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Zoo de Ben Aknoun

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Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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pretty run down

Its open space, limited contents, scuffy and run down. Must have been interesting in its hey day... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2016
ArchitectKenya
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Kenya
Abandoned by the reposibles, not recommanded

It has been abandonded by the responsible. a lot of gangs are there, almost nothing to do except... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2015
BZeggar
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Algiers, Algeria
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Jun 27, 2016
“pretty run down”
Apr 21, 2016
“Great place for a walk”
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Rue de ouad el rouman, Algiers 16106, Algeria
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Reviewed 27 June 2016

Its open space, limited contents, scuffy and run down. Must have been interesting in its hey day. Its ok if you want a walk but theres more attractive places in Algier - try Garden d;essai instead.

1  Thank ArchitectKenya
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Most animals were in great condition, very traditional enclosures. you will be walking to get to places, although there is a motorized car train that I found once, there is no schedule and unclear as to where and when to get it. No train, No...More

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

Absolutely shocking experience. The zoo is completely forgotten and abandoned . The animals are in shocking condition. It was very sad for me to look at them. It doesn't feel safe. The cages are very very old, you can see walls cracked. There's no signs,...More

3  Thank Malgorzata B
Reviewed 9 September 2015

It has been abandonded by the responsible. a lot of gangs are there, almost nothing to do except some parc attractions. I do not recommand it for families and couples nor girls only.

1  Thank BZeggar
Reviewed 28 May 2015

I used to visit this zoo long time ago, it once was very nice with a lots of space for animals and big green spaces..etc unfortunately this place is now abandoned and animals are in a bad shape( not a very nice thing to see)...More

2  Thank Leo D
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Counting amusement park in "Ben Aknoun" is the most beautiful in Algiers, and perhaps in all of the country, thanks to the vast area of forest and various games that are available on them. And thousands of families prefer to visit the park at the...More

1  Thank fayeq-alnatour
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