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Melbourne Zoo
Top 10 in Can't Miss Attractions

4.5/5
322 Reviews
Zoo
Liked by 19
Sun - Sat 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 1-3 hours
Address: Elliott Ave, Parkville VIC 3052, Australia
Phone: +61-1300-966784

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A great day for families and groups.

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  • chipbee123
    chipbee123
    Singapore
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    Cool!

    Great place to visit in Melbourne if you have no idea where to go. It was a rather large zoo with huge number of animals. Very family friendly with large walking spaces. Awesome experience!

    Reviewed on /Date(1585843950000+0800)/
  • 55birds
    55birds
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    Good days visit

    The zoo is excellent. Well laid out and easy to walk. The information posted around the area was well informing the public about the pollution and how it affects everyone eye opening.

    Reviewed on /Date(1585107177000+0800)/
  • janddboots
    janddboots
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    Good to go

    It is a huge place so better choose what you wanna see first, then plan the day otherwise kids get too exhausted. Great picnic area you can sit and get rest. Kids had a great time and free entry on w...

    Reviewed on /Date(1583959839000+0800)/
  • aecleary
    aecleary
    San Francisco, California, USA
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    Cute Creatures!

    Loved the Melbourne Zoo and on a sunny day it is a most pleasant way to see all kinds of wildlife unique to Australia.

    Reviewed on /Date(1583821547000+0800)/
  • Colac
    Colac
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    Twilights at the Zoo

    Went to the zoo last night to see Mavis Staples, was fabulous. One thing l would like to say is that the event staff were so friendly and helpful. It’s a credit to you Melbourne Zoo.

    Reviewed on /Date(1583608036000+0800)/

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Introduction

In the heart of Melbourne, you will find Australia's oldest zoo, The Royal Melbourne Zoological Gardens or Melbourne Zoo for short. Easily discover 320 animal species from different climates or stay overnight at the historical Elephant House to view nocturnal animals in their natural habitats through guided tours. The Melbourne Zoo opened to the public eye in 1862 and offers 55 acres of exotic animal sanctuaries, flower gardens and picnic areas. Keep your family in awe by taking a stroll through the Butterfly House, the Great Flight Aviary or The Trails of the Elephants.
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