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Linton Zoo

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Conservation zoo does great work

This park was really amazing and I feel much more aware of issues of animals I did not even know... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
What am amazing experience, so glad I got it..

I bought my husband a meet and greet the big cats experience here for his birthday. So we headed to... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Terrie D
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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“big cats”(72 reviews)
At Linton Zoo, emphasis is on conservation and education, while providing an enjoyable family outing. There is a wealth of rare and exotic creatures to see including Tigers, Lions, Tapirs, Lemurs, Owls, Parrots, Giant Tortoises, Tarantula Spiders...more
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Mortimer House Hadstock Road, Linton CB21 4NT, England
+44 1223 891308
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All reviews lemur experience big cats conservation work snow leopard giant tortoises endangered species natural environment breeding programme bouncy castle money goes behind the scenes lovely family plenty of picnic tables take your time wide variety of animals play area breeding centre
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This park was really amazing and I feel much more aware of issues of animals I did not even know existed. The zookeeper for the binturongs gave us a talk and was very knowledgeable and clearly cared massively of the survival of this species. I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

I bought my husband a meet and greet the big cats experience here for his birthday. So we headed to Linton with our grandson. I was worried he'd not enjoy it. Well, what an experience. He was speechless when he had finished. John and Kim,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Terrie D
Reviewed 31 October 2018

As the information says:"It a wildlife breeding centre for endangered species not an entertainment centre" It is a great place to visit, the animal details on the cages was concise and very informative. The staff we met were engaging informative and totally at one with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Chris P
Reviewed 30 October 2018

As other reviewers have said, the zoo is run down and some of the poor animals do not have enough space, like the snow leopard and one of the other large cats who were just pacing up and down all the time, it was heartbreaking...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AnnieMHerts
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Linton Zoo is one of my favourite places. i have been here many times over the last 30 years and it never lets me down. It is worth noting that the zoo is focused on breeding endangered animals, where you might go round one zoo...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank John G
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Visited Linton Zoo yesterday with our two granddaughters aged 8 and 5. Great little zoo for younger children and very reasonable entry at £10 per adult and £7.50 per child. The girls loved getting up close to so many of the animals, especially the lions!...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

We visited for my sons 4th birthday, along with our 2yr old, and loved every second! It’s very well laid out, small enough to be intimate but enough to entertain the kids for half a day. The lions & tiger were simply amazing and SO...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 976vickyj
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Fabulous little zoo. Very relaxed. Nice mix of animals. Uneven ground - a lot of tree roots. Very approachable staff with interactive sessions. Basic cafe but food okay. For me the big cats were my favourite, will be back.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Karyn_21
Reviewed 21 October 2018

We had a wonderful time at Linton zoo £10 per person and £30 for lemur encounter ( would advise) they have a great variety of different animals a pancake turtle to a tiger food was great this was made for all ages not just children...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nicola H
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Our first visit to Linton zoo was awesome. Since we live in Newmarket, it’s only 20 minuets drive from here. My 3 year old loves animals and birds. So this is the best place for her. Not very busy and very good staff working. Starts...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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24 March 2018|
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Response from Darryl B | Reviewed this property |
I don’t believe there is I’m afraid best to ring an ask :-)
Peg 2
25 July 2017|
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Response from Frannabelle | Reviewed this property |
it took me and my partner ages to get around, then we had lunch and went around again as there are many animals being fed in the afternoon. also for a cheap price you can go in to some exhibits. There is not a children's... More
Carol H
20 September 2016|
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Response from Leanne S | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a charming little cafe within the zoo. It is not a restaurant however but lovely small cafe with handmade sandwiches and pastries hot and cold drinks etc