Welcome to Zoo Berlin!

Zoo Berlin is Germany’s oldest zoological garden and home to the world’s largest variety of species. Almost 20,000 animals of around 1,400 species live in the 33-hectare zoo. They include elephants, giraffes, gorillas, and Germany’s only giant pandas.

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Zoo News


Eye to eye with lions and tigers

Renovation work on Zoo Berlin’s Predator House has begun

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Zoo News


2017 – an eventful year in figures

Stocktaking at Zoo, Tierpark and Aquarium

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Zoo Blog


Making love, not war

The bonobos of the Congo

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Berlin pockets three Panda Awards

Two golds and one bronze for Zoo Berlin.

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Panda Blog

The Panda Blog

All panda news at a glace.

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Each year, millions of visitors of all ages come to Zoo Berlin for a delightful day out – with family, with friends, or alone. With its large adventure playground and idyllic petting zoo Hans im Glück, Zoo Berlin is the perfect place to take the kids for a short getaway – any day of the year!

Visit your favourite animals, discover new species, and perhaps cement new-found friendships by sponsoring an animal of your choice. And don’t forget to check out the fascinating World of Birds, the Hippo House, and the popular sea lion show. We also offer exclusive tours and put together fun-filled parties for children’s birthdays and company celebrations. Zoo Berlin makes an important contribution to species conservation efforts around the world and participates in various European and international endangered species programmes.