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Address: Miyagaoka 3 Banchi 1, Chuo-ku, Sapporo 064-0959, Hokkaido
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Phone Number: +81 11-621-1426
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An amusement park and penguin pool make this zoo a popular spot for...

An amusement park and penguin pool make this zoo a popular spot for children.

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We enjoyed every corner of this place!

Though it was a chilling day, it was all fun and memorable. The zoo has a lot of unique and beautiful animals that the management seemed to be taking extra good care. Panda... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 September 2016
AsianFairy2001
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68 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

As far as zoos go, this isn't bad, kids will love it. The animals cages aren't a bad size and they are in good condition. The zoo is well designed so that it's easy to walk around and see the majority of the animals in 3 -4 hours. It has 3 locations that serve food and you can also buy... More 

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Thank Jeremybr
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Though it was a chilling day, it was all fun and memorable. The zoo has a lot of unique and beautiful animals that the management seemed to be taking extra good care. Panda, leopard, lion, black bear, and different species of monkeys are entertaining! We took a lot of pictures. My son had fun looking at the animals here and... More 

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Thank AsianFairy2001
Hong Kong, null, Hong Kong
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

I lived near marayuma so I made a trip to the zoo with my family. Some of the newer exhibitions like the monkeys and chimpanzees were great. We got to see them feed the animals up close and the chimps played freely in a well ventilated and clean place. However, some of the older exhibition buildings were truly unpleasant, smelly... More 

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Thank Story S
Malaysia
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36 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

If you are an animal lover, you will enjoy visiting this zoo. This zoo is well-maintained and clean. No doubt its not very big, but its sufficient I felt. Not too tiring at least. Animals looked clean. Polar bears, penguins, seal, kangaroos were my main attraction because these are not available in M'sia. There's a small petting farm in the... More 

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Thank honey_mel
Singapore, Singapore
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64 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

My 1st Self-drive (F&E) tour. My 1st visit to Japan. Visited Maruyama Zoo after Maruyama Park and Hokkaido Shine. This is a small zoo. There aren’t many animals in this zoo.

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Thank Jason L
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70 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

I went to this zoo last 3 days. You can enjoy your day with your friends,family or lover. There're many animals such as Polar bear , penguin , birds and monkeys.

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1 Thank Farz_fy
Pasig, Philippines
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

The place and animals are well maintained. My family and I really love the variety of animals especially the bears/panda. Definitely recommend this place to others.

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1 Thank ea_andrei
Kaminoyama, Japan
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

If you go in winter, even during the snow festival, it's not crowded in the slightest, and you have a good chance of seeing animals that would normally never be near snow... be near some snow. There's also a lateral ice slide for the kids. Apart from that, it's essentially just a run-of-the-mill zoo, with all the moral dubiousness that... More 

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Thank Gliblord
Hong Kong
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

It’s a small but well-maintained zoo. During my visit, most of the animals including polar bears, bears, tiger, otters etc. were active and displaying natural behaviours. I especially love the red panda exhibit with the pandas walking above you.

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1 Thank lorettaho
Manila, Philippines
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69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Just dropped by here. I didn't expect much as it was pretty small compared to other Japanese zoos like Ueno zoo. But seeing the winter animals active during the winter season was a sight to see. I could practically hold the red panda that was roaming by the fence.

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