Byculla Zoo


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#35 of 458 things to do in Mumbai

Black Kite Spotted at Byculla Zoo (Nivalink Trip Dated - 20 April 2014)
Turtles at Byculla Zoo (Nivalink Trip Dated - 20 April 2014)
Alligator at Byculla Zoo (Nivalink Trip Dated - 20 April 2014)
Sambar at Byculla Zoo (Nivalink Trip Dated - 20 April 2014)
Byculla Zoo Garden (Nivalink Trip Dated - 20 April 2014)

Byculla zoo also known as the Veermata Jijabai Udyan was established in 1861. One can see a variety of birds and animals here (black bucks, crocodiles, hyena, monitor lizards, foxes, Hippo etc).



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Hidden gem of MumbaiBy bhukkadiyer on 09th Sep 2019

Being in mumbai for so many years I didn't know there was a museum right next to the zoo gate. Well must say the museum is very well made with really amazing decor and and lights. Very informative...

Oldest museum of mumbaiBy guptaratika on 17th Aug 2019

I travelled a long way to visit this and it was worth it. I liked most the depiction of the Indian gods and their avatars. My 6 year old was fascinated by the ivory sculptures. well kept and clean...

Just lovelyBy Chriselle B on 30th Jul 2019

I am a local and this museum is always recommended to visitors because it is my favourite. I find it pretty, compact and accessible and well maintained. I will go back to visit the zoo as well. I...

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