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Giardino Zoologico di Pistoia

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Opens in 12 min: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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Nice little zoo

We visited the zoo on a sunny afternoon in October with our 3year old. The entrance fee is... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
Evy E
Glabbeek, Belgium
Well Worth A Visit With Children - Pistoia

My family attended at the Pistoia Zoo on 29 September 2018. We arrived shortly after 0930 hours and... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Via Pieve a Celle Nuova 160/A, 51100, Pistoia, Italy
+39 0573 911219
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

We visited the zoo on a sunny afternoon in October with our 3year old. The entrance fee is reasonable and there was enough parking close to the entrance. There are many animals, from horses to elephants. Some of them, including the giraffe, you can feed...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

My family attended at the Pistoia Zoo on 29 September 2018. We arrived shortly after 0930 hours and would have been the first people on the zoo all day. Our first impression was highly disappointing and quite frankly rude and disrespectful. The man at the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank HMMstraya
Reviewed 30 August 2018

A train from Florence to Pistioa and then we took a bus to the zoo. This place is a heaven on earth were you can see a lot of animals. Unlike other zoos i have visited, these animals have a lot of space to roam...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Graziella B
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This zoo, around 15 mins by car from Pistoia centro, is a pretty place for families to visit. It is clean, animals are well cared for and also, one can feed small animals (like goats). Price is quite reasonable (15 Euro). Small children below 3...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ecurmi
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Reasonable price (€15 euro each) Animals looked well looked after (we're big animal lovers) Loads of picnic areas and places to sit. We were surprised by the variety of animals, they had everything from bears to giraffes and elephants. A lot of animals we haven't...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I went to this Zoo on a very hot day in July 2018. A lot of parking place in front of the Zoo, very nice! The price was very reasonable : 30 € for 2 adults. Beautiful Zoo, nicely arranged, and some...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

First time we have visited a Zoo abroad and I must confess it has been very pleasant. My son (10y) and my wife are both animal lovers and they really enjoyed this activity, away from all cultural and medieval cities as Florence, Lucca, Pistoia .......More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank StevenWelvaert
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

This zoo is the biggest zoo we have ever been to. The animals had large enclosures and were all well cared for. The zoo was so good we came twice. An experience we will never forget. So glad we found this zoo.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lizzie T
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

I highly reccomend the Zoo. First of all I was impressed by the number of families with little kids. It was an educating visit with a lot of fun within it for the kids. The zoo itself was very well oragnized. It was clear that...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Gentiana H
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

I took my children here to give them.a welcome break from the historical sight seeing of Tuscany. The entrance fee was reasonable. The zoo took about 2-3hours to visit in total. There was a gift shop which was reasonably priced and a small restaurant. The...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 98clementc
ZoodiPistoia, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Giardino Zoologico di Pistoia, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Dear Clement, we regret that his experience was not so exciting and above all get a score just enough. Good stay in Tuscany!

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7 October 2018|
Response from ecurmi | Reviewed this property |
You have around 2-3hrs for a relaxed visit.