For your visit

The guide to the Berlin Zoo

The guide to the Berlin Zoo provides you with all of the information about the Berlin Zoo. It contains over 130 pages of information about our animal residents including a map of the Zoo.

Available in German and English at the information centre at Hardenberplatz 8 and at the ticket counters.


  • German €4.00
  • English €5.00

Handcart rental

We have handcarts available for our youngest visitors.

  • Rental fee: €4.00 (security deposit: €10.00)
  • Only available at the entrance opposite to the train station "Zoologischer Garten Berlin”.


You will find restrooms

  • in the elephant house*
  • in the Woodland pub restaurant*
  • in the Zoo Restaurant*
  • in the bird house
  • in the monkey house

* including toilets for the disabled

Wheelchair rental

Zoo barrier-free Find every Info  here!

Bringing animals

We are sorry, but animals may not be brought into the Zoo.


Children's vehicles

Children's vehicles without handlebars/push rods are not permitted.