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Zoo Rostock, Rostock
(4.2/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web)
More than just a zoo with 4,500 animals and 320 species, Zoo Rostock is a course in Charles Darwin's theory of evolution. Its famed Darwineum is home to three exhibition areas with 80 animal species that explain his concepts. The cultural evolution exhibit explores man's development, from the first use of tools to genetic research. You can also journey to the zoo's South America house; aquarium, bird and reptile house; Nordic animal zone; big cat area; polar bear enclosure; otter sanctuary; and more. Bring a picnic along, or make use of the several onsite restaurants. When you arrive, check the various feeding schedules so you can plan to catch some animals in action. To visit Zoo Rostock and other attractions in Rostock, use our Rostock vacation builder.
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TripAdvisor
  • A beautiful day trip... Good parking and easy access by tram. Dogs are welcome... Recommended
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  • We had a great day at the Rostock Zoo. The plant is located in the forest, making it very natural. The Darwineum is really well done. In particular the system for the great apes has impressed me.
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  • It is a pretty large place, with a huge variety of animals and plants where you can spend a day admirandolos.
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  • Great Zoo! Spent the whole day here with my one year old son.
  • A really nice Zoo. I felt especially, they came closer than for example in the Hamburg zoo animals. My wife and I had a wonderful day. Grade and also for children there was to discover a lot.
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  • A very nice Zoo. Animal fair, maintained and beautifully situated. Child-friendly. The staff is very friendly and helpful. This Zoo is worth its admission. I'm like a fifth, sixth... Once again.
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  • Very nice Zoo! It was despite holiday not all too much going on (was located on the site)... And there is even a botanical garden with it!
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  • A paradise for children. Of course also for the parents. A lovingly-run Zoo. You can find always beautiful photo opportunities and for sustenance is provided almost on every corner!
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