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Fukuoka City Zoological Garden

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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"Family Day Out" Picnic or Travel Light

To be able to travel with a young child & have the ability to have others around, this is a place... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2018
Nakagawa1971
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Darwin, Australia
Wonderful

Zoological Garden and Botanical Garden are located at the same place. If you buy an entrance... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
kimitakas
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Fukuoka, Japan
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13 May 2018
“"Family Day Out" Picnic or Travel Light”
2 weeks ago
“So clean and great animal line up!”
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1-1 Minamikoen, Chuoku, Fukuoka 810-0037, Fukuoka Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's such a clean zoo with the most wonderful kinds of animals. You can see how well fed the animals are and how nice the kind of home the zoo had put the animals in.

Thank Katrina R
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Fukuoka City Zoo is under reconstruction - the present view is depressing because animals are kept like in the beginning of the 20th century. The adjacent Botanical Garden is much nicer and may justify the visit to the Zoo. The self-service cabin lift is another...More

6  Thank choerig
Reviewed 13 May 2018

To be able to travel with a young child & have the ability to have others around, this is a place to do so. Throughout the park there are many places to set down & enjoy the gardens while having a break or a snack...More

Thank Nakagawa1971
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Zoological Garden and Botanical Garden are located at the same place. If you buy an entrance ticket, you can visit both facilities. I like the rose garden very much. The greenhouse is beautiful, too.

3  Thank kimitakas
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My grandkids live in Fukuoka so we took a trip to the Zoo last week. First the parking is awful. We had to park and take a taxi to the Zoo. It would be best to bring your own food as it was not great....More

4  Thank zoeblizz
Reviewed 25 December 2016

A nice place to visit but be warned that it is a far walk from the nearest subway station. We found ourselves hiking over a small hill/park to reach the zoo. I didn't mind the walk in the cool December air but can imagine it...More

Thank Adithepv
Reviewed 8 August 2016

The zoo has a well-thought out thematic walk, and even though the weather was hot, managed to see all the animals in a couple of hours.

1  Thank Darthduh
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

The habitats are not bad but not up to the standards we are used to in the US. Many unique Asian animals. We did not see the whole zoo due to heat. Walking distance from subway, but long on top of walking at the zoo...More

3  Thank Nicole F
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Some friends and I were bored with nothing to do on a Sunday afternoon, so decided we'd check out the local zoo. The entrance fee was almost unbelievably cheap, only 600yen, which in hindsight should have been a hint at what to expect. I had...More

7  Thank bethemmas
Reviewed 18 March 2016

This Zoo has lots of animals in fairly good enclosures. It is a great place to relax and stroll at a nice easy slow pace. Also a great place to meet locals as they tend to be curious about how foreigners feel about their zoo....More

Thank 1DanielPaul
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Wolfee1991
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Response from Trevor428 | Reviewed this property |
You can use bus or subway. I recommend the bus since it'll drop you off right at the entrance. If you use the subway, you get off at Sakurazaka station and then you have a pretty good hike up the steep hill to the zoo. There... More
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