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Eiszeitliches Wildgehege Neandertal

City: Mettmann 40822
Federal State: North Rhine-Westphalia

Size: 23 ha (57.5 acre)

Animals: 40 animals of 3 species

Opened in 1964

This collection is mainly a deer park                                                                                                         

Attractions & Services *

KinderFor children

StreichelnPetting animals
Not possible

FuetternFeeding by visitors
Not allowed

AttraktionenOther attractions

AngeboteGuided tours and special offers
On prior arrangement / reservation, for a fee

EssenEat & drink
(this information may also refer to facilities nearby)

ServiceFacilities and restrictions for handicapped and babies
Steep areas or steps

InfoShop and publications

Dogs allowed (on a leash)

TermineEvents during the year
Annual festival, special events, exhibitions, and many more events throughout the year

Opening hours & entrance fees *


Opening hours

 dotWildgehege always freely accessible
 dotNeanderthal-Museum: 10 - 18 hrs. except Monday


Entrance fees

 dotFree admission

How to get there

AnfahrtBy car: A46 exit Hilden or A3 exit Mettmann to Mettmann-Zentrum, then signposted as ´Neandertal´ or Museum. parking fee at the museum.

Anfahrt & By public transport: City train 28 to Hochdahl or RegionalTrain 34 to Mettmann

Aerial view and map at maps.google, in new window
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Staff & contact information

Persons in charge:
 dotJutta Scheuß, Zweckverband Wildgehege Neandertal (Betrieb des Wildgehege s)
 dotOtto Kahm, Geschäftsführer Naturschutzverein Neandertal (Eigentümer der Tiere)
 dotHegemeister: Sara Kajak, Hanna Walter, Wilhelm Meyer-Meiser, Markus Schink

TelPhone:++49-(0)++49-2104-139155, 979797 (Museum)
Fax:++49-(0)++49-2104-139154, 979796 (Museum)

PostAddress: Neandertal / Talstraße, 40822 Mettmann, GERMANY
Postal address:Postadresse: Thekhauser Quall 2, 40699 Erkrath
Operated by: Kreis Mettmann, Naturschutzverein Neandertal als Eigentümer der Tiere
Member of: DWV

MailE-mail: hegemeister@wildgehege-neandertal.de
WebWebsite: http://www.wildgehege-neandertal.de

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