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Tierpark und Fossilium Bochum

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We loved this zoo.

First off, they were extremely friendly and accommodating of my wife needing a wheelchair (sprained... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Los Gatos, California
Lovely and well kept Zoo

I had a day to spare in Bochum and visited Tierpark und Fossilium. The staff was friendly and the... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2018
Rosamaria G
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3 weeks ago
“We loved this zoo.”
21 Feb 2018
“Lovely and well kept Zoo”
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Klinikstr. 49, 44791 Bochum, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 234 95029
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First off, they were extremely friendly and accommodating of my wife needing a wheelchair (sprained ankle). What makes this place really special is just how close you get to the animals. You could literally touch several of them (don't obviously) just by reaching down a...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

I had a day to spare in Bochum and visited Tierpark und Fossilium. The staff was friendly and the animal selection was a nice surprise. Many toddlers with their parents and grandparents made the visit even more enjoyable.

Thank Rosamaria G
Reviewed 21 February 2018

I haven't been to many zoos or wildlife places, but I would say this is a good place to visit. It's not the biggest, but if you are looking for something to do in Bochum this is definitely something you should add to your list.

Thank lucy972
Reviewed 27 August 2017

met my mate after while and we went to the zoo with his little daughter. easy access also with trolley. saw some animals & used the playgrounds. zoo/park was extremely busy that sunday, because it was the first nice day in a while & everybody...More

Thank 665alex666
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The Tier Park is a beautiful place in the city. Is perfect for kids but also for adults to relax. Located in the heart of a wonderful neighborhood.

Thank Daisy T
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Great little animal park for small children where the enclosures really allow the children to see the animals - Large glass windows down to the floor allow a good view of the animals. Small indoor aquarium/terrarium with a large fish tank with a couple of...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great little park to spend an afternoon and not pay a fortune in entry fee, play ground, animals, kiosk and good seating make it suitabel for people of all ages.

Thank Sabine C
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Located directly at the beautiful city park (Stadtpark) this little zoo offers a small variety of animals. Suitable for kids and adults.

Thank Daniela D
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

It's suitable for all ages, the most beautiful thing i find is the flamenco ❤ children with families, elderly and even teenagers will love this place

Thank Dina H
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Ok, it is not huge, but it still has something to show .It has nice Aquarium room & parrot cell where is possible to play with parrots live.

Thank Anatoliy A
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