Press area

Here you can access all press reports and selected images for editorial use. Please pay attention to the copyright notice below.

    All I want for Christmas is Zoo: Reopening on 24 December

    Exemption granted | Christmas spirit at Zoo, Aquarium and Tierpark Berlin

    Zoo Berlin joins IUCN

    Together against species extinction: International Conservation Fellowship Announced

    Bird flu update: Zoo Berlin remains closed

    No further positive cases detected so far | Some test results still pending

    Bird flu outbreak at Zoo Berlin

    Waterbird tests positive | Zoo Berlin closed to visitors

    Goodbye, Djasinga!

    Sick orangutan is put to sleep

    Pit and Paule – three going on thirteen!

    Zoo Berlin’s panda twins celebrate another birthday in Berlin

    A shining example: Our award-winning young conservationists

    Environment Minister Steffi Lemke awards Biodiversity Prize in cooperation with Zoo and Tierpark Berlin | €2 million for species conservation

    Working together to protect species

    Berlin’s zoos and the WWF adopt a recovery plan for European bison in the Greater Caucasus.

    Springing into action

    Zoo and Tierpark Berlin ring in the spring with spectacular free-flight shows, commentated feeding sessions, and lots of new babies.

    For she’s a jolly good fellow: Fatou turns 65

    The world’s oldest gorilla celebrates a milestone birthday

    A fresh start for springtime

    Easing of Covid-19 measures | Free Tierpark Berlin admission for refugees

    Young heroes wanted!

    Call for applications: Zoo and Tierpark Berlin launch new Biodiversity Prize

    Showing more than solidarity

    Zoo and Tierpark Berlin send supplies to Ukrainian zoos

Filming & Photography in Zoo Berlin

Filming and photography for private purposes is allowed. You must stick to the visitor trails.

Photography and filming for editorial purposes must be notified and authorised with the press department.

Commercial shots are not permitted.

All audio, video and/or photographic material released by Zoo Berlin is protected by copyright and may only be used for the purposes of reporting on Zoo Berlin. All other rights are reserved, particularly, but not exclusively, the right to use this material for commercial purposes. Any requests regarding such use must be submitted in writing to Zoo Berlin. The copyright-protected material must be credited as follows: © Zoo Berlin.

Holders of a valid press ID of a German or international journalists association are granted free entry into Zoo Berlin.

Photos for editorial purposes

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Press contact

Christiane Reiss
Katharina Marie Sperling
Philine Hachmeister
Svenja Eisenbarth

Zoologischer Garten Berlin AG
Hardenbergplatz 8
10787 Berlin


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Today, 9. February
9:00 - 16:30
Last admission: 15:30
Opening hours

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  • Panda talk 11:00
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Hardenbergplatz 8, 10787 Berlin

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