Brooklands Zoo, New Plymouth

4.6
#2 of 15 in Parks in New Plymouth
Get up close to a range of native and exotic species at Brooklands Zoo, a well-managed and family-focused zoo. With farmyard animals, otters, meerkats, and even Bolivian squirrel monkeys, visitors are treated to great views of the abundant mammalian life that has its home here. A walk-through aviary offers new perspectives on New Zealand's avian life, while the daily feeding of the Capuchin monkeys provides an educational form of entertainment. A playground and numerous picnic tables make the zoo a comfortable space for the whole family to explore at their own pace. To visit Brooklands Zoo and other attractions in New Plymouth, use our New Plymouth online holiday planner .
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  • This was a surprise find while exploring Pukekura Park. Not big, but an interesting selection of animals from farmyard pigs to meerkats. Really nicely done and free!  more »
  • I've been visiting this wee zoo for over 40 years and I never tire of its cuteness and beauty. From my first visit as an 18 yr old visiting from Wellington with my boyfriend to my most recent visit wi...  more »
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