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Dusit Zoo

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Closed Now: 08:00 - 18:00
Open today: 08:00 - 18:00
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Say good bye to Dusit zoo

I am a local who has been grown up with Dusit zoo 50 years ago, it was an only zoo Thailand had and... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2019
Bangkok, Thailand
Last day at Dusit Zoo: now it’s closed for good!

Sunday 30 September was the last possibility to visit Dusit Zoo. The zoo has closed for good and... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
The Hague, The Netherlands
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  • Average26%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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“nice zoo”(28 reviews)
“reptile house”(12 reviews)
“animals seem”(8 reviews)
Koalas, elephants, zebras and pandas are just some of the 1,600 animals on display in this fairly well-maintained zoo. The zoo also boasts large green spaces and a pond with paddle boats.
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71 Rama 5 Rd. | Dusit, Bangkok 10300, Thailand
+66 2 281 2000
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Reviewed 10 January 2019

I am a local who has been grown up with Dusit zoo 50 years ago, it was an only zoo Thailand had and was very very large and seems to take forever to complete the visit for me then. I just want to add more...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank 298manits
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Our family just want to spend our last visit to Dusit Zoo to bid farewell before it is closed for good (after 80 years of the operation at this location). Even though a week after our visit, the zoo will be closed, but most of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Seven L
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Sunday 30 September was the last possibility to visit Dusit Zoo. The zoo has closed for good and will me moved to a bigger location in Thanyaburi. I must say the Thai concept of a zoo differs a lot from a western point of view....More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 500dank
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

A cheaper choice among bangkok city to visit. Our kids were enjoyed. Specially with the dolphin show. We found the entrance ticket also reasonable and everyone can afford. We’ve been this place couple of times in different years. Recommend place. Thanks

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank simbillah
Reviewed 5 September 2018

The Dusit Zoo is going to close for good in the end of September 2018. So, I took one Sunday and went there before they close. The overall impression was good. I saw some monkeys that were apathetic in their cages, but that was also...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Old and small Zoo that will close its doors at the end of September. New one will be opened sometime in the future.

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank timop531
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Dusit Zoo is in a sad shape and I feel sorry for the animals that live here in small enclosures or cages. Some attractions (Bird Island) and food outlets were closed, and there was trash lying around and the whole place made a not well...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

It was a lot of fun, you can rent a bike and enjoy the nature and animals. It was not full just some school classes. You can visit a crocodile show which doesn't cost extra. There is also the possibility to have some lunch. Worth...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank AsuM0
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We went to Dusit Zoo yesterday, 28 August, in spite of multiple taxi drivers telling us it was closed. ("It close. Believe me," texted a Grab taxi driver.) Apart from the photocopied (rather than glossy color) zoo map, there are no signs that it's about...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joshua J
Reviewed 21 August 2018

this is a very sad place to visit, me and my daughter went in August 2018, there is an elephant showing very obvious signs of distress with no room to move around in and what looked like no food, just chained up and rocking, there...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank diane S
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When wandering around the Dusit Palace grounds, you'd
almost forget you're still in a Southeast-Asian city.
The Renaissance-style buildings and leafy gardens
wouldn't be out of place in an European capital, and
the serenity here is in stark contrast with the
chaotic city life outside of its complex walls. Dusit
is one of Bangkok's oldest districts, and while the
rest of Bangkok is modernising at a rapid pace, Dusit
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3 December 2018|
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Response from 500dank | Reviewed this property |
Please disregard the word January in my previous post about the closure. That’s not meant to be there.
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13 March 2018|
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Response from arkaneh | Reviewed this property |
Dear Benjamin There is no baggage storage facility nor left baggeage service at the zoo. Nevertheless , the staff at ticket booth are obliged to accommodate your request by leaving your luggages at the booth. You may not... More
22 January 2018|
Response from sam107 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can access the zoo in a wheelchair. When I was there I saw some restroom that are designed to accommodate wheelchairs. Only issue is in the Aviary section where the birds are and the lion and tigers you have to climb... More