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Mitchell Park

#16 of 122 things to do in Durban Features Animals
10 Ferndale Road | Morningside, Durban, South Africa
+27 31 23 2318
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Picnic spot

A great place where you can take your family or partner.Lots of fun for kids and space for them to... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2016
ROCHELLE65
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Durban, South Africa
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
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  • Excellent26%
  • 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 10 November 2016

A great place where you can take your family or partner.Lots of fun for kids and space for them to run around.Very safe place except for the monkeys who keeps stealing your food:) There's also a zoo there with lots of birds etc and educational...More

Thank ROCHELLE65
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
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