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Giardino Zoologico di Pistoia

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Via Pieve a Celle Nuova 160/A, 51100 Pistoia, Italy
+39 0573 911219
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Family day out

I took my children here to give them.a welcome break from the historical sight seeing of Tuscany... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Clement C
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Lovely visit

In my opinion, the space is large enough for a zoo. You can be close to some animals and you can... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
Roxxanne-00
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Bucharest, Romania
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“nice zoo” (4 reviews)
“free parking” (4 reviews)
“lovely visit” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Via Pieve a Celle Nuova 160/A, 51100 Pistoia, Italy
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+39 0573 911219
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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

Thank Clement C
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ZoodiPistoia, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Giardino Zoologico di Pistoia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

In my opinion, the space is large enough for a zoo. You can be close to some animals and you can feed the giraffes (with 0.20 cents). We didn't see all the animal because it was far too hot and perhaps they weren't in the...More

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ZoodiPistoia, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Giardino Zoologico di Pistoia, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

...That's great! Thank you for your visit and your review! All the best.

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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

It was smaller than I thought. But it was so hot this day that I was thankful for the size. I have never been so close to the animals at another zoo and stood in awe in front of all of them. I have not...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent attraction !! Very well kept and located in the middle of a wood. So even in a very hot day you can stroll around comfortably. You can find here many nice and particular animals: lions, hippos, elephants, suricati, Penguins, lemurs, snakes, etc. Highly suggested...More

2  Thank Andrea G
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ZoodiPistoia, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Giardino Zoologico di Pistoia, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Wow! Thank you for your review! See you!

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Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Very nice and lovely visit. Very green surroundings, nice atmosphere. Also good restaurant. Our kids were satisfied!

2  Thank Arta1315
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Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Lots of great animals in A beautiful setting. I didn't give it a 5 because it would have been nice to have more animal shows or interaction with the animals. I think this was off season so there may be more of that in the...More

Thank Melissa J
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ZoodiPistoia, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Giardino Zoologico di Pistoia, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

That's great! Thank you for your review! all the best!

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Reviewed 25 February 2017

It was one of the worse zoos I have ever been to. The cages were tiny and smelly.it was a long way from Florence and definitely not worth the trip.i read the reviews before going and couldn't believe I was in the same place I...More

Thank Marie J
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ZoodiPistoia, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Giardino Zoologico di Pistoia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2017

Dear Marie J, we're sorry you find the zoo so bad. The distance from Florence is forty minutes by car and an hour by train more or less. We've a lot of visitors that comes also from longer distances. Your review is only based on...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Nice zoo. Some enclosures felt a little small. Fun being able to interact with elephants and giraffes. Highlight for my son the baby goats. Missed seeing the wolves, not sure if they were even there. Great that you can picnic, very nice playground. Saw the...More

1  Thank abzjantony
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

It's very beatifull and with many many differnt animals, very fine garden to walk around, to make picnic, to have a very great day expecially with all family.

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ZoodiPistoia, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Giardino Zoologico di Pistoia, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

Thank you for your review! 5 stars is very great for us! We hope you should come back again! All the best.

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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

This was an excellent trip. It was my wife, my 20month son and I. The park has lots of shade, a good range of animals (lion, bear, tiger, elephant, giraffe, etc). The enclosures seemed a decent size and the animals happy(to my untrained eye). The...More

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