National Kiwi Centre

National Kiwi Centre

Reviews

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Alexis Leneveu

Ranking: 10/10

Eel feeding, Kiwi feeding. Old fashioned but cute centre. Saw the feeding of eel and Kiwi which is really nice. Nice staff. $22 per person - worth it.

Reviewed about 6 years ago and experienced in December 2014

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Marek Heiurich

Germany

Ranking: 1/10

Very unsophisticated place for keeping endangered animals.

Reviewed over 6 years ago and experienced in March 2014

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Anouck Roudet

France

Ranking: 10/10

A little museum, very cheap, where you can see real kiwi birds! Very interesting price compared to the other places where you can see kiwi birds - very nice spot!

Reviewed almost 7 years ago and experienced in February 2014

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Jacques Revel

France

Ranking: 9/10

Very interesting visit and not expensive.

Reviewed almost 7 years ago and experienced in March 2014

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Jonathan Meun

France

Ranking: 5/10

Good welcome but needs a lot of refurbishment.

Reviewed about 8 years ago and experienced in January 2013

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Luise Fuchs

Germany

Ranking: 8/10

Student discount! Very good! Really nice people and you can feed massive eels!

Reviewed about 8 years ago

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Lea Scheuvens

Germany

Ranking: 8/10

Kind people and guide. Kim is so cute! Eel feeding three times a day (up to two metres long and 120 years old!). Other animals and fish. Student discount!

Reviewed about 8 years ago

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Cindy Parson

United Kingdom

Ranking: 10/10

Very helpful staff that went out of their way to make sure we had a great time

Reviewed about 8 years ago

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Katrawa

Germany

Ranking: 5/10

Not up to date, smells 'old', don't like eels that much, but kiwi came quite close.

Reviewed about 9 years ago and experienced in February 2012

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Andrew Powell

United Kingdom

Ranking: 4/10

Bit disappointing. Only 2 kiwi in the centre and a lot of other animals, mostly aquatic. We did get to feed and touch giant eels, just did not see much of the kiwi. Expected more for the $18.50. If we had not stayed for the eel feeding we would have felt ripped off, instead we just thought it was expensive.

Reviewed over 9 years ago

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Rebecca Richardson

England

Ranking: 4/10

Expensive for what it is, especially advertising to see Kiwi birds and they have two in a VERY small enclosure. Good to see birds but not sure it's great for them.

Reviewed over 9 years ago

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Bette Eh

United States

Ranking: 10/10

Wonderful chance to see the Kiwis in a well designed informative centre. Feeding the giant eels was also great. It was clear the centre is part of the effort to protect the Kiwis.

Reviewed about 10 years ago

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Rocipon

France

Ranking: 5/10

The kiwis are great, the rest is not that new or in good shape, even if feeding the eels is nice.

Reviewed about 10 years ago

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Jochen

Switzerland

Ranking: 4/10

Two Kiwis to be seen, besides shabby and expensive.

Reviewed about 10 years ago and experienced in February 2011

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Sandra

Netherlands

Ranking: 3/10

Would not go there, overpriced, waste of time.

Reviewed about 10 years ago

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Claudia

Germany

Ranking: 8/10

An aquarium, some nice information about fish, only two kiwis and one of them very young and shy, small cages.

Reviewed over 10 years ago

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Bas Geerts

Netherlands

Ranking: 7/10

Old complex, but 2 live Kiwis, 2 Tuataras and a lot of big eels.

Reviewed over 10 years ago

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Jonathan Angela

Switzerland

Ranking: 6/10

A bit old and out of date, needs renovating. At least you can see some kiwis and the 150-years-old eels are impressive.

Reviewed about 11 years ago and experienced in January 2010

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Sibille Fischer

Switzerland

Ranking: 5/10

A big part on renovation/building, small, expensive.

Reviewed about 11 years ago and experienced in January 2010

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Ann Riley

England

Ranking: 8/10

Only way to see Kiwi!!

Reviewed over 11 years ago and experienced in November 2009

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stephenb

England

Ranking: 6/10

Limited and somewhat distancing.

Reviewed over 11 years ago