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El Serpentario

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Calle Sangre de Toro, El Valle de Anton 1001, Panama
+507 6569-2676
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This place was very small and they only had like 15 snakes. The snakes were in tanks that you could... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Lubabah H
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Los Angeles, California
Small and quick

Not worth the entrance fee ($17 for 2 adults, 3 kids and one free toddler). Couldn't keep the... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Kertsi C
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
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Calle Sangre de Toro, El Valle de Anton 1001, Panama
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+507 6569-2676
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

This place was very small and they only had like 15 snakes. The snakes were in tanks that you could barely see through, so the glass maybe needs to be cleaned more often. They did have one snake out that you can touch and take...More

1  Thank Lubabah H
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Not worth the entrance fee ($17 for 2 adults, 3 kids and one free toddler). Couldn't keep the attention of my young kids for more than 15 minutes, and they were more intrigued with the swings than the exhibits. It has around 20 tanks with...More

Thank Kertsi C
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

The way to here is nice. The place is verry small. You can make picture with a snake on you. But 4$ is verry much for that about 15 snakes there

Thank Mirandur
Reviewed 30 March 2017

You can tell that this rescue center tries hard to do well but personally I still believe they have a long way to go. though the kids loved the fact that they were able to touch one of the pythons, I don't think it is...More

1  Thank GeckoTrail
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Yes, maybe it's not fancy or big but their work rescuing wildlife and their educational mission is what has won my heart. You will get to learn about Panamanian snakes and the guides are all very knowledgeable. But if you are in for a treat...More

Thank Analisa D
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Being a snake keeper myself Serpentario wasn't impressive to me but that doesn't mean it may not be impressive to someone who hasn't seen snakes before or is super siked about holding a snake. About dozen or so species of reptiles can be seen in...More

1  Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 9 January 2017

I'm an animal and creature lover so I don't want to write a big negative review of this place. All I will say is that it's very small, the staff were rude to us and I would not visit again. Their idea of rescue didn't...More

Thank KimboPanama
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Hopefully we are moving away from zoos in the future unless they are to be designed with the animals happiness in mind. The snakes, turtle and caymans were interesting, but knowing that they live the way they do (unstimulated, lonely and dying) for our entertainment...More

Thank GringoBayState
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The serpentarium s not huge but has everything that nature lovers and nature lovers to be can expect. We have found the tour very interesting and the information on animals rescue were eye opening for the children. We got to touch the boa. Waiting for...More

Thank andzias
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I read before arriving in El Valle that the surrounding countryside is home to some of the world's deadliest snakes. So I wanted to safely see these snakes before I went out hiking. I did see them, and I was glad that I did it...More

Thank Greenbilt
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