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Wellington Zoo

Wellington Zoo a magical place of learning and fun, leaving visitors with a sense of wonder and respect for nature, and a belief in the need for a sustainable co-existence between wildlife and people.
Wellington Zoo is home to New Zealand’s native treasures and endangered exotic animals. Get up close and personal with wildlife including a range of extraordinary native birds and reptiles. Wellington Zoo is committed to a future in conservation education by bringing animals and people closer together.
You will have the opportunity to meet Tahi the one legged kiwi at 1.15pm each day in the Wild Theatre, Tahi will be accompanied by a guide who will be there to answer questions.
If you’re keen for a truly unique animal experience, try a Close Encounter and interact with cheetahs, red pandas, giraffes and many more engaging animals.

Collection Type
Natural History

Contact Details
Postal address iconPO Box 2199, Wellington
Telephone number icon64-4-3816755
Web address iconhttp://www.wellingtonzoo.com
Email address iconwellingtonzoo@wellingtonzoo.com

Visitor Information
Physical address iconWellington Zoo is located at 200 Daniell Street, Newtown, Wellington. It is only a 10 minutes drive from Wellington CBD., New Zealand
Hours of operation iconDaily 9.30am-5pm Closed Christmas Day
Charges iconAdults $15 Children (3-16 years) $7.50 Under 3's free Family: 1 adult and up to 3 children $30.00 Family: 2 adults and up to 3 children $45.00

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