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Thüringer Zoopark

City: Erfurt 99087
Federal State: Thuringia

Size: 63 ha (157.5 acre)

Animals: 865 animals of 135 species

Opened in 1959

This collection is mainly a zoo                                                                                                         

Attractions & Services *

KinderFor children

StreichelnPetting animals
Children's zoo

FuetternFeeding by visitors
Allowed at some animals, food automats

AngeboteGuided tours and special offers
On prior arrangement / reservation

EssenEat & drink
Snacks, restaurant, picnic site
(this information may also refer to facilities nearby)

ServiceFacilities and restrictions for handicapped and babies
Partly toilets for handicapped, steep areas or steps

InfoShop and publications

Dogs allowed (on a leash), entrance fee for dogs

TermineEvents during the year
Easter celebration, Summer festival, special events, and many more events throughout the year

Opening hours & entrance fees *


Opening hours

 dotMarch until October 9 - 18 hrs., last admission 17:30 hrs.
 dotNovember until February 10:00 - 16:00 hrs., last admission 15:30 hrs.


Entrance fees

 dotAdults: 15 €
 dotChildren (age 3 - 17): 7,5 €
 dotConcessions/reduced admission fees; family admission rates, groups discount rates, annual/season passes

How to get there

AnfahrtBy car: A71 exit Stotternheim towards city. Signposted. Free parking

Anfahrt & By public transport: Tram no. 5 to Zoopark

Aerial view and map at maps.google, in new window
(for street map, click there on map and zoom out)

Staff & contact information

Persons in charge:
 dotDr. Sabine Merz, Direktorin
 dotDr. Heike Maisch, Marketing und Öffentlichkeitsarbeit
 dotMag. Sc. Roy Bäthe, Zoo- und Naturschule


PostAddress: Am Zoopark 1, 99087 Erfurt, GERMANY
Operated by: Eigenbetrieb der Stadt Erfurt
Member of: EAZA, VdZ, Arche-Park GEH

MailE-mail: zooparkverwaltung@erfurt.de
WebWebsite: http://www.zoopark-erfurt.de

* Please note: Most information given about the zoos is derived from our zoo database in German language by parsing keywords or auto-translation. While this works very well with most data, in some cases it might result in odd translation or missing additional details. You might want to have a look at the german German version for control and additional information.

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