ARTIS, Amsterdam

4.3
Experience wildlife at ARTIS, which supports an aquarium, planetarium, arboretum, and the country's oldest zoo. The zoo was founded in 1838 and holds 27 historic buildings that are wonderful examples of 19th-century architecture. The park's name is short for "natura artis magistra," (nature is the teacher of art and science). Learn about art and science through exhibits with more than 900 species of animals and 200 species of trees. Watch giraffes, zebras, monkeys, and more, along with marine life, at the on-site aquarium. By using our Amsterdam online trip planner , you can arrange your visit to ARTIS and other attractions in Amsterdam.
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  • We have a subscription and regularly come to Artis. There's always something to do and it's always fun. In Summer they are extra long open.
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  • 25 euros spent very well clean and perfect place a zoo to vedere.ci are so many animals and some in their habitat
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  • Nice zoo. Its so natural. Not big but cute and interesting. A lot of animals can walk there free around you, for example lemurs, kangaroos or many species of birds. What go for is a pavilion of butterflies at the end of the garden and big aquarium in an old building.
  • Really nice zoo. Very quiet and plenty of space this time of year. They were digging up a few areas to maintain the walkways but nothing was closed off. You can get quite close to a lot of the animals so you can get some good photos with your phone. There are a number of places to eat and drink which are not too pricey. The whole place is clean, tidy and we'll presented.
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