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Mitchell Park

#16 of 120 things to do in Durban Features Animals
10 Ferndale Road | Morningside, Durban, South Africa
+27 31 23 2318
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Well worth a visit with children.....................

For family outings, this place ia a winner for sure. Lot's to keep the kids enjoying the slides... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2016
Z7559PVmohamede
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Durban, South Africa
Cheap and Lots to see

The tickets for entrance are cheap and affordable but there's quite a lot see inside the park. Many... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2016
TGatehouse
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  • Very good47%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
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10 Ferndale Road | Morningside, Durban, South Africa
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+27 31 23 2318
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Reviewed 3 November 2016

For family outings, this place ia a winner for sure. Lot's to keep the kids enjoying the slides, swings etc in the play area. For a small fee one can go into the Zoo area and what a fantastic collection of birds, monkeys, other reptiles...More

Thank Z7559PVmohamede
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

The tickets for entrance are cheap and affordable but there's quite a lot see inside the park. Many birds and a few primates which I always enjoy seeing. There was also Galapagos Tortoises which I'd never seen before! There's lots of other animals as well...More

Thank TGatehouse
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Mitchell Park has a little zoo with quite a range of small animals. There is playground equipment and a restaurant. Great family vibes over the weekend.

Thank Byron B
Reviewed 15 October 2016

This is a nice park although over weekends as it is small it gets a little crowded. The lower section is mostly open grass with a nice seating area under a huge tree – suitable for families with children there is a quite large swings...More

Thank GDay1044
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We often go to Mitchell Park on family outings. It has a lovely tea garden, park with slides, swings and much more. The big attraction for us though is that we have a big animal.lover in our family and they have a lovely mini-zoo which...More

Thank Michelle_Guy_100
Reviewed 6 October 2016

The best way to spend the last few hours in Durban.The park has a very nice café and the park itself is well maintained,with colourful borders. The zoo has a nice range of animal and birds, a must for any family. Mitchell park is a...More

Thank Rico1974
Reviewed 5 October 2016

The park is beautiful and well maintained with colorful bedding, shrubs and trees. There is a playground and a very good cafe. The adjacent zoo has beautifully made aviaries. The cages and enclosures are large enough for the birds and small mammals. They are designed...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Could seriously use a revamp. Very dirty, has a little zoo, that has little to none animals. Needs serious attention.

Thank Mala P
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Very enjoyable day out with my boy !! Lots of animals to see, mostly all in pretty good condition. Cages/enclosures are fairly well maintained and the overall cleanliness not bad at all. Zoo forms part of the Mitchell Park experience, with a nice park setting...More

Thank SharkeyUSA
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Nice big park with a playground with swings and slides for kids. also a small zoo inside the park with some sort of monkeys and lots of birds.

Thank mjlamotte
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