kept and looked after of corse where the pandas even with air conditioning units fitted... More 

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Thank bezza94
St. George, Utah
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33 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Pleasant couple of hours. A few animals and birds that are quite rare, including white peacocks. Petting zoo as well.

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Thank verla2
Wuhan, China
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36 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

If you are looking for a good way to kill an afternoon, this is the place to go. It's a rather small zoo, but it is awesome. There are a ton of animals, even a panda or two. It is surprising fun.

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2 Thank Brian W
Wuhan, China
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156 reviews
71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2015

Well, first of all to get there you need to use a bus (if not a taxi) and sometimes it is a challenge in China. We took bus #608 from zhongjiacun station (green line) and after 4 stops were there. The entrance ticket is just 20 RMB, I mean just, cause all other park in Wuhan are 70 minimum (Yellow... More 

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Thank Sergey_and_Elena
London, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2015

This is truly a sorry excuse for a zoo. Please do NOT pay it a visit. The cages of these animals look like they haven't been cleaned since the opening of the zoo, or fed either! It was so sad to see these animals sitting in their own dung, looking so depressed and underfed. Don't support an organisation such as... More 

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3 Thank Aveens
Wuhan, China
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22 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2015

If you hate animals, you like seeing them mistreated malnourished, abused, neglected, forced into tiny tiny spaces, if you like to see people throw food at animals in a cruel and sadistic way, if your idea of a good time involves watching animals you should see a vet limp around in pain, then this is your place! Oh, and the... More 

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4 Thank David D
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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27 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2014

This Zoo is situated in a large (very large) park ground, and is spread out over this large area. The enclosures are of poor quality, and some animals are too cramped. No animals should be kept on display inside concrete walls with steel grills out front for the public to view in this day and age. It is very archaic.... More 

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