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Hsinchu Zoo

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No.279 Gongyuan Rd., East District, Hsinchu, Taiwan
+886 3 522 2194
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Hsinchu Zoo is much more like a mini petting zoo than your standing understanding of a modern... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Trevor L
via mobile
An old Zoo undergo renovation

It was an old zoo requiring attention. At the moment the City government is working on a project to... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2017
EnjoyHsinchu
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Hsinchu County, Taiwan
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No.279 Gongyuan Rd., East District, Hsinchu, Taiwan
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+886 3 522 2194
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Hsinchu Zoo is much more like a mini petting zoo than your standing understanding of a modern municipal zoo. If is an easy stroll around but you will be competing with families and school tours which seem to keep this place busy.

Thank Trevor L
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

It was an old zoo requiring attention. At the moment the City government is working on a project to renovate it along with the Hsinchu Park and it is expected to be reopened sometime in June, 2018.

2  Thank EnjoyHsinchu
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Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Smelly and sad place to visit. Better go somewhere else is you want to enjoy yourself or escape the city.

1  Thank Esther868
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

The zoo is in a run-down condition. I feel sorry for the animals in that place. The animals are being neglected.

1  Thank lvanniek
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

I feel sorry for most animals in a zoo, but in this case particularly the two tigers, hippo and the orangutan. The zoo really is too small to accommodate these magnificent animals. Also some of the birds are in dirty cages with next to no...More

Thank CrumpySeaford
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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Nice place to spend a few hours to see some animals bird and plants from that region. Its not so big as a zoo in europe but they have enough to show too you. Also verry cheap cost almost nothing just a few twd.

Thank Hendrik D
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

It's a zoo which has a long history. There are lots of animals in Hsinchu municipal zoo, for example, tiger, Malaysian sun bear, sika deer, and crocodile. Incredibly, it only charges NT$20 as admission. It's a great place for kids and couples.

Thank 李興彥
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Reviewed 1 September 2016

Lol. Yep, they had that, as well as a raccoon exhibit! But they did have more exotic animals, as well: gorrillas, bears, a hippo, and some other cool animals. It costs less than a dollar to visit and it is good for an hour or...More

1  Thank GatorNation
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Reviewed 2 June 2016

This zoo is a small zoo. It's closed on Mondays but otherwise it's a nice little zoo. Not very big and you can get through it in about an hour. The kids really enjoy watching the animals. Not the most exciting zoo but it's a...More

Thank CJO0501
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Reviewed 11 April 2016

Smaller sized zoo that you can see in an hour or two. I enjoyed the tigers and orangutan. The entry was cheap, under NT$100 (I can't recall the exact price). Good place to take the kids or girlfriend. Worth checking out.

Thank David O
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Airen R
18 March 2018|
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The zoo, park, and surrounding attractions are currently closed for renovations.
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