More than 890 zoos in our database!
The update for winter 2019 brought several new zoos, supplementing our guidebook Abenteuer Zoo (2nd edition). Many new attractions and whole zoos opened during the past months, and we received many update forms with new data from visitors and zoo employees. Never before we had so much information on so many parks!

New zoos in the database:

Tiererlebnispark Müritz, Grabowhöfe
Welt der Gifte, Greifswald
Naturagart Aquarium, Dörenthe
Tierpark Café Orchidee, Hornbach
Tier- und Ökogarten, Peine
Mini Krabbelzoo, Schneeberg
Kleine Tierwelt Fohlenweide, Albstadt
Streichelzoo Käsealm, Rottenbuch
Kinderbauernhof Kirchdorf, Hamburg
Lehrgehege Pfrentschweiher, Eslarn
Wildpark Jägersburger Wald, Einhausen
Wildlife Usedom, Trassenheide
Eulenwelt Falkenhof Harz, Güntersberge
Vogelvoliere, Korbach
Botanischer Volkspark, Berlin-Blankenfelde
Arche Kienbergpark, Berlin-Hellersdorf
Wildgehege St. Blasien, St. Blasien
Knirpsenfarm, Berlin
Vivarien im Botanischen Garten, Jena
Tierpark Haus Müller, Möhnesee-Günne


Zoo Map Germany                    

The zoo map shows all zoos, sorted by category or otherwise selected. As soon as you choose from the menue on the right, the map will be drawn. Or click on the small map to get a map with all zoos at once.
  Special Maps
  Member Zoos of Deutsche Tierpark-Gesellschaft DTG
  Member Zoos of Verband der Zoologischen Gärten VdZ
  Member Parks of Deutscher Wildgehege-Verband DWV


Links to aerial views           

Most German zoos can be seen from the air at Google Maps in high resolution. The additional street map layer is very useful for getting to the park. We have located and linked all parks - for example:
Zoo Wuppertal
Zoo Köln
Tierpark Hellabrunn
Tiergarten Nürnberg
Zoo Augsburg
Zoo Duisburg
Zoo Nordhorn
Zoo Magdeburg
Zoo Osnabrück
Wilhelma Stuttgart
Zoo Berlin
Tierpark Berlin

German Version

This database about German zoos was created in German language. You might want to have a look at the German version as well, where you will find additional information including more detailed zoo descriptions.

Zoos in Switzerland

France The Zoo Database for Switzerland with more than 75 zoos, wildlife parks, aquaria etc. Only in German language for now.

Zoos in Austria

Austria More than 80 zoos, wildlife parks, aquaria etc. in the Austrian Zoo Database.
is a service by Zoo-AG Bielefeld to provide independently researched information about public animal collections in Germany. It comprises the large zoos as well as the small, regional parks.

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