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Fukuoka City Zoological Garden

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Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:00
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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
Darwin, Australia

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

Reviewed 15 May 2017
Taichung, Taiwan
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13 May 2018
“"Family Day Out" Picnic or Travel Light”
4 Jan 2019
“Great value”
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1-1 Minamikoen, Chuoku, Fukuoka 810-0037, Fukuoka Prefecture
+81 92-531-1968
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Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

In my eyes, a must while you're here. Low-cost ticket included so much. Plan to spend a few hours here. Would recommend taking the bus to get here, as it's quite far from any train station.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Juliana A
Reviewed 8 November 2018

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.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  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

Date of experience: May 2018
7  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

Date of experience: May 2018
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.

Date of experience: May 2017
3  Thank kimitakas
Reviewed 13 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

Date of experience: March 2017
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

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank AnakinVan
Reviewed 7 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.

Date of experience: July 2016
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

Date of experience: June 2016
3  Thank 487nicolef
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

Date of experience: June 2016
7  Thank bethemmas
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2 August 2015|
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