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Zoo, Dublin: 24 reviews and 47 photos


Dublin Zoo is located in The Phoenix Park 3km from the City Centre. The Zoo is recognised as one of the most modern in Europe. The Zoo has a complete transformation in the last few years and open up The Plains of Africa where you can see Lions and tigers. It is possible to get the safari train ride around the African Plains if you don't fancy walking around. There is an area for children called the pets corner which kids can interact with some of the animals. Plenty to keep children occupied whilst you walk around the zoo. The shop is another wonderful place where you can purchase stuffed animals and the normal tourist cups and souvenirs and a snack shop. There is also a restaurant that serves basic food like chicken and chips. The zoo is opened daily from 9.30 to 6pm. Adults 15 euro, students 12 euro. Under 16 10.50. Family pass can be also purchased.

Address: Dublin Zoo
Directions: Bus routes to the zoo include the Number 10 (from O'Connell Street) and Numbers 25 & 26
Phone: 353 1 474 8900
Website: http://www.dublinzoo.ie

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jul 30, 2011
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